John Frankel General Information
Mr. John Frankel serves as Founding Partner at ff Venture Capital. He also serves as a Board Member at Softdrive, Opencare, Manna, Civic Eagle, and Zenith Aerospace. He serves as Board Member at Lynq, HoneyBee, Burro, Tensorflight, New Age Meats, and Respeecher. He serves as Board Observer at Mosaic. He served as a Board Member at SignUp.com. He founded ff Venture Capital in 2008 and has been a seed- and early-stage investor since late 1999. He served as Board Member at Distil Networks and Top Flight Technologies. He focuses on advising and growing technology and technology-enabled companies across emerging industries, including artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, drones, enterprise software, crowdfunding, and data analytics, among others. He has served on the boards of more than 35 companies and has led investments in more than 80 companies, including Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD), Indiegogo, Ionic Security, Unikey, Skycatch, Plated, 500px, PebblePost, and Owlet. He also sits on The NYU Tandon School of Engineering's Board of Overseers. He started his business career in London with Arthur Andersen having earned a Master of Arts from New College, Oxford, where he studied Mathematics, Philosophy, and Logic. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He served as Board Member at Parse.ly.