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We are a dynamic group of internationally experienced and diverse investors passionate about solving real human problems.

 
 
 
 

WHO WE ARE

An investment firm by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs

 
 

 
 

We invest with a staggered approach and are thrilled with the potential and challenges of fast growing companies.

Working with smart founders our team turns their FinTech and Future of Work companies into exits. We value operating experience and action, but also new ideas driven by mathematics and science. With our unique blend of experience, our access to the most promising social mobility technology companies and our proven investment approach. We believe we are poised to be the best social mobility investment firm in The Valley.

 

Our team

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Our team has 30+ years of experience scaling technology companies, we have founded, led or served on as board members at 10+ successful companies. Our unique blend of expertise and backgrounds is helping our companies accelerate their growth

Meet the team

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FOR INVESTORS

 

 
 

For investors who are seeking atypical returns through investing in social mobility enterprises.  Our team has deep expertise in Fintech and Future of Work and a track record of taking companies from bootstrap to funded to acquired.

Change your investments change the world, let us help you change the world

 
 

INVESTMENT FOCUS

 

1. AI & TECH


We focus on applications of artificial intelligence / machine learning and data in FinTech and Future of work because we believe they are driving the next disruptive revolution in these industries we know well.

2. B2B SOCIAL MOBILITY


We invest in social mobility startups who have rapidly scalable revenue potential and adoption.

We leverage our experience and network across our investments to help them grow

3. STAGGERED APPROACH


We negotiate preferential investment terms for
Series A–B -- C to maximize returns.

 

4. PEOPLE


We look for second time entrepreneurs preferably with successful exits or a mix of success and failures.

5. GLOBALLY SCALABLE


We focus on startups with a globally scalable product able to address a large market through their technology driven by mathematics
and science.

 
 

VALUE PROPOSITION

 

1. RESULTS


We are beating the average returns of Silicon Valley. We are positioned in the top 20% venture capital funds in Silicon Valley with our first close portfolio performance.

2. EXPERTISE


We have deep expertise in AI and machine learning in FinTech and Future of Work and a track record of taking companies from bootstrap to funded to acquired.

3. LOCATION


We are located in the top entrepreneurial ecosystems in the world– SFO, the Silicon Valley, NYC and emerging ecosystems like Miami, Atlanta, Chicago and Mexico City.

 

4. CO-INVESTORS


We invest alongside Silicon Valley VC powerhouses such as Andreessen Horowitz, 500 Startups and Y Combinator (YC)

5. INVESTMENT APPROACH


We identify social mobility technology companies with higher growth potential. We maximize our returns through our staggered investment approach with small initial investments and securing preferential terms during follow-on investments with potential winners.

6. ACCESS


We have access to the most promising Future of Work and FinTech startups in through our network, our presence at relevant events and with our vetting process of +2000 startups per year.

 
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FOR ENTREPRENEURS

 

 
 

If you are passionate about solving real human problems in the Fintech and Future of Work and your company is able to address a large market early with technology driven by mathematics and science.  Let's chat.

We are entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs who partner closely with you to leverage our experience and network to help you change the world.

 

PORTFOLIO COMPANIES

 
 

 
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CONTACT US

 

 
 

We're located in the top entrepreneurial ecosystems in the world

 

LET’S TALK

 

ADDRESS

201 Spear St. 1100
San Francisco, CA 94105

PHONE

(415) 969-9007

 

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