Fred Wilson (financier)

Fred Wilson (financier)

American venture capitalist and blogger

Fred Wilson is an investment partner and angel investor in New YorkUnited States who focuses on early-stage, growth-capital, late stage, and startup financing. He specifically invests in series A, seed rounds, and angel rounds. As of April 2020, Fred Wilson made five investments. His latest investment is in the Series A round of Blueprint Power on July 31, 2018 ($3.5M). His personal portfolio companies include Blueprint Power, Engagio, Path 101, Wallstrip and Upoc.

Wilson has also made 62 partner investments, including in Recount Media, Noah, Dapper Labs, CryptoKitties, DroneBase, Foursquare, Quizlet and UCode. As of April 2020, Wilson has one exit, which was WallStrip.

He has two current jobs as Partner at Union Square Ventures and Chairman at Computer Science For All. Union Square Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on early-stage, growth-capital, late stage, and startup financing. CSforALL is a hub for Computer Science.

Timeline

August 20, 1961

Fred Wilson was born in New York City.

People

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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Companies

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Blueprint Power

CryptoKitties

Dapper Labs

DroneBase

Engagio

Foursquare

Noah

Path 101

Quizlet

Recount Media

UCode

Upoc

WallStrip

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