List of Venture Capitalists

Q: What is a Venture Capitalist?

A: According to Investopedia, a venture capitalist is “an investor who either provides capital to startup ventures or supports small companies that wish to expand but do not have access to public funding.”



List of Venture Capitalists in the U.S.

  • Founders Fund (
    • “We have been through every stage of the start-up process, from inception to IPO, and commit the full range of our experience as well as our financial resources to ensure that our companies succeed.”


  • Founder Friendly Venture Capital (
    • “Our primary focus is helping early stage companies deploy lightweight disruptive business models to become the low cost player in their respective market.”


  • LaunchCapital (
    • “We enable great people to accomplish great things, we are industry agnostic, we encourage an unwavering commitment to milestones…”


  • Collaborative Fund (
    • “Collaborative aims to be the leading source of capital and strategic support for creative entrepreneurs who want to change the world.”


  • FirstMark Capital (
    • “At FirstMark Capital, we invest in visionaries — those who not only envision the future but make it happen through high-growth businesses in key technology markets.”



  • AngelList (
    • “Connecting great talent with great startups”


  • Foundry Group (
    • “Foundry Group is a venture capital firm focused on making investments in early-stage information technology, Internet and software startups.”


  • Lightbank (
    • we provide a solid business model, technology that works, top talent, and an experienced and connected partner



  • Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (
    • “Our global investments reflect our passion for invention and ingenuity.”


  • DCM (
    • “At DCM, we work hard every day to be the venture capital firm of choice for the world’s top innovators building high-impact technology companies.”


  • Gust (
    • “Gust provides the global platform for the sourcing and management of early-stage investments.”


  • Andreessen Horowitz (
    • Early and growth stage venture capital investing, around the world and ahead of the curve.



  • Lightspeed Venture Partners (
    • “Lightspeed Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital firm that manages over $2.7 billion of capital commitments.”


  • Menlo Ventures (
    • “At Menlo Ventures, we invest in entrepreneurs that Think Big. We seek passionate teams with big ideas that can disrupt existing industries or create entirely new markets.”