Angel investing · Investing

Which angel investors / VCs invest in the pre-seed stage?

Nathan King Blockchain Investor

January 11th, 2017

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January 11th, 2017

Nathan- this is a great question. Some of the most notable VCs for pre-seed stage include the following:

  • Notation Capital
  • SV Angel
  • Lerer Ventures
  • Thrive Capital
  • Brooklyn Bridge Ventures
  • BoxGroup
  • High Line Venture Partners
  • Bee Partners
  • Bold Start
  • Initialized Capital
  • Jumpstart Ventures
  • K9 Ventures
  • Landscape Capital
  • Ludlow Ventures
  • Right Side Capital Management

Startup accelerators also give checks pre-seed. There is a lot of noise with accelerators and incubator programs for startups but my top picks are:

  • TechStars
  • YCombinator
  • 500 Startups
  • AngelPad
  • Dreamit

The best angel investors for pre-seed are the following:

  • Peter Kellner
  • Garry Tan
  • Thomas Korte
  • Gil Penchina
  • Anthony Saleh
  • Kal Vepuri
  • Dharmesh Sha
  • Felix Shpilman
  • Bobby Yazdani
  • Lance White

Nathan King Blockchain Investor

January 11th, 2017

@alejandro awesome thanks!

Ben Scherer

January 21st, 2017