f7 Ventures Closes First Fund, at $50M

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f7 Ventures, a San Francisco, CA-based venture capital firm, closed its first pre-seed and seed stage fund, at $50M.

LPs include both individuals and institutions including Sheryl Sandberg & Tom Bernthal, Paris Hilton, Andrew Bosworth, Justin Kan, SoftBank, J.P. Morgan, Insight Partners, Anthemis Group, Espresso Capital, Verdis Investment Management and more.

The fund will focus on early stage startups.

Led by General Partners Joanna Lee Shevelenko and Kelly Graziadei, who are both former Facebook executives, with expertise in product, engineering, sales, marketing, partnerships, HR, and operations, f7 Ventures invests in and help founders grow and scale at their earliest stages. The firm helps founders with everything, including preparing financials, creating a sales compensate plan, customer introductions and making GTM tradeoffs.

The firm offers expertise and support in addition to capital.

  • Operator Council: 18 C-level executives, investors, and other stakeholders ready to provide support for f7 founders.
  • The Operator Network is a network of 22 certified consultants in 14 functions. This can be used to help founders get more work done on project-based projects and make them move faster.

They have already invested in 17 companies via f7 Ventures Fund 1

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