DFJ

DFJ

www.dfj.com

Main office: 2882 Sand Hill Road, Suite 150, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Notable Partners: Tim Draper, John Fisher, Steve Jurvetson

Formerly known as Draper Firsher Jurvetson, the firm was founded by Tim Draper, John Fisher and Steve Jurvetson in 1985. Tim Draper and John Fisher stepped down as partners in 2013. Tim Draper now runs his own venture capital firm at Draper Associates.

DFJ began with a focus on early-stage companies. Now the firm has two teams investing two funds. The Venture team works with founders in the early phases of company building. The Growth team partners with companies entering hyper-growth mode. DFJ has backed 26 companies that have each achieved more than $1 billion in value through an IPO or acquisition.

Companies Funded:

Baidu
Hotmail
Redfin
Silver Spring Networks
Skype
SolarCity
Tesla
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