First Round Capital

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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TypeInvestor
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded2004
Websitefirstround.com
First Round Capital was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

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Key People/Management at First Round Capital

Molly Fowler

Molly Fowler

CEO, Dorm Room Fund
Todd Jackson

Todd Jackson

Venture Partner
Hayley Barna

Hayley Barna

Partner
Bill Trenchard

Bill Trenchard

Partner
Chris Fralic

Chris Fralic

Board Partner
Ben Cmejla

Ben Cmejla

VP, Investments
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First Round Capital Office Locations

First Round Capital has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
217 2nd St, San Francisco
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First Round Capital News and Updates

Pakistan’s Airlift raises $12m led by Uber-backer First Round Capital

The round marks the largest venture-backed Series A round in Pakistan on record. The post Pakistan’s Airlift raises $12m led by Uber-backer First Round Capital appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

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Jay-Z’s Roc Nation and First Round Capital invest $3 million in bail reform startup Promise

Nationwide, 62 percent of the jail population accounts for people who can’t afford bail, according to the Vera Institute of Justice. A lot of these incarcerated individuals are behind bars because they committed crimes at the misdemeanor level or lower. This is a significant statistic from a human r…

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First Round Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • 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 Molly Fowler, Todd Jackson and Hayley Barna.

  • Where is First Round Capital headquarters?

    First Round Capital headquarters is located at 217 2nd St, San Francisco, 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.