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Invest with Late Stage Pre-IPO Syndicate
$370.4K ($4.9K)
Typical Investments
5
Deals Last 12 Months
579
Unique LPs have invested
Note from Late Stage Pre-IPO Syndicate

This syndicate invests in Pre-IPO, early stage ventures with thesis supporting a future of global sovereign individuals.


Anyone considering an investment in A syndicate should understand that these investments represent absolute risk, and there is a meaningful risk that they can lose all their money. There is no guarantee of a "soft landing" or acquisition if things do not go as planned. In addition, there is no guarantee that, even in a successful company, there will be opportunity for liquidity for the shares represented and an investor should be prepared to have their capital committed for seven years, or more without liquidity.

Dealflow

The syndicate source's deals through proprietary network and information channels. All deals are syndicated with a value-proposition of Silicon Valley influencer word of mouth promotion/association.

Team
Alec Hsu
Founder
Board Advisor Talk City/Liveworld 1999-2001. BoD TVU Networks 2006-2008. GP of Serra Venture Partners 2006-2012. Founder of Flight Ventures 2014- present.
David Weisburd
General Partner
VC @ 10X Capital. Investor @23andme @compass Therapeutics, @draftkings @palantir Technologies @wish @go-x. @dartmouth-college @mit
Shawn Merani
Investor
Founder @parade-ventures Prev: Founder @flight-vc-syndicate @reachlocal-nasdaq-rloc Investor @dollar-shave-club @cruise-automation @hookedapp @plastiq
Flight.VC Syndicate
Angel
5 $1B + announced exits Investor: Ripple, Brave, Polychain, Paypal, Filecoin, Civic, Linkedin, Cruise, Dollar Shave Club Wealthfront, Discord, Fastly
Lori Corpuz
Product Manager
Capital Readiness and Investor Relations.
Investments
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Syndicated
Exit
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Went public in 2019
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Syndicated
Private investments may not be included yet.
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LPs
Joshua Schachter
Angel
Formerly CEO at @tasty-labs (acq @walmart ); Member of Technical Staff at @google; founder at @del-icio-us (acq @yahoo)
Maneesh Arora
Angel
CEO & Co-founder @mightytext. Product @lyft, @zynga, @google (PM on Consumer, Ads; Founders Award). b4:Enterprise software. CS degree @ucla-1 #PRODUCTBUILDER
Jeremy Levine
Angel
Founder/CEO @playdraft. Investor in 40+ startups.
Vasu Kulkarni
Angel
Founder / CEO of @krossover , Managing Partner @courtside-ventures
Daniel R. Odio
Entrepreneur
CEO at @armory: Trust Your Deployments. Founder + exits @socialize, @appmakr, @pointabout • Worked at @sharethis, @ge
David Hauser
Angel
Founder of @grasshopper acquired by @citrix-systems. Founder of @chargify. Founder of @return-path. Angel Investor.
Tim Connors
VC
Founder and Managing Partner, @pivotnorth-capital
Sundeep Ahuja
Angel
I've led 90+ Syndicates incl @mosaic @good-eggs @sandboxvr @starcity @notable-labs @livelyhsa; 3x Founder; Author; BS CS Stanford.
References
When the chips were down I only thought I had two options, close the company or sell it. Gil encouraged me to choose a third option "aim for the moon". We did and the result is a profitable growing company on the way to success
Karl Jacob
Founder of a company Flight.VC Syndicate invested in
Gil taught me the meaning of RELENTLESS URGENCY. And that's something use every single day. Thank you Gil!!
Adam Rifkin
Founder of a company Flight.VC Syndicate advised
Gil -> Helpful. Open. Smart. Direct. Transparent. Engaging. No BS. Responsive...just great.
Maneesh Arora
Founder of a company Flight.VC Syndicate invested in
Gil is the single most entrepreneur friendly investor I have ever met.
Jesse Robbins
Co-investor in a company Flight.VC Syndicate invested in
What more can one say about the $25 billion man that already hasn't been said? His syndicate is the largest on AngelList, he's one of the most prominent and successful angel investors in the world - and he's just getting started now that he's plowing into the most promising 20...more
Amazing guy. Amazing investor. Super-connected and helpful. No bullshit.
Gil is one of the smartest and most connected guys in Silicon Valley. He truly cares about the entrepreneurs that he backs. He gets involved and provides real help to the companies, beyond the money. 
Gil is one of the most honest, trustworthy and truthful person I have ever met in my life. He is by far one in a billion in my book and on super smart angels who envision where the industry is heading and he has been right nearly every time though with risk included to recommend participation in...more
Co-investing and working with Gil on UXPin was amazing. Speed, great advise, an amazing network. He encourages, inspires, connects or shouts whatever is most needed. Gil is an awesome investor and advisor.
Gil is super helpful and friendly
Gil Penchina is regarded as one of the top Angels on AngelList for his many syndicates and his success on the platform
Shawn is incredibly responsive and a great partner to have. We're excited for what will come as a result of the relationship.
Ry Walker
For Shawn Merani's work at Midwest Technology by Flight.vc
Partner at Flight Ventures
Flight.VC Syndicate
For Shawn Merani's work at Education Technology by Flight.vc
Shawn works with Gil Penchina who is co-founder of Crux Ventures Angelist syndicate.
Daniel Hoffer
For Shawn Merani's work at Crux Ventures
Shawn is a very experienced Angel investor that I have had the pleasure of working with at ReachLocal.
Jeff Hagins
For Shawn Merani's work with Woven
David is an extremely bright and motivated individual who possesses a broad array of business skills. His strongest assets are his ability to solve new and complex problems with simple, often elegant solutions, and his ability to lead others. I really enjoyed working with him at TicketCelebration...more
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Late Stage Pre-IPO Syndicate is a supervised person of or otherwise affiliated with Uprising Capital LLC, an “Exempt Reporting Adviser” under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Important information regarding Uprising Capital LLC, CRD Number 182515, can be found on its Form ADV available here. Late Stage Pre-IPO Syndicate’s relationship with Uprising Capital LLC may give rise to potential conflicts of interest or conflicting duties, which could materially impact the performance any deals led by this syndicate.