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Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Draper Fisher Jurveston is a venture capital firm operating out of San Francisco, California, founded by John Fisher, Steve Jurvetson, and Tim Draper on October 1, 1985.

Draper Fisher Jurveston is a venture capital firm making seed, venture, and growth investments in technology companies operating within enterprise and consumer focused industies. John Fisher, Steve Jurvetson, and Tim Draper founded Draper Fisher Jurveston in 1985 on October 1, and the firm operates out of San Francisco, California. Draper Fisher Jurveston has made capital investments in 27 companies who have exited at greater than $1 billion each. Notable companies include are Baidu, Hotmail, Twitter, and Skype.

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Andreas Stavropoulos

Partner and Venture Team

Barry Schuler

Partner and Growth Team

Carol Wentworth

Marketing Partner

Chris Kelley

Principle

Chris Shanahan

Associate

Craig Chotalia

Principle

Emily Melton

Venture Team

Emily Melton

Partner

Heidi Roizen

Partner and Venture Team

Jade Tran

Director of Programs and Industry Relations

Jocelyn Kinsey

Principle

John H.B. Fisher

Founder, Partner, and Growth Team

Josh Stein

Partner and Venture Team

Kevin Tu

Associate

Kristen Faulkner

Associate

Mark Bailey

Partner and Growth Team

Mark Greenstein

Partner and CFO

Meredith Tosta

Director of Business Operations

Mohammad Islam

Principle

Randy Glein

Partner and Growth Team

Sam Fort

Partner and Growth Team

William Bryant

partner and Venture Team

Further reading

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Backers of Tesla and SpaceX fund 29-year-old Alice Zhang's AI-powered neuroscience startup

Britanny Meiling

Web

DFJ Founder Stories - DFJVC - Medium

DFJ Founders

Web

More rare than a Unicorn -- gender parity at a venture-backed, deep-tech startup.

Heidi Roizen

Web

This health tech start-up refused to take money from VC firms unless they had a female partner

Christina Farr

Web

Yellowbrick Data exits stealth with $44M and an all-flash data warehouse - SiliconANGLE

Mike Wheatley

Web

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AdMob

Advertising

Anaplan

Financial Services

Job Recruitment

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Avant

Finance

Azuqua

Software

Baidu

Internet Services/Artificial Intelligence

Software/Mobile

box

Social Media

Data Analytics

Chef

Software/Automation/Education

Circleci

Software/Enterprise

Coinbase

Digital Asset Exchange

Cylance

Artificial Intelligence

D-Wave

Quantum Computing

Datastax

Software

Diamanti

Software Development

Doximity

Software/Healthcare

Software/Healthcare

Flux.io

Software/Big Data

Formlabs

Additive Manufacturing

Information Technology and Services

Maps/Location Services

Front

Software/Enterprise

Giphy

Software/Animation

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