VC  DFJ Gotham Ventures

     Office Locations:

300 Park Avenue
12th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-279-3980
Fax: 212-279-3835



  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Draper Fisher Jurvetson Gotham (DFJ Gotham) is a venture capital firm focused on early-stage technology companies in the Northeast U.S. and Israel. DFJ Gotham's first investment was made in 2000, and since then the firm has backed over 20 ventures, spanning a wide array of technology related sectors. DFJ Gotham is a generalist information technology (IT) investor, meaning that the firm will invest in all sub-sectors of the IT space. These sub-sectors include, but are not limited to: digital media, e-commerce, financial technology, mobile and network infrastructure. DFJ Gotham typically invests $100K-$500K in seed investments or $1M-$3M in series A investments in companies that have a demonstrable product. DFJ Gotham will invest up to $6-8 million over the lifetime of companies that receive a Series A investment. DFJ Gotham primarily invests in companies that are or will be headquartered on the East Coast of the United States. The firm also invests in companies founded in Israel, particularly when they are moving some or all their operations to the U.S. DFJ Gotham is part of the Draper Fisher Jurvetson Global Network, which has $6 billion in assets under management.



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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Daniel Schultz Co-Founder and Managing Director
    Joy Marcus Venture Partner
    Ross Goldstein Co-Founder and Managing Director
    Thatcher Bell Venture Partner
    Zak Schwarzman Principal


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