First Round Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in growth capital investments in seed, startups, and early stage companies in the fintech sector. The firm is not averse to invest in pre-revenue companies and often provides the first outside capital to its portfolio companies. It does not invest in companies which try to change consumer behavior or create a new consumer need. The firm seeks to invest in advertising, distribution, technology-based, and marketing focused companies with an emphasis on consumer-facing business. Within technology, it prefers to invest in internet-enabled businesses including both consumer and enterprise with a clear distribution strategy. It typically invests in companies based in the United States including Philadelphia, Silicon Valley and New York area. The firm makes an initial investment of $0.5 million and also invests between $0.1 million and $0.2 million. The firm prefers to take an active role in the investments.
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When was First Round Capital founded?
First Round Capital was founded in 2004.
Who are First Round Capital key executives?
First Round Capital's key executives are Rob Hayes, Phin Barnes and Josh Kopelman.
Where is First Round Capital headquarters?
First Round Capital headquarters is located at 217 2nd St, San Francisco.
Where are First Round Capital offices?
First Round Capital has an office in San Francisco.
How many offices does First Round Capital have?
First Round Capital has 1 office.