Foundation Capital

Foundation Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage technology companies. It primarily invests in startups in the areas of consumer, enterprise, and financial technology.

TypeInvestor
HQPalo Alto, US
Founded1995
Websitefoundationcapital.com
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Foundation Capital was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

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Key People/Management at Foundation Capital

Charles Moldow

Charles Moldow

General Partner
Angus Davis

Angus Davis

Partner
Ashu Garg

Ashu Garg

General Partner
Paul Holland

Paul Holland

General Partner
Steve Vassallo

Steve Vassallo

General Partner
Bill Elmore

Bill Elmore

General Partner
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Foundation Capital Office Locations

Foundation Capital has an office in Palo Alto
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
550 High St 3rd Floor
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Foundation Capital News and Updates

You have to do whatever it takes to get to your first ten customers, says Ashu Garg of Foundation Capital

In this episode of 100X entrepreneur podcast, Ashu Garg, General Partner, Foundation Capital, shares his insights of the B2B and SaaS industry in the US, and the opportunities that lie ahead.

Online supermarket Jüsto raises $10M from Foundation Capital

LatAm List – Jüsto, an online supermarket based in Mexico City, raised a $10M seed round led by Foundation Capital, just months after a pre-seed round of an undisclosed amount. Quiet Capital, Mountain Nazca, Vas Ventures, 500 Startups, and other funds and angels participated in this round. The compa…

Foundation Capital wraps up ninth fund with $350 mln

Foundation Capital, a late-stage investor in Uber and a backer of the unicorn Cohesity, announced it has raised $350 million for its ninth fund. The vehicle is slightly larger than Fund VIII, which closed in 2015 at $325 million. Fund IX is led by General Partners Ashu Garg, Charles Moldow and Steve…

Grabr grabs $8 mln in funding led by Foundation Capital

San Francisco-based Grabr, provider of an international peer-to-peer community marketplace and delivery network, announced it has raised $8 million in a Series A round led by Foundation Capital. Javier Olivan, VP of growth with Facebook; Geoff Donaker, Former COO of Yelp; Matt Wyndowe, previously he…

Foundation Capital adds Kelly Graziadei as EiR

Kelly Graziadei, a longtime Facebook executive, has joined Foundation Capital as an entrepreneur-in-residence. Graziadei held several leadership roles with Facebook for more than seven years, including a recent stint as director of media partnerships.

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How to Sell Yourself, Your Startup, and Your Product

On this episode, Ashu interviews Edith Harbaugh, co-founder and CEO of feature management platform LaunchDarkly. They discuss what it takes to leap from an established job to pursue an idea, and how to tackle the woes of fundraising. Edith and Ashu spend the lion’s share of the conversation on the a…

How to Be an Anti-Racist CEO

This episode’s guest is Ralph Clark, the president and CEO of ShotSpotter. Ralph has more than 30 years of experience in corporate finance and organizational leadership roles at IBM, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, and several successful tech startups. He and Ashu talk about how executives and the tec…

The two newest members of the FC family

Last month our FC family expanded by two. Partners Rodolfo Gonzalez and Apoorva Pandhi both celebrated the births of their firstborns. Please join us in welcoming to the world Emiliano Gonzalez and Samaaya Singh Pandhi! The post The two newest members of the FC family appeared first on Foundation Ca…

Cohesity Raises $250M Round, Continues to Prove the Doubters Wrong

Foundation Capital has co-led Cohesity’s $250 million Series E. As an early stage investor, it’s unusual for us to take part in funding at this phase of a company’s development, but we’re doing so for two reasons. First, the founder-CEO, Mohit Aron, is extraordinary and not to be underestimated. And…

How to Hate Losing

George Kurtz, the founder and CEO of Crowdstrike, the most successful cybersecurity company of the past decade, is the very special guest for this episode. George joins Ashu for in-depth conversation on everything from hiring, to board composition, to balancing a hybrid product-and-services model. G…

Introducing Arize: An Observability Platform for Production AI

Our longstanding thesis at Foundation Capital is that all companies of scale are undergoing a self-reinvention, transforming themselves from software-assisted businesses into automated enterprises. For the past several years, enterprises have been trying to integrate artificial intelligence into nea…
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Foundation Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Foundation Capital founded?

    Foundation Capital was founded in 1995.

  • Who are Foundation Capital key executives?

    Foundation Capital's key executives are Charles Moldow, Angus Davis and Ashu Garg.

  • Where is Foundation Capital headquarters?

    Foundation Capital headquarters is located at 550 High St 3rd Floor, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Foundation Capital offices?

    Foundation Capital has an office in Palo Alto.

  • How many offices does Foundation Capital have?

    Foundation Capital has 1 office.