What We Do

We are an early-stage investment firm that writes checks ranging in size from $100k to $5mm, based on risk-profile and maturity, with additional capital reserved for future fundraising rounds. We lead and co-lead rounds, especially at the Seed and Series A stages, and are involved investors who provide a wide gamut of support functions.

Meet the Team

Alexander Blank

Co-Founder

Decade-long investment track record, including as a principal at Axon Capital

Formerly at Goldman Sachs doing M&A focused investment banking (FIG)

 

Co-founded and/or operated three small companies across the US, Canada and China

Graduated from Harvard  Magna Cum Laude with an honors A.B. in Economics; honors thesis adviser won the Nobel Prize in Economics

Awarded Most Innovative Solution in 2008 Microsoft Tech Start-Up Incubation program

Currently serves on the board of VODsearch and as board advisor for RiseWell

Kori

Estrada

Co-Founder

Decade-long investment track record, including as a co-CIO/partner at Axon Capital

 

Formerly at Shumway Capital

Founded RiseWell, a natural, science-backed oral care company

 

Studied economics and philosophy at Columbia University

 

Currently serves on the board at NuMilk and HeyMama

Dinakar
Singh

Founding Advisor

Katherine

Knarr

Research and Business Development

Jen
Levens

Head of IR / Operations

Anthony

Picone

Chief Financial Officer