$10,000 to $100,000 per investment, with average being $25,000 or less.
Handshake (HNS) is decentralized certificate authority and naming co-founded by the Lightning co-creator. Initial backer & hodler. Helped originate a VC investor and angel investor. Same-round investors include Sequoia.
We are blessed to have a great volunteer team of high-integrity, smart, analytical folks with some great domain expertise.
Food & Beverage, Fitness
AI in FinTech, GeoTech, EdTech. Enterprise
Fintech, Law tech, Privacy
x-MD at $1B+ AUM value investing asset manager
Ex-Wall Street officer, swaps, ABS, MBS and securities lawyer, deal manager, executions and business development MD who helped structure, build and launch several new financial products used today
USC Bachelor of Science, Harvard Law J.D.
x-COO at Infobitt, founded by Wikipedia cofounder Larry Sanger
Published in Forbes, Business Insider, Apple News, Newsweek, Inc., Women 2.0
Analyze and recommend investments for Yang Ventures
We focus on startups meeting an unmet need.
Our most recent investments have been in founder friends we have known for years or in privacy, law and finance related projects
Our check size is typically $25K but can be $10,000 or up to $100,000.
In plain English without jargon, please tell us:
*what you're building
*how you are meeting an unmet need, preferably urgent
*intro deck, one-pager (optional)
Portfolio companies, team members, press, events, podcasts