Floodgate Fund

Floodgate is a venture capital firm specializing in micro-cap start-up investments. It is focused on investments in technology companies in Silicon Valley.

Type
Investor
HQ
Palo Alto, US
Founded
2006
Floodgate Fund was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

Key People at Floodgate Fund

Mike Maples Jr

Mike Maples Jr

Partner
Ann Miura-Ko

Ann Miura-Ko

Partner
Arjun Chopra

Arjun Chopra

Partner
Ryan Walsh

Ryan Walsh

Partner
Iris Choi

Iris Choi

Partner

Floodgate Fund Office Locations

Floodgate Fund has an office in Palo Alto
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
200 820 Ramona St

Floodgate Fund Investment Portfolio

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Floodgate Fund News and Updates

‘Smart Money’ Slowdown: Deals Retreat To Lowest Level In At Least 3 Years

In venture capital, a small number of investors generate a large portion of industry returns. We call these “smart money” investors and tracking their activity can provide a window into how venture investing is trending. We used CB Insights data … Continued

Smart Money VCs Bet On Direct-to-Consumer Beauty Startups

Deals to beauty and grooming startups got off to a strong start in 2017. Over the past few years, top-tier VCs have made a number of investments in the space, though with mixed results. This year, Sequoia Capital made its … Continued

Where Smart Money Is Placing Bets In Pet Tech

Pet tech companies received $154M across 46 deals in 2016, the most dollars deployed and deals completed in the last five years. Pet tech companies like Rover, BarkBox, Vets First Choice, DogVacay, and Boqii have all received over $25M in funding. We used … Continued

Where Smart Money VCs Are Investing In Sales Tech

The top venture capitalists — our “smart money” investors — decreased the pace of their deals to sales tech startups in 2016, with just 16 deals, the lowest number of deals since 2012. We looked at how overall smart money … Continued

Smart Money VCs Pump Brakes On Bitcoin & Blockchain Companies

Check out even more content at Future of Fintech 2017. Use code “FoFInsights” to get $1000 off your ticket. Since early in bitcoin funding history, top venture capitalists — our “smart money investors” — have been notably active in financing … Continued

Good Bet: Visualizing Where Smart Money VCs Are Making Fintech Investments

In 2016, there were approximately 831 investments worth $12.3B in financing to venture-backed fintech startups globally. 2016 came in behind 2015, which remains a record year for fintech investments, with 848 investments worth approximately $14.6B. Though investment pace slowed down in 2016, overall…
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