General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz
Alex Rampell is a General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he focuses on financial services. He serves on the board of Branch, Brightside, Descript, Divvy, Earnin, FlyHomes, Loft, Mercury, PeerStreet, Point, Propel, Sentilink, Super Evil Mega Corp, Transferwise, and Very Good Security.
Alex additionally led the firm's investments in OpenDoor ($OPEN), Plaid, Quantopian (acquired by Robinhood), and Rival (acquired by LiveNation).
Prior to joining the firm, Alex co-founded multiple companies including Affirm ($AFRM), which he co-founded with Max Levchin, FraudEliminator (acquired by McAfee in 2006), Point, TrialPay (acquired by Visa in 2015), TXN (acquired by Envestnest in 2019), and Yub (acquired by Coupons.com in 2013).
He holds a BA in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from Harvard University.
Founding Partner at Group 11
Dovi Frances is a financial services entrepreneur and founding partner of Group 11 (f.k.a. SGVC), a venture capital firm based in Los Angeles, California. Over the course of his career, Dovi has invested over $200 million in some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent and disruptive financial technology companies, including Tipalti, TripActions, HomeLight, SunBit, and Next Insurance. Dovi currently serves on the boards of Tipalti, SunBit, HomeLight, Papaya Global, Lili Bank, EquityBee, and Reali. He is also an Advisor to Addepar and TripActions, is a member of the Advisory Council of Leumi Bank U.S, and serves on the Steering Committee of Israel Collaboration Network.
Dovi earned an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and a BA in Management and Psychology from Ben-Gurion University.