Chris Albinson

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Founders Circle Capital

Chris is co-founder of Founders Circle Capital – a partnership built to serve a specific and important community need. He is passionate about helping great entrepreneurs accelerate growth, focusing primarily on mobile and social companies. 

Chris currently serves on the boards of Zoove, JiWire, Fixmo and Syncapse. He believes in the power of community and co-founded C100 and the Marin Internet Entrepreneurs. He also serves on the advisory boards of Startup Canada, Grow Labs, Partners for Growth, and SF Big. 

Chris has invested in 43 companies as a venture capitalist and angel investor, including Juniper Networks, Tynt, Belair Networks, Cambrian Systems, Abatis Systems, Fastlane, PixStream, Reflectivity, and Valere Power.

Previously, Chris has had the pleasure of being a part of four start-ups, two of which went public – Digital Island and Newbridge Networks. He also co-founded Panorama Capital, the successor fund to JPMorgan Partners venture practice, where he was a general partner.