Investing Profile

Rob Hayes

VC

Photo of Rob Hayes, Partner at First Round Capital
University of California, Berkeley Network
165 CONNECTIONS
Columbia Business School Network
31 CONNECTIONS
First Round Capital Network
12 CONNECTIONS
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First Round Capital Partner
$500K - $1.5M
$800K
30
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundOct 2019$3.6M
$3.6M
Seed RoundApr 2019$5.2M
$6.2M
Co-investors: Josh Kopelman (First Round Capital), Topher Conway (SV Angel), Emily Melton (DFJ), Dan Bragiel (i/o Ventures), Paul Bragiel (Golden Gate Ventures), Nat Turner, Aaron Patzer, Zach Weinberg
Seed RoundFeb 2018
Co-investors: Tal Keinan (Dynamic Loop Capital), Sebastien de Halleux (Graph Ventures)
Series AJun 2017$20M
Seed RoundFeb 2017$7.5M
$117.5M
Co-investors: Hans Tung (GGV Capital), Spencer Lazar (General Catalyst), David Tisch (BoxGroup), Adam Rothenberg (BoxGroup), Jeff Bussgang (Flybridge), Shaun Abrahamson (Urban Us), Jonathan Golden, Scott Belsky
Seed RoundMay 2017$5.2M
$5.2M
Co-investors: Steve Anderson (Baseline Ventures), Ethan Batraski (Venrock), Chris Evdemon (Sinovation Ventures), Helen Zelman Boniske (Lemnos Labs)
Venture RoundFeb 2017
Series BJul 2014$25M
Series AMay 2013$12.2M
Seed RoundMar 2013$3M
$70.2M
Co-investors: Chris Dixon (Andreessen Horowitz), Sundeep Peechu (Felicis Ventures), Rob Coneybeer (Shasta Ventures), Helen Zelman Boniske (Lemnos Labs), Stuart Ellman (RRE), Mike Abbott, Shri Ganeshram
Series BMay 2016$50M
Venture RoundFeb 2015$5M
$90M
Co-investors: Mark Siegel (Menlo Ventures), Rob Coneybeer (Shasta Ventures), Satish Dharmaraj (Redpoint Ventures), Henry McNamara (Great Oaks Venture Capital), Chloe Sladden
Series CJan 2015$70M
Series BDec 2013$52M
Series AJun 2013$13.1M
$158.1M
Co-investors: Steve Jurvetson (DFJ), Dylan Taylor (Voyager Space Holdings), Zachary Bogue (Data Collective), Shahin Farshchi (Lux Capital), Renata Quintini (Renegade Partners), Wayne Chang
Seed RoundJan 2012$1M
$59.5M
Co-investors: John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), Chamath Palihapitiya (Social Capital), Naval Ravikant (AngelList Syndicator), Ben Ling (Bling Capital), Shan Mehta (CITG Capital), Scott Banister, Aayush Phumbhra, Hesky Kutscher, Richard Chen
Series AFeb 2011$11M
Angel RoundOct 2010$1.3M
$4.0125B
Co-investors: Bill Gurley (Benchmark), Scott Stanford (Sherpa Ventures), Mitch Kapor (Kapor Capital), Alfred Lin (Sequoia Capital), Megan Quinn (Spark Capital), Shawn Carolan (Menlo Ventures), John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), Bill Trenchard (First Round Capital), Matt Cohler (Benchmark), David Krane (GV), Brook Porter (G2VP), Anton Levy (General Atlantic), Eric Paley (Founder Collective), Matt Ocko (Data Collective), Dror Berman (Innovation Endeavors), David Cohen (Techstars), Zachary Bogue (Data Collective), Naval Ravikant (AngelList Syndicator), Mike Walsh (Structure Capital), Gary Vaynerchuk (Vayner RSE), David Sacks (Craft Ventures), Cyan Banister (Long Ventures Partners), Chris Sacca (Lowercase Capital), Bobby Yazdani (Cota Capital), M.G. Siegler (GV), Travis Kalanick (10100), Kevin Kaplan (TexKap Equity Investments), Mitchell Green, Scott Banister, Jeff Bezos, MG Siegler, Scott Belsky, Troy Carter, Nihal Mehta, John Kobs, Babak Nivi, Jeremy Stoppelman, Josh Spear, mitch kapor, Garrett Camp, Kevin Hartz, Jason Calacanis, Jack Abraham
Partner First Round Capital2006 - Present
Director Omidyar Network2004 - 2006
Senior Director, Business Development PalmSource2001 - 2003
Director, Palm Ventures Palm, Inc.1999 - 2001
Product Manager Geoworks1995 - 1998
Localization GO Corporation1990 - 1993
Columbia Business School MBA
University of California, Berkeley BA