Where top technical founders get $1M+ for angel investing

Founders in Powerset

George Sivulka

Founder & CEO of Hebbia $128M raised including Index

Paul Copplestone

Co-Founder & CEO of Supabase $116M raised including Coatue

Jordan Tigani

Co-Founder & CEO of MotherDuck $100M raised including A16Z

Asta Li

Co-Founder & CTO of Privy $26M raised including Sequoia

Savin Goyal

Co-Founder & CTO of Outerbounds $24M raised including Amplify

Noor Siddiqui

Founder & CEO of Orchid $16M raised including Village Global

David Li

Co-Founder & CEO of Meliora $11M raised including Pebblebed

Tom Hacohen

Founder & CEO of Svix $10M raised including A16Z

Travis McPeak

Co-Founder & CEO of Resourcely $8M raised including Felicis

Recent Investments






“Powerset is ducking awesome. It takes me three minutes to write a $500k check.”

Jordan Tigani, Co-Founder & CEO of MotherDuck

What Founders Get

“Powerset is a great way to support other founders while I remain 100% focused on Supabase.” 

Paul Copplestone, Co-Founder & CEO of Supabase

Become a Better Founder

Top founders choose Powerset as it complements company-building.

Get better at operating from sitting on the other side of the table

Learn from a peer group of elite founders in Powerset 

Become more knowledgeable by backing emerging technologies

No incremental time commitment; founders back companies they’d be helping anyway

“I love supporting exceptional technical founders, both to fast-track my own learnings and as a way to pay it forward.”

Savin Goyal, Co-Founder & CTO of Outerbounds + co-creator of open-source Metaflow


Jake & Jonathan started Powerset to support “founders backing founders.”

Jake Zeller

Jonathan Swanson

“Jake & Jonathan have an incredibly high bar for investing. I had invested in 25+ companies prior to Powerset and am still learning a lot from them.”

Travis McPeak, Co-Founder & CEO of Resourcely

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