Caterina Fake Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 19

  • Portfolio
  • 7

  • Exits
  • 12


Caterina Fake General Information


Ms. Caterina Fake is a Co-Founder of Yes VC. She also served as a Partner at Founder Collective. She also founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Findery. She is a leading Internet entrepreneur and a Board Member at Public Goods. She also Co-Founded Flickr, one of the largest photo hosting and sharing sites in the world, and Hunch, which connects users with products and places that match their interests. Caterina was also the Chairman of Etsy, the most popular marketplace for handmade crafts. She has also been an advisor to and investor in numerous business start-ups. She co-founded Ludicorp and served as the VP of Marketing & Community. She served as Chairwoman at Sudden Coffee. She serves as an Adviser at Primary.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Caterina Fake Investments (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Adept 23-Feb-2023 Early Stage VC 00000 Systems and Information Management Startup 00000000 0000
Frolo 05-Dec-2021 00000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
June Care 01-Nov-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Dr. Treat 13-Aug-2021 0000 00000 000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Crews By Core 21-Sep-2020 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Soundcheck 01-Nov-2018 0000 00000 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business
Outschool 26-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Foodsmart 25-Jul-2012 00000 00000 00.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Kickstarter 17-Mar-2011 Early Stage VC 000 Other Capital Markets/Institutions Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
1000Memories 16-Feb-2011 Early Stage VC 00.00 Social Content Startup 00000000 0000

Caterina Fake Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
20x200 01-Oct-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
Stack Overflow 01-Aug-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
Soundcheck 01-Jan-2020 000 00 00000000
Cloudera 28-Apr-2017 000 00000
Etsy 16-Apr-2015 000 00000
Wavii 23-Apr-2013 000000000000000000 0000
1000Memories 03-Oct-2012 000000000000000000
DailyBooth 24-Jul-2012 000000000000000000
Typekit 03-Oct-2011 Merger/Acquisition
Flowgram 12-Jun-2009 Bankruptcy: Liquidation

Caterina Fake Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Caterina Fake Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Caterina Fake Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Caterina Fake Co-Investors (36)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Yes VC 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Frontiers Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Greylock 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Spark Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Caterina Fake FAQs

  • Who is Caterina Fake?

    Caterina Fake is an angel Investor who has made 19 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Caterina Fake?

    Caterina Fake is an angel investor.

  • What does Caterina Fake do?

    As an angel investor, Caterina Fake invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Caterina Fake invested in?

    Caterina Fake has made numerous investments in companies like Adept, Frolo, and June Care within the Systems and Information Management, Social/Platform Software, and Services (B2C Non-Financial) industries.

  • What has Caterina Fake invested in recently?

    Caterina Fake's latest investment was on 23-Feb-2023 in Adept, a company within the Systems and Information Management industry.

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