The Founders Fund is a venture capital firm investing in a wide variety of companies developing technologies and businesses in aerospace & transportation, biotechnology & health, advanced machines & artificial intelligence, energy, analytics & software, consumer internet & media. Peter Thiel, Ken Howry, and Luke Nosek founded the Founders Fund in 2005, and the firm is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Notable investments made by the Founders Fund include: Airbnb, Lyft, Spotify, Facebook, ZocDoc, Palantir Technologies, and SpaceX.
Associated Investment Funds
Funding Rounds Participated In
Bloomberg - Are you a robot?
Brandon Kochkodin , Jen Skerritt , and Craig Giammona
In-car commerce startup Cargo raises $22 million led by Founders Fund
- BiotechnologyBiotechnology can refer to the application of science and technology to living organisms or the use of living organisms, their parts, products or models thereof to solve a problem, produce knowledge or produce goods and services. Biotechnology may involve the alteration of living or non-living materials.
- AerospaceEngineering effort to fly in the atmosphere of earth (aeronautics) and surrounding space (astronautics)
- Artificial intelligence (AI)Artificial intelligence (AI) is intelligence exhibited by machines.
- EnergyQuantitative physical property transferred to objects to perform heating or work on them
Dawson SewellWriting about startups.
ninjago 23GUU university management
Vitalii MazurykI am interesting in crypto since 2020. Trying to develop and grow in this environment and be useful. I do my best!
Amy SarData acquisition Golden, computational linguist
Jed ChristiansenDirector of Product and Data at Golden || Founder - Seed-DB.
Alexey NujdinStreet artist
Neelam JhaveriTechno Geek + Gamer + Fashionista + Sense of Humor = It's ME
Melanie ManipulaHelping organize knowledge.
Duzenko AndreyExtensive experience in development and interaction with the community