Backing disruptive companies at the threshold of transformative growth.

Threshold is an early stage venture capital firm that spun out from DFJ Venture. We partner with exceptional entrepreneurs building innovative consumer, enterprise, and healthcare technology companies.

Investment Team

Emily Melton

Emily Melton
Managing Partner

Josh Stein

Josh Stein
Managing Partner

Andreas Stavropoulos

Andreas Stavropoulos
Partner

Chirag

Chirag Chotalia
Partner

 

Heidi Roizen

Heidi Roizen
Partner

Kristen Faulkner

Kristen Faulkner
Associate 

Mohammad Islam

Mohammad (Mo) Islam
Partner

William (Bill) Bryant

William (Bill) Bryant
Partner

Operations Team

Carol Wentworth

Carol Wentworth
Marketing Partner

Jen Kodner

Jen Kodner
Talent Partner

Johnna Lesch

Johnna Lesch
CFO

Companies

News

Threshold Partner Josh Stein talks power dynamics

July 16, 2020

I don’t this has been a mustache-twisting moment for investors. I do think people are more reasonable — more willing to get to know investors, maybe not as focused on optimizing so much. It feels more normal to me.

Elementary, my dear Robot

June 30, 2020

Threshold is leading the $12.7 million Series A investment in Elementary Robotics, a software-defined robotics company applying deep learning-based computer vision to industrial inspection.  Partner Mo Islam gives insights on the investment.

“Treat the Patient, Not the Disease”

May 28, 2020

Partner Emily Melton gives personal insight on Threshold’s investment in Tia, a company that combines technology with onsite care to provide transformative healthcare.

Leading by Example: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

July 1, 2020

Information on how and where to start the tough (but necessary) conversations around diversity, equity, and inclusions at work.

Careers Don’t Just Happen: They’re the Product of Goal-Setting and Planning

Jul 22, 2020

Shellye Archambeau, the former CEO of MetricStream, talks with Threshold Partner Heidi Roizen about how women lead.

Contact

Menlo Park

2882 Sand Hill Rd #150
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Phone:

650.233.9000

San Francisco

1 S Park St #103
San Francisco, CA 94107

Phone:

650.233.9000

Entrance is next to the American Grilled Cheese Kitchen at the corner of 2nd Street and South Park