What kind of companies do you look for?
We look for early-stage tech companies regardless of what their industry or vertical is.
How can I apply to get funding from you?
The best way to get funding from us is being referred to us by someone we know (such as founders we have backed or investors we have co-invested with in the past).
If you do not know anyone close to our network we are happy to learn more about your company here.
Please note that we receive many emails a day, so the best way to get in touch with us for funding matters is through our funding form.
Can I get a loan for [...]?
We do not make loans.
How much do you invest?
We typically invest from $25K USD to $100K USD depending on the terms the startups are raising at. We usually invest at the seed stage in rounds ranging from $500K USD to $3M USD. However, we have invested in seed rounds bigger than that. Take a look at our Crunchbase profile (some rounds may have not been made public by the startups yet).
I don't have a product yet but my idea will change the world, will you fund it?
We don't invest in just ideas. However we might be able to help to connect you with some people that would. If that is the case, tell us more about ithere.
Can you help me even if you won't fund me?
Sure. Many people have helped us along our way. However, in order to help you more we'd love to learn more about what you do here.
How do you help companies to recruit programmers?
We have a team dedicated to help you find programmers. We give them access to our database of vetted programmers so they can contact them.
How do you vet programmers?
We vet them through a project we started over a year ago called Finkip.com.
How much do you charge?
We do not charge anything for it. However we're very selective of who we give access to. Our service is primarily adressed to help companies in our portfolio and in case of conflict they will have priority over non-portfolio companies.
Where are the programmers from?
Programmers are mostly from Mexico because companies can hire them in less than two weeks with a TN2 NAFTA visa. To learn more click here.
How can I apply for a job as programmer?
Please visit Finkip.com to do a quick coding test.
Where are the companies based?
Most of the companies we work with are based in San Francisco.
Can I work remotely?
Yes and no. Every company has different policies on this.
I did not finish school. Can I still find a job?
Yes. You just have to prove you're really good.
Can you help me find a job as a designer?
Sorry in this moment we're focused on programmers only.