Touchdown Ventures

Michigan
Touchdown Ventures Inc. is a venture capital firm and registered investment adviser that works with leading corporations to establish and manage their corporate venture capital platforms. Founded in 2014, Touchdown maintains offices in the greater Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and the San Francisco Bay areas. The firm, founded by investment professionals from Comcast Ventures and DFJ Frontier, will initially partner with companies seeking to invest in education, human capital, digital media, entertainment, and retail-focused startups. Apollo Education Ventures, LLC, the newly formed venture capital platform of Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL), is among the firm's initial partners.
Founded:2014
Firm Location:Michigan • New York, New York • Los Angeles, California • Chicago, Illinois • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania • San Francisco, California • Miami, Florida • Berkeley, California • San Francisco Bay Area • New York City
Investor Firms That Co-Invest with Touchdown Ventures
Touchdown Ventures Team
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Olga Belyanina
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Education, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Greg Bergamesco
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Insurance, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Aubrey Chappellet Flagler
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Los Angeles (CA)
Investors in AgTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists)
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Austin Chung
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA), Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in DeepTech, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Impact, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Pharmaceuticals
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Rahul Daryanani
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in ConstructionTech, Investors in DeepTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Insurance, Investors in IoT, Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Payments, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Dan Deeney
Touchdown Ventures·Venture Partner
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in New York City
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Sophia Dodd
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Real Estate/PropTech
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David Feldman
Sweet spot: $2.5M
Range: $500K - $5.0M
Investors in Boston (MA), Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Detroit (MI), Investors in Seattle (WA), Investors in Portland (OR)
Investors in AI, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Payments, Investors in SaaS
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Laure Fischer
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Will Geiger
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Los Angeles (CA)
Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists), Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Material Science, Investors in Retail
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Brian Gong
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $500K - $3.0M
Investors in Europe, Investors in United Kingdom, Investors in United States
Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in ConstructionTech, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Hardware, Investors in IoT, Investors in Lodging/Hospitality, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Real Estate/PropTech, Investors in Security, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists)
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Rachel Gutnick
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in MarketingTech, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Maddi Holman
Sweet spot: $3.0M
Range: $1M - $5.0M
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Female Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS
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David Horowitz
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in Advertising, Investors in Education, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Real Estate/PropTech
BK
Brett Kadesh
Sweet spot: $2.5M
Range: $500K - $5.0M
Investors in AgTech, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Local Services, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Retail, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
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Beth Kearns
Touchdown Ventures·Venture Partner
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Los Angeles (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Direct-to-Consumer (DTC), Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists), Investors in Media/Content
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Brian Laegeler
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Chicago (IL)
Investors in AR/VR, Investors in BioTech, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Midwest (Other Lists), Investors in Pharmaceuticals, Investors in Retail
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Scott Lenet
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Los Angeles (CA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists), Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Retail
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Louie Luong
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Pharmaceuticals
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Douglas Munsey
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Berkeley (CA)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Medical Devices, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Alex Nwaka
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Vishnavi Paruchuri
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
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Steven Peralta
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in Education, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Kathy Quigley
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Pharmaceuticals
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J.J Sass
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Miami (FL)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in IoT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Raleigh-Durham / Southeast US (Other Lists), Investors in Real Estate/PropTech
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Hope Scott
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Pharmaceuticals, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Matthew Shackelford
Touchdown Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Philadelphia (PA)
Investors in AI, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in FinTech, Investors in IoT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Kindra Tatarsky
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Real Estate/PropTech, Investors in Retail, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
JT
Jack Taylor
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $250K - $15.0M
Investors in Global
Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Real Estate/PropTech, Investors in Real Estate/PropTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Security, Investors in Security
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AJ Tomas
Sweet spot: $3.0M
Range: $1M - $5.0M
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Games, Investors in Games, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Selina Troesch Munster
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Los Angeles (CA)
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Ally Wuerfel
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Michigan
Investors in FinTech, Investors in Real Estate/PropTech
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Deborah Zajac
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in New York City
Investors in DeepTech, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in IoT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Retail
EB
Eric Budin
Sweet spot:
Range:
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Rich Grant
Touchdown Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot:
Range:
Investors in San Francisco (CA)