Chris Farmer(581)

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
GreenPark SportsSeed Round$8.5M (Lead)Oct 2019
ZendriveSeries B$37MAug 2019
ClassDojoSeries C$35M (Lead)Feb 2019
FormantSeed Round$6M (Lead)Dec 2018
PropelPLMSeries B$18MNov 2018
StampliSeries A$6.7M (Lead)Aug 2018
JyveSeries A$15M (Lead)Jun 2018
EarnUpSeries A— (Lead)Dec 2017
EarnUpSeries A (Lead)Dec 2017
LimeBikeSeries B$50MOct 2017
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