Venture Capital

Draper Fisher Jurvetson
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DRAPER FISHER JURVETSON - Description and Overview

INVESTOR TYPE Venture Capital
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) is a venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California. DFJ was founded in 1985 by Timothy C. Draper and John H. N. Fisher as Draper Associates. The firm's current name is attributed to Draper and Fisher as well as co-founder and managing director Steve Jurvetson.

The firm has offices in Menlo Park, Shanghai (China) and Bangalore. The firm also is affiliated with the DFJ Global Network of Partner Funds.

Historically, the firm has funded technology companies including Hotmail, Overture, Skype and Glam Media. Other notable investments include Tesla Motors, SugarCRM, Technorati, Interwoven, Meebo and Baidu among others.


More detailed information and downloadable data for Draper Fisher Jurvetson including their entire portfolio, amounts invested and industry focus areas is available at CB Insights.