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about

Archetype is an early-stage venture firm focused on backing the next generation of crypto founders and accelerating the decentralized future. 

Archetype provides inception capital for founders that will evolve the status quo, entrepreneurs capable of creating entirely new markets, and those maniacally dedicated to their craft regardless of macro inertia.

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Ash Egan
Founder

Danny Sursock
Principal

Katherine Wu
Venture Partner

Nick Pai
Research Partner

PREVIOUSLY

Accomplice, ConsenSys, Converge

HISTORICAL INVESTMENTS

Chainalysis (2015)

BlockFi (2017)

Coinlist (2017)

Mina (2018)

NEAR (2018)

Bison Trails (2018)

FalconX (2019)

Flow/Dapper Labs (2019)

Balancer (2019)

PREVIOUSLY

Oppenheimer

PREVIOUSLY

Coinbase Ventures, Notation Capital, Messari

SELECT PORTFOLIO

Jambo

Frame

Guildfi

Once Upon

Parcl

Katana

CONCURRENTLY

Uma

We’re also adding two teammates to Archetype core, on-chain analyst and in-house recruiter, or fill out our general application for future openings!

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