22 Series A Investors in DC

Sometimes you should prioritize investors in your own state before searching outside state lines. Investors like backing local talent, and your odds of securing funding are higher from local investors than they are from investors outside of your state. Here are 22 investors based in D.C. that invest at Series A.

1) Amit Puri

  • Fund: Pure Play Ventures
  • Title: General Partner
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, AI, AR/VR, Internet of Things, Clean Tech, Cloud, Web3, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, EdTech, Electronics, Fintech, Food and Beverage, Government Tech, Recruiting, Hospitality, DEI, Insurtech, Internet of Things, Legal, Logistics, Manufacturing, Marketplaces, Chemicals, Enterprise, Other Tech, Parenting, Professional or Technical Services, Proptech, Quantum Computing, Robotics, Social Impact, Space, Transportation, Other

2) Andy Cloyd

  • Fund: Revolution
  • Title: Vice President
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, Internet of Things, Cloud, Enterprise

3) Ayush Jain

  • Fund: Revolution
  • Title: Senior Associate
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, AI, AR/VR, Clean Tech, Communications, Web3, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, EdTech, E-Commerce, Fintech, Food and Beverage, eSports, Recruiting, Hospitality, Insurtech, Internet of Things, Legal, Logistics, Manufacturing, Marketplaces, Media, Consumer, Enterprise, Other Tech, Proptech, Quantum Computing, Food Services, Sales Tech, Space, Transportation, Travel, Other

4) Camille Accad

  • Fund: FINCA Impact Finance
  • Title: Capital Markets Associate
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, Clean Tech, Communications, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Fintech, Food and Beverage, Consumer, Enterprise, Transportation

5) Casey Allen

  • Fund: Fenway Summer Ventures
  • Title: COO
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Web3, Fintech

6) Craig Zelizer

  • Fund: PCDN.Global
  • Title: CEO & Founder
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Clean Tech, Communications, Future of Work, EdTech, Fintech, DEI, Parenting, Professional or Technical Services, Robotics, Social Impact, Other

7) Dan Preiss

  • Fund: Ardent Venture Partner
  • Title: Vice President
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: AI, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Future of Work, EdTech, Fintech, Internet of Things, Professional or Technical Services

8) Darren Appanah

  • Fund: Grotech Ventures
  • Title: Vice President
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Internet of Things, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Enterprise

9) Isabelle Granahan-Field

  • Fund: Camber Creek
  • Title: Investor
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: AI, Clean Tech, Cybersecurity, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Fintech, Insurtech, Internet of Things, Legal, Logistics, Marketplaces, Consumer, Other Tech, Enterprise, Proptech, Other

10) James Barlia

  • Fund: Revolution
  • Title: Senior Associate
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Cloud, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Fintech, Enterprise

11) Kavon Badie

  • Fund: Village Capital
  • Title: Senior Investment Analyst
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Cybersecurity, Digital Health and Wellness, Fintech, Insurtech, Social Impact

12) Mahati Sridhar

  • Fund: Revolution
  • Title: Vice President
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Marketing, AI, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, E-Commerce, Fintech, Insurtech, Marketplaces, Enterprise, Professional or Technical Services, Proptech

13) Mark Mason

  • Fund: SWaN and Legend Venture Partners
  • Title: Director
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, EdTech, Marketplaces, Consumer, Other Tech

14) Matt Gittleman

  • Fund: JHH vc
  • Title: Investment Director
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Cybersecurity, Fintech, Insurtech

15) Miranda Witzig

  • Fund: Sands Capital Ventures
  • Title: Associate
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: AI, Cybersecurity, Quantum Computing, Transportation

16) Osman Nur

  • Fund: Revolution
  • Title: Investor
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Cloud, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Fintech, Enterprise

17) Rachel Wang

  • Fund: Avenue Growth Partners
  • Title: Vice President
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Marketing, Agriculture Tech, AR/VR, AI, Art, Cosmetics, Internet of Things, Clean Tech, Fashion, Cloud, Communications, Web3, Cybersecurity, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, EdTech, Electronics, Entertainment, Fintech, Food and Beverage, eSports, Government Tech, Recruiting, Hospitality, DEI, Insurtech, Internet of Things, Legal, Logistics, Manufacturing, Marketplaces, Chemicals, Media, Consumer, Enterprise, Other Tech, Parenting, Professional or Technical Services, Proptech, Quantum Computing, Food Services, Robotics, Sales Tech, Sex, Social Impact, Space, Transportation, Travel, Other

18) Sai Abhishek

  • Fund: New Enterprise Associates (NEA)
  • Title: Venture Capital Investor
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: AI, Internet of Things, Cloud, Developer Tools, Digital Health and Wellness, Future of Work, E-Commerce, Fintech, Consumer, Enterprise, Other Tech

19) Sam Stein

  • Fund: Single family office
  • Title: Associate
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: AI, AR/VR, Internet of Things, Web3, Fintech, eSports, Quantum Computing, Robotics

20) Sebastian Molina Gasman

  • Fund: Accion
  • Title: Investment Officer, Accion Venture Lab
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, AI, Cloud, Cybersecurity, Digital Health and Wellness, E-Commerce, EdTech, Fintech, DEI, Recruiting, Insurtech, Legal, Logistics, Marketplaces, Other Tech, Social Impact

21) Simon Gillett

22) Solomon Ephraim

  • Fund: Avenue Growth Partners
  • Title: Investor
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Stages: Series A, Series B
  • Sectors: Agriculture Tech, Developer Tools, EdTech, E-Commerce, Entertainment, Fintech, Food and Beverage, eSports, Recruiting, Hospitality, Insurtech, Legal, Logistics, Manufacturing, Marketplaces, Chemicals, Travel, Sales Tech, Food Services, Proptech, Professional or Technical Services, Consumer, Other Tech, Government Tech, Clean Tech, Communications

Hopefully this list helps you find more local investors that invest in companies at your stage. If you’re looking to pitch these investors + the rest of the Confluence.VC investor network, make sure to check out Commonapp.VC