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Top Hardware Pre-Seed Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (90)

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About this list
We鈥檝e compiled a list of the top Hardware investors. The goal is to help Founders find the best investors to target and get introduced to.
Photo of Doug Renert, Managing Partner at Tandem
Doug Renert
TandemManaging Partner
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $500K - $2.0M
Investors in Burlingame (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
Photo of Brian Frank, General Partner at FTW Ventures
Brian Frank
FTW VenturesGeneral Partner
Sweet spot: $250K
Range: $100K - $500K
Investors in United States, Investors in Canada, Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in AgTech, Investors in AgTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Impact, Investors in Impact, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in TransportationTech, Investors in TransportationTech, Investors in Web3/Blockchain, Investors in Web3/Blockchain
Photo of Ryan Gembala, Managing Partner at Pathbreaker Ventures
Ryan Gembala
Pathbreaker VenturesManaging Partner
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $250K - $1M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in New York (NY), Investors in Seattle (WA), Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Atlanta (GA), Investors in Chicago (IL), Investors in Austin (TX), Investors in Indianapolis (IN), Investors in Portland (ME)
Investors in AgTech, Investors in AgTech, Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Space, Investors in Space, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
Photo of Ian Rountree, Managing Partner at Cantos Ventures
Ian Rountree
Cantos VenturesManaging Partner
Sweet spot: $350K
Range: $150K - $500K
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in Chemicals, Investors in Chemicals, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Impact, Investors in Impact, Investors in Material Science, Investors in Material Science, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Space, Investors in Space, Investors in TransportationTech, Investors in TransportationTech, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)
Photo of Barbara Belvisi, Managing Partner at Hardware Club
Barbara Belvisi
Hardware ClubManaging Partner
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $100K - $1.5M
Investors in Paris (France), Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in London
Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AutoTech, Investors in AutoTech, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Female Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Space, Investors in Space
Photo of Jonathan Heiliger, General Partner at Vertex Ventures
Jonathan Heiliger
Vertex VenturesGeneral Partner
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $250K - $15.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security, Investors in Security, Investors in TransportationTech, Investors in TransportationTech
Photo of Vijay Chattha, General Partner at VSC Ventures
Vijay Chattha
VSC VenturesGeneral Partner
Sweet spot: $250K
Range: $100K - $500K
Investors in Israel, Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in Crypto/Web3, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Wellness & Fitness, Investors in Wellness & Fitness, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
Photo of Ben Einstein, General Partner at Bolt
Ben Einstein
BoltGeneral Partner
Sweet spot: $250K
Range: $100K - $1M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Boston (MA), Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Space, Investors in Space