Investing Profile

Dan Elitzer(170)

VC Francisco, California
Photo of Dan Elitzer, Investor at IDEO CoLab Ventures
MIT Sloan School of Management Network
IDEO CoLab Ventures Investor
$250K - $500K
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Pre-SeedMar 2018$1M
Co-investors: Jeff Clavier (Uncork Capital)
Seed RoundNov 2012$1.5M
Co-investors: Stephanie Palmeri (Uncork Capital), Kevin Spain (Emergence Capital), Jeff Clavier (Uncork Capital), Will Kohler (Lightspeed Venture Partners), Toni Schneider (True Ventures), Megan Quinn (Spark Capital), Eric Feng (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), Laura Yao (EQT Ventures), Charlie Cheever (Graph Ventures), Matt Mazzeo (Lowercase Capital), Deborah Quazzo (GSV Acceleration)
I'm currently exclusively investing in distributed web, blockchain, and crypto-related ventures, with a focus on Open Finance/DeFi and anything that improves UX and expands the market for cryptoassets
Enterprise/private blockchains
Investor IDEO2018 - Present
Blockchain & Distributed Web Lead IDEO2015 - 2018
Pomona College BA Psychology
MIT Sloan School of Management MBA