DFJ Frontier Team Bios
The DFJ Frontier team consists of investment professionals who also have significant experience running start-ups. We know how to work with entrepreneurs, because we have been entrepreneurs.
Draper Fisher Jurvetson Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) is
the leader in start-up venture capital, having invested in over
150 technology companies. Tim Draper, a third generation venture
capital investor with a successful investment track record, founded
the DFJ group of funds in 1985. All of DFJ's funds have emphasized
early stage venture capital investments in technology companies.
DFJ has proven expertise identifying extraordinary entrepreneurs,
analyzing growing markets, and helping bring world-changing technologies
to market. Tim Draper and Jennifer Fonstad, Managing Directors at
DFJ, work directly with DFJ Frontier and its portfolio companies.
The DFJ Global Network
DFJ Frontier belongs to a unique collaborative network of venture capital partnerships in 30 major cities across the country and globally. With a significant local presence in technology centers around the world, this network provides extraordinary resources for DFJ Frontier's portfolio companies: through this affiliation, market intelligence, deep rolodex power, and potential investment capital are available to the CEOs of our companies. The DFJ Global Network includes more than 100 investment professionals. Learn