Where founders get their first fund.
Spearhead gives founders their first fund and teaches them the craft of angel investing. Founders get capital, mentorship from leading angels and access to a community of elite alumni.
Entrepreneurship is a career that goes from founding startups to investing in them. You may start one or two companies over your career—but you can invest for a lifetime.
Most founders invest in companies they’re already helping, so they get compensated for their time and align incentives. Founders also get better at running their company after sitting on the other side of the table.
You should be:
We’re particularly interested in technical founders who have access to compelling early-stage companies due to their reputation and expertise.
As of December 2021 Spearhead has indicated that they have worked with 68 founder scouts who have collectively invested $60M in 635 startups with those startups receiving $2.4B in follow-on investments.
Some of the investments made by the Spearhead scouts include Clubhouse, Circle, Vise, and Fast.
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🌍 Meet other scouts globally.
👀 Get first dibs on new scout programs and VC openings.
✨ Get feedback and investor recommendations for your deal memos.
✌️ Learn and grow together as a community!
Spearhead announced today that it has raised $100 million for its fourth fund. The basic outline of the program remains the same, but what’s changed is what happens after the formal Spearhead program has finished.
Founders are extraordinarily busy, even for their own investors. A decade ago, they might have had relationships with a handful of VC partners as they scaled their businesses and raised additional rounds of capital.
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