Investing Profile

Tripp Jones(27)

VC Francisco, California
Photo of Tripp Jones, General Partner at August Capital

2 Investors

Connected to Nikhil Basu Trivedi (Footwork), Phin Barnes.

Princeton University Network
August Capital General Partner
$1M - $30.0M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series AMay 2018$9.1M
Co-investors: Tripp Jones (August Capital)
Series DJan 2018$43M
Co-investors: Nino Marakovic (Sapphire Ventures), Kevin Diestel (Sapphire Ventures)
Seed RoundDec 2016$4M
Seed RoundSep 2014$2M
Co-investors: Dave Morin (Slow Ventures), Sarah Tavel (Benchmark), Andrew Chen (Andreessen Horowitz), Kevin Moore (KRM Interests LLC), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Jay Adelson, Sam Shank, Gregg Brockway, Lenny Rachitsky, Caterina Fake
Series CJul 2016$30M
Series BSep 2015$36.5M
Co-investors: Ted Maidenberg (Social Capital), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Brian Hirsch (Tribeca Venture Partners), TK Kuegler (Wasabi Ventures), Cleo Sham
Series BJul 2016CA$15M
Series AOct 2014CA$5.4M
Co-investors: Tripp Jones (August Capital)
Series CMay 2016$60M
Co-investors: Josh Abramson (FirstMark Capital), David Tisch (BoxGroup), Adam Rothenberg (BoxGroup), Kevin Colleran (Slow Ventures), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Stuart Ellman (RRE)
Series CSep 2015$23M
Series BFeb 2013$20M
Venture RoundJan 2012$12.4M
Co-investors: Gary Little (Canvas Ventures), Shomit Ghose (ONSET Ventures), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Chris Hemmeter (Thayer Ventures)
Series CApr 2014$25M
Co-investors: Tripp Jones (August Capital), Ram Shriram
Series CApr 2014$46M
Co-investors: Ben Ling (Bling Capital), Andrew Chung (1955 Capital), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Gordon Rubenstein (Raine Ventures), Matt Golden
Venture RoundFeb 2014$13M
Series DJun 2012$32M
Co-investors: Tripp Jones (August Capital), John Gardner (Nokia Growth Partners)
Tripp invests broadly in information technology companies, with a particular focus on consumer internet and enterprise applications software.
We tend to avoid healthcare-oriented biotech (patient facing).
General Partner August Capital2011 - Present
Senior Associate Spectrum Equity Investors2007 - 2011
Analyst JMP Securities2005 - 2007
Analyst BMO Capital Markets2004 - 2005
Coach, Development Team Squaw Valley Ski Corp2003 - 2004
Princeton University
St. Ignatius College Prep