Venture Capital Designed for Hardware
WHAT WE DO
Bolt is a venture capital firm investing in companies at the intersection of hardware and software.
Bolt was founded in 2013 by Ben Einstein, Axel Bichara and Scott Miller.
Bolt is headquarted in San Francisco and Boston
FUND & FUND SIZE
Bolt is operating off of its second fund with $37M under management focused on pre-seed investments.
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Product vision and prototyping expert. Previously ran Brainstream Design. Instrumental in bringing many products to market ranging from consumer electronics to clean energy for everything from Fortune 500 companies to small startups.
Mechanical engineering background. 19 years as general partner with Atlas Venture across 8 funds with over $2.6B under management. Co-founded Premise (acquired by Computervision). Lead investor in SolidWorks (acquired by Dassault Systemes).
Previously VP of Engineering at iRobot. Built 4M units of robots like Roomba, Scooba, and Looj. Founder & CEO of Dragon Innovation. Far-east manufacturing of Makerbot, Pebble, Zeo, Orbotix & over 100 over hardware startups and crowdfunded products.