Mr. Richard Heitzmann is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at FirstMark Capital. He also serves as Chief Executive Officer & Director at FirstMark Acquisition Corp. III. He serves as Board Member at Legacy, Omaze, New York Venture Capital Association, Dashlane, Grid Mobile, Playnomics, Aura and Merlin. He also serves as Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at FirstMark Horizon Acquisition and at FirstMark Acquisition Corp. II. He focuses on consumer and enterprise investments in media, advertising technology, gaming, mobile, and data services. He has led investments in market leaders in commerce (StubHub, acquired by eBay), gaming (Riot Games, acquired by Tencent), data services (First Advantage, NASDAQ: FADV; acquired by First American), advertising technology (TapAd), media (Pinterest), and more. Prior to founding FirstMark, He was an entrepreneur including being a founding member of the senior management team at First Advantage which he helped grow and sell to First American (NYSE: FAF). He holds a B.S. from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.