Designer Fund, a San Francisco, CA-based vc firm investing in startups co-founded by designers, raised its $20m first seed fund.
Co-founded by general partners Enrique Allen and Ben Blumenfeld, the firm invests from $100K to $1m in “startups that combine great design and tech, to improve the user experience in industries such as financial services, digital health, education, and enterprise tools.
Designer Fund also operates Bridge, a professional development program that connects experienced designers with top startups and its community in San Francisco via once-a-week workshops, dinners, and talks.
The team includes Allen, Blumenfeld, Heather Phillips, Katie Topper, and Lisa Anne Logan.
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