Flying Fish Partners, SeattleThe second venture fund of a WA-based venture company that specializes in artificial intelligence and machinelearning was closed by. Flying Fish Partners II, L.P., at $70 million.
LedBy Geoff Harris, Heather Redman Frank Chang, Flying FishIt invests in the artificial Intelligence (AI) or machine learning (ML (ML) sectors. TheFirm invests in seed-stage software and mixed-hardware companies and software companies that use AI and ML as foundations for their businesses, provide AI products and services, or offer tools to AI and ML practitioners.
In FundII, The team also adds Adriane Brown as managing director. BrownAn accomplished executive and board member Fortune100 companies, previously served as a partner in venture capital Fund I. Vanessa Pegueros, a cybersecurity expert who was also a seasoned executive who was a venture partner in FundI continue to serve as a partner in ventures Fund II. Flying FishYou can also add Lisa NelsonM12 co-founder, an active advisor and board member, as a new partner in venture capital Fund II.
Flying FishHas already made 10 investments Fund II. Notable companies in the firm’s FundI include Picnic, Symbl.ai, Reclaim and Phaidra. Portland-based standout Streem (sold to Frontdoor) was also an early investment in Fund I.