Chris Farmer(464)

SignalFire Partner

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San Francisco, California
$500k - $15.0m
$1.5m
Co's that apply tech/data/AI to cut material costs out of large, non-traditional tech industries either via "full-stack" offerings or marketplaces. Robotics. Smart SaaS. Consumer applications (viral or transactional).
Trad. software w/ limited data/network effects or long sales cycles to classic IT buyers. Hardware w/o recurring revenue. Incremental improvements.
CompanyDeal TypeAmountDate
EarnUpSeries A (Lead)Dec 2017
LimeBikeSeries B$50MOct 2017
Color GenomicsSeries C$52MAug 2017
OneSignalSeries A$7M (Lead)Aug 2017
GrabrSeed Round$2.7M (Lead)Jul 2017
SafeGraphSeries A$16MApr 2017
PropelPLMSeries A$4.2MMar 2016
RocksboxSeries A$8.7MMar 2016
Zume PizzaSeed Round (Lead)Jan 2016
LyricSeed$0.12MJun 2015
Founder & CEO SignalFire2013 - Present
Venture Partner General Catalyst Partners2010 - 2013
Vice President Bessemer Venture Partners2005 - 2009
Consultant - Private Equity Bain & Co.2004 - 2005
Vice President, Product Management & Business Development SkyBitz2000 - 2004
Miramonte Diploma
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy International Political Economy Technology Policy
Tufts University BA International Business