Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... New York City (NY) , ..., U.S.A.
• Radar Relay:
$2700000 (Seed Round)
• Welcome Homes:
$5350000 (Early stage VC)
New York City (NY) - San Francisco California - Nashville Tennessee - Boston Massachusetts - Denver Colorado - Seattle Washington - Los Angeles California - Austin Texas - Brentwood Tennessee - Boulder (CO), U.S.A.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Paulo Alto California..., U.S.A.
• Kin Insurance:
$650000 (Angel Round)
• Camino Real:
$5070000 (Early stage VC)
Paulo Alto California - Palo Alto (CA) - San Francisco California - Palo Alto California - California - U.S.A., U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Cannabis • Insurance (& InsurTech) • Mobile
Jonathan Gheller serves as Chief Executive Officer at Metabolic. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at Sentinel. Gheller served as Advisor at Grovo Learning and is currently an advisor at Glossier. He was a Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer of Mixtant and Storylane (Sold to Facebook). He also serves as Entrepreneur in Residence at Index Ventures. He holds a Master's in Political Economy from University of Essex, Master's in Philosophy from Universidad Simon Bolivar and a Degree in Economics from Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia.
Golden Seeds is an angel investor group and acts as an early-stage investment firm which specializes in seed, early stage and later stage investments. The firm focuses on women-led companies and invests in the B2B and B2C technology, healthcare and consumer products sectors. The firm was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
7thirty is a venture capital firm based in Boulder, Colorado. The firm invests in the legal cannabis and hemp/CBD sectors. The firm typically participates in post-seed or series A investments. The firm's investment focus includes ag-tech, retail tech, data and analytics, marketplaces, blockchain-based software, robotics, machine learning, biotech, cybersecurity and robotics sectors.
Investing in Cannabis • Food & Beverage &bul... New York City, U.S.A.
$13000000 (Later stage VC)
Merida Capital Partners
New York City, U.S.A.
Cannabis • Food & Beverage • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services) • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Life Science
Merida Capital Partners is a private equity investment firm targeting fundamental growth and development of the cannabis industry. Their investment emphasis focuses on cultivation technologies, products and services associated with the evolution of cannabis as an agricultural product, a natural plant-based medicine, a constituent in pharmaceutical formulations, and a recreational consumer product.
Matrix Partners is a venture capital firm based in San Francisco, California and was founded in 1977. The firm invests in the software, enterprise software, mobile, financial tech, SaaS and e-commerce sectors located in the United States.
Vulcan Capital is a private equity and venture capital firm and investment arm of Paul Allen based in Seattle, Washington. The firm focuses on investing in all stages of corporate development through leveraged buyouts, growth capital, turnarounds and early-stage venture capital. The firm invests in the financial services, internet technology, life sciences, media, communication and consumer sectors. It was established in 2003 and operates as an investment arm of Vulcan.
Alumni Ventures Group is a venture capital firm based in Manchester, New Hampshire, with regional offices in major venture hubs. The firm invests in a variety of companies diversified across sectors, stages, and regions that have an established venture firm leading the round.
Invest in the change you want to see in the world.
Most Interested In
A new generation of open and distributed technology businesses are realigning the value chain in oligopolistic markets in industrial economies, and creating entirely new markets with incentives and cooperation in emerging ecosystems rife with negative externalities.
If changing the world is not enough and your technology and team are laser-focused on changing the world for the better, let's connect.
Not Interested In
Closed-platform reliant apps or SaaS. Anyone NOT building open value.
Anamitra Banerji is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Afore Capital. Banerji served as Partner at Foundation Capital. He serves as a Board Member of Localytics. He came to Foundation with eight years of product management leadership experience in the consumer internet space at Twitter, Yahoo! and Overture. Before working in product roles, Anamitra was a software engineer in the enterprise data space for four years. He also co-founded an internet-healthcare company PlanetHealthOnline. Anamitra joined Twitter in March 2009 as its 30th employee and first product manager. While there, he built out Twitter's advertising team, incubating from scratch all three products promoted tweets, promoted trends and promoted accounts, he led the team in getting those products up and running. As Partner at Foundation Capital, Banerji focuses on identifying and investing in promising startups in the communications, commerce, mobile and marketing technology industries. He uses his vast personal experience working alongside entrepreneurs to identify those who stand out in their respective industries. During his time as an Entrepreneur In Residence, he served as a consultant in the investment process and also helped launch Widescope, an early-stage research project at Stanford focused on crowd-sourcing federal and state budget deficit reduction. Anamitra earned an MBA from Cornell University and a degree in Electronics Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, India.
Semil Shah serves as a Venture Partner at GGV Capital. He also serves as an Investor of BirdEye. He is the Founder and serves as a General Partner of Haystack, which invested in more than 70 companies, including Instacart, Hired, and DoorDash. He serves as the Venture Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners. He serves on the advisory boards of The Alpha Network and StrictlyVC. He is also a former consultant for several venture capital firms, including General Catalyst, Trinity Ventures, and GGV Capital, among others. His notable AI investments include AirMap, an airspace services provider that focuses on providing accurate airspace information for building unmanned aircraft, drones, and applications; Iris Automation, which helps industrial drones avoid collision; and SkySafe, which provides drone defense and airspace control solutions. Semil holds a bachelor's degree from University of Michigan and a Master's degree from Harvard University.
I'm a VC & angel investor with 120+ deals done.
My fund, Asymmetry Ventures, focuses on seed-stage deals.
I also founded and currently manage an AngelList syndicate of 1600 accredited investors. Our syndicate deploys checks of $100K - $300K into exceptional early-stage ventures.
I love deep tech (e.g. life sci/biotech; med devices & healthcare; AI; hardware & IoT).
And in general, I love startups with strong early traction (ideally revenues - but user and usage traction are great too).
Not Interested In
As a rule, I don't invest in pre-seed companies.
But I'd be thrilled to meet talented founders at the pre-seed stage, and get to know them as they take early steps in building their ventures!
Obsessively hunting down, and investing in, the world's fastest-growing startups. Moonlighting as strategist @capgemini. Served time @harvard-4, @berkeley.
David Friedberg is the Founder of The Production Board. He is also a Co-Founder and Chairman at MetroMile. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Eatsa. He is an owner and serves as Chairman at Northern Quinoa Production He co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of The Climate Corporation. . Previously, he was with Google. Before Google, Friedberg spent several years working in private equity and investment banking. Earlier, he worked at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He has a degree in Astrophysics from UC Berkeley.
Marc Rougier is a Co-Founder and serves as President at Scoop.it. Rougier also serves as Partner at Elaia Partners. His first entrepreneurial experience dates back to 1990 when he left his PhD program in Artificial Intelligence at McGill University to launch his first start-up (Logic Controller Management). He then joined Thales as an international business developer in Australia, Asia, Africa and America. In 2000, he launched his second start-up, Meiosys (Application Virtualisation), that moved to Palo Alto and was then acquired by IBM in 2005. After two years in corporate development at IBM, he launched Goojet, a mobile social media. He serves as board member at OpenIO, Containous, Stanley Robotics, ForePaaS and Uwinloc.
Investing in Other • Cannabis • Mobile ... San Francisco Bay Are..., U.S.A.
$26000000 (Funding Round)
$20000000 (Series B)
$7000000 (Seed Round)
• Trizic, Inc.:
$10000000 (Series A)
$5000000 (Seed Round)
$10000000 (Series B)
$5000000 (Series A)
• Kenna Security:
$48000000 (Later stage VC)
$18000000 (Later stage VC)
San Francisco Bay Area (CA) - Lehi, Utah, U.S.A.
Other • Cannabis • Mobile • Consumer
Ken has invested in security and software startups since 1999 with Battery Ventures, Lightspeed and Intel Capital. He co-founded Sorenson Ventures in 2017 which focuses on early stage security and enterprise software startups. Ken was recognized by Marketwatch in 2017 as one of the most connected names in tech. http://www.marketwatch.com/story/these-are-the-most-well-connected-people-in-the-tech-industry-2017-06-01 At Intel Capital, Ken's investments include:* Forescout (Network access control) - IPO: FSCT* Gigya (Customer identity mgmt) - Acq by SAP in 2017* Prolexic (DDoS) - Acq by Akamai in 2014* AtHoc (Emergency Comm) - Acq by Blackberry in 2015* Carbon Black (Endpoint security) IPO: CBLK* DocuSign (Digital transaction mgmt) IPO: DOCU* Alienvault (Unified security mgmt) - Acq by AT&T in 2018* TrapX (Deception technology)* Venafi (Key and certificate mgmt)* Vectra Networks (Network security)* BrightEdge (SaaS content mktg)* Arrayent (IoT platform) - Acq by Prodea in 2017* Solera Networks (Network security) - Acq by Blue Coat in 2013* PerspecSys (Cloud security) - Acq by Blue Coat in 2015* Prelert (Anomaly detection) - Acq by Elastic in 2016Prior to Intel, Ken worked at Lightspeed Venture Partners from 2001 to 2005 and was a founding partner of Opus Capital in 2006 where Ken invested in:* Transpond (App infrastructure) - acq by Webtrends in 2010* Spock Networks (People search) - acq by Intelius in 2009* Alert Enterprise (Compliance)* TrustedID (Identity theft ) - acq by Equifax in 2013* Jivox (Video advertising)* SuperSecret (Online game) - acq in 2011* Virsa Systems (compliance) - acq by SAP in 2006* Riverbed Technology (WAN optimization) - IPO in 2007* Wirefree Partners (Communications) - acq by Sprint in 2010* Equatrax (Royalty software) - acq by Universal in 2008
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Salem Oregon , Portla..., U.S.A.
• The Dyrt:
$4530000 (Early stage VC)
$4380000 (Early stage VC)
• Owl Insights:
Salem Oregon - Portland (OR), U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • CleanTech • Cannabis • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Mobile Apps • Real Estate (& Construction) • Online Social • Woman Focused
Angela Jackson is a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Managing Director at Portland Seed Fund. She has 15 years of experience as a venture capitalist, angel investor, and as an advisor to startups in the technology, consumer products, cleantech, and mobile service industries. She also serves as the Director of Portland State University's Center for Entrepreneurship and manager of the Portland State University Business Accelerator. Her position at Portland State University allows her to monitor prospective and existing portfolio companies that originate from the university. Prior to her career as a consultant, Angela was principal at the incubator/investment fund, Emergent, had started and operated numerous small companies, and drove key partner relationships and channels at Auctionpay during a period of rapid growth. Angela previously served as Chair of Angel Oregon and President of Keiretsu Forum Portland chapter. Currently, she sits on the boards of the Angel Capital Association, Crowd Supply and TIE Oregon. She has earned a B.A. in English and History from Boston University, and an M.A. in Environmental Studies from the University of Oregon.
Executive Chairman of 365 Aviation & Owner of Lime Samui Villas
Businessman, Entrepreneur & Active Company Investor
Linked In Description:
A former Equity Derivatives Trader now involved in a variety of businesses either as an Owner or Active Investor spanning Private Jet Charter, Asian Hospitality, Green Energy and a Volatility Hedge Fund.
Currently focused on introducing Lime Samui Villas to the Thai market as a private luxury retreat and base to explore Samui's unspoilt west coast. www.LimeSamui.com