We champion some of today’s most inspired and obsessive builders and thinkers.
What it's like to work with us
By the numbers
In assets under management
Active portfolio companies
27 Unicorns And Counting
A team entirely unique in the VC landscape...
...with varied passions, perspectives, and professional backgrounds — founders, builders, engineers, designers, journalists, and more.
Committed to our Founders for the Long Haul
Our team is built to guide you from 0 to 1, but we're your advisors for life. We provide early stage founders — from enterprise SaaS to sustainability, health to hard tech, artificial intelligence to infrastructure, consumer to crypto — with the tools to build their companies and navigate the venture landscape.
We are grateful for the opportunity to do so.
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Why I’m Joining Initialized Capital as a Partner
I am delighted to be joining Initialized Capital as a partner. My passion for investing was ignited by the profound influence of our first investor, Scott Friend, during the formative years of Rent the Runway. Scott’s involvement went beyond mere investment; he was with us in the trenches, always available for guidance, sharing in each […]
We Welcome Jenny Fleiss As Our Newest Partner
I am extremely excited to welcome Jenny Fleiss to the Initialized Capital team as a partner. We set out to find a partner highly aligned with our team-centric, founder-focused investing approach who also had demonstrably been through the gauntlet of starting and scaling a company. It’s hard to imagine a better fit than Jenny. From […]
Talent Den: Initialized Capital’s Platform for Startup-Ready Talent
There are currently over 1,300 open jobs across the Initialized portfolio. However, job seekers are often not aware of these opportunities. Introducing the Initialized Talent Den — your portal for startup ready talent. The Talent Den is a new platform to help our portfolio companies source and connect to job seekers, advisors, and contractors looking to work in early stage companies. Prior […]