Richard Heitzmann Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 6


Richard Heitzmann General Information


Mr. Richard Heitzmann is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at FirstMark Capital. He also served as Chief Executive Officer & Director at FirstMark Acquisition Corp. III. He serves as Board Member at Legacy, Roman Health Ventures, ezra, Omaze, New York Venture Capital Association, Dashlane, Grid Mobile, Playnomics, and Merlin. He also serves as Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at FirstMark Horizon Acquisition and at FirstMark Acquisition Corp. II. He served as Board Member at Proletariat. 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. He served as Board Member at Aura. He served as Advisor in Symphony Commerce

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

Richard Heitzmann Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Happy Money 05-Sep-2019 Later Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
00000000000 21-Oct-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
000 00000000 31-Dec-2015 0000 00000 000 Logistics Product In Beta Test 0000000 000000000
000000000000 16-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
00000 06-May-2015 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
000000000 00000 05-Jun-2012 0000000000 00.00 Restaurants and Bars Profitable 0000000 000000000
000000 10-Nov-2010 00000 00000 00.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 000000000
000000.000 04-Nov-2010 0000 00000 000 Publishing Startup 0000000 000000000
Pinterest 21-Aug-2009 Seed Round 00000 Social/Platform Software Profitable 0000000 000000000
WePlay (United States) 18-Jul-2007 Early Stage VC 00.00 Social Content Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
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Richard Heitzmann Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Airbnb 10-Dec-2020 IPO 00.000
000000000 18-Apr-2019 000 00.000
000000000 00000 13-Nov-2017 0000000000
000000 (000000 000 21-May-2013 000000000000000000
StubHub 13-Feb-2007 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Merger/Acquisition
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Richard Heitzmann Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Richard Heitzmann Angel Investor 00 00 00 New York, NY
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Richard Heitzmann Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
CMFG Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
FirstMark Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kai Huang 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nathaniel Turner 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Toba Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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