SignalFire is a venture capital and private equity firm that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2012 by Chris Farmer and Ilya Kirnos. SignalFire combines their data analysis platform with traditional portfolio services to make their investment decisions. SignalFire also offers a talent recruitment platform that helps companies with: recruitment process optimization, leadership development & mentorship, executive recruiting, technical recruiting, talent research, advisor network, community development, and a talent sourcing tool.
As of January 31, 2019 SignalFire claims to have $375 million under their management.
SignalFire's Seed Fund is made for investing up to $5 million in series A funding for early stage startup companies. The fund closed in 2014 with $53 million in capital that was invested into 8 startup companies.
In 2017 Signal fire raised 101.6 million in capital for its Breakout Fund and SignalFire Fund II.
Associated investment funds
Managing Director, Data Science
Co-Founder, Managing Director & CEO
Co-Founder, Managing Director & CTO
Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Operations
Managing Director & Head of Talent
Managing Director & Executive Chairman
Managing Director, Seed Fund
Managing Director & Head of Market Development
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We are thrilled to publicly announce SignalFire's talent platform!