DFJ promotes Roizen to operating partner following Fund XI close


team staff hrUS venture capital firm DFJ has promoted Heidi Roizen to operating partner in the wake of closing its $325m eleventh fund.

Roizen will be tasked with overseeing talent, marketing, business development and investment support at the firm, and work with its portfolio companies.

DFJ managing director Steve Jurvetson said, “We have a long history of working with Heidi both as an entrepreneur and a colleague and she’s proven to be a great asset to our team.

“Her deep expertise as an operator and investor makes her a perfect fit for this new role.”

DFJ held a ‘one and done’ close for its $325m eleventh fund three weeks ago after just two months in the market. 

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