Proven product and investment expertise, on your side on Day 0 — helping you build now and raise later.
We don’t just say we invest pre-seed.
We’re a $47M fund focused on pre-seed. #LaserFocus
We don’t focus on what can go wrong.
We look for what can go right. Just like you, we’re risk-takers — not risk-mitigators.
We don’t tell you something’s awesome just to be nice.
We have your back and ask the tough questions. Think of us as your SWAT team.
We don’t mind if your idea is raw.
We’re product people who see your vision. Bring on the sushi-grade.
We don’t wait 'til Monday morning.
We work fast to make our decisions. We’re founders too — and waiting is the worst.
Partnering with Afore may greatly increase your chance of kicking ass.
Only the in-it-to-win-it need hit us up.
Founding Product Manager at Android Nexus. Investor at Founder Collective: Cruise Automation, Firebase, Dia & Co. Software Eng/Harvard MBA.
Founding product manager at Twitter. Product at Yahoo! and Overture. Partner at Foundation Capital: Kik, Mesosphere, Hutch, Paribus, Custora. Cornell MBA.
We've been fortunate to partner with exceptional product-centric founders just when they were getting going. Below is the list of companies they started.
High speed wireless Internet at a fraction of the cost.
Student crowdsourced resources for any college topic.
Machine learning platform that empowers biomedical scientists to plan and execute more successful experiments.
Executive coaching for everyone.
Building the future of autonomous neighborhood delivery.
Marketplace for Maintenace, Repair & Operations Products in emerging markets.
Building brick and mortar stores for digital brands.
Managed marketplace for automotive services.
Saving consumers money via AI.
Adaptive operational database from the team that scaled Twitter.
Managed marketplace for fleet services.
World's first PTO loan.
Observability for a distributed world.
Cultivating stronger teams at work.
Full-stack skill improvement platform for all gamers.
Connecting patients with top-rated doctors around the world.
Your notes and team wiki in one place.
Emotional well-being benefits platform for employers.
This generation's sports network.
Talking with superpowers.
Credit that's honest, simple, and accessible.
Build credit through your rent.
Understanding time and cost of customer interactions across roles and tools.
A beautician in your pocket.
Powering haptic feedback in mid air.
Helping office cleaning companies attract, manage and retain cleaning professionals.
Hassle free container trucking.
Anonymous voice conversation app.
Inspiration & insight for modern parents.
A place for virtual restaurants to call home.