Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) is a venture capital firm that partners with extraordinary entrepreneurs who set out to change the world. Since 1985, DFJ and the DFJ Global Network have had $ 7B committed to their funds and have managed more than 400 portfolio investments, including AdMob, Baidu, Box, Skype, Hotmail, SpaceX, Tesla Motors, SolarCity, Twitter, Tumblr and Yammer. DFJ works with companies at seed, early and growth stages, with the goal of creating of iconic and lasting businesses. DFJ pioneers investing in emerging markets including consumer and enterprise information technology, digital media, and disruptive technologies. The DFJ Global Network is a federation of 16 independent venture funds operating on four continents that cooperate on investment diligence and co-investing.
Randy joined Draper Fisher Jurvetson in 2002 and is a Managing Director of DFJ Growth. His career spans more than 25 years in the technology and media industries as a venture capital investor, operating executive and entrepreneur. Responsible for DFJ Growth investments in Anaplan, Avant, Box, DataStax, Mapbox, SiSense, SpaceX, Tesla Motors, Twitter, Tumblr, Yammer and Yodle.