The Dolby, the early stage venture capital fund adds to the Dolby family’s existing technology venture portfolio, is pleased to announce the launch of Dolby Family Ventures.
Dolby Family Ventures is jointly managed by David Dolby, son of Ray Dolby, and veteran venture capitalist Pascal Levensohn. Based in San Francisco, Dolby Family Ventures funds international seed and Series A investments in four sectors: Digital Media, Cloud Services, Security, and HealthCare Technology and Services. Dolby Family Ventures anticipates making four to seven investments per year, with capital at risk of approximately $3 million per company. The fund is not affiliated with Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
“Our family is committed to honoring my father’s legacy by investing in the development of exceptional technologies that have the potential to generate significant social impact,” said David Dolby, Managing Director, Dolby Family Ventures. “Our direct investment approach focuses on highly defensible intellectual property, and our long time horizon provides ongoing support for entrepreneurs to build great companies.”
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