San Francisco, CA – Dispersion Capital, a pioneering early-stage venture capital firm, has successfully closed its inaugural fund, securing a total of $40 million in investments. Founded by experienced VC Patrick Chang, formerly of Bain Capital Ventures and Foundation Capital, Dispersion Capital is dedicated to fueling the development of decentralized infrastructure and advancing the vision of a multi-chain, multi-currency, and multi-platform world.
Dispersion Capital’s investment strategy is centered around supporting foundational technologies that underpin the growth of decentralized businesses. The firm concentrates its efforts on specific layers of web3, including fintech infrastructure, security, data, and platforms that challenge traditional industries. By focusing exclusively on these areas, Dispersion Capital aims to accelerate the adoption and advancement of decentralized technologies.
Prior to establishing Dispersion Capital, Patrick Chang played a pivotal role in launching the blockchain portfolio at Samsung Next Ventures, where he specialized in investing in blockchain and crypto infrastructure projects. Through his investments, Chang has been at the forefront of supporting some of web3’s most innovative companies and protocols, including Dapper Labs, Flow, Alchemy, Forte, Theta, and more.
Dispersion Capital has garnered significant support from prominent players in both web2 and web3 sectors. Notable contributors to the fund include Faction, Lightspeed, Circle, Ripple, Wemade, Alchemy, Forte Platform, NGC Ventures, Hashkey, Cherubic, and others. This strong backing highlights the industry’s recognition of Dispersion Capital’s strategic focus and its potential to drive the growth of decentralized infrastructure.
As Dispersion Capital moves forward, the firm is poised to play a critical role in shaping the future of decentralized technologies. With its well-rounded team of experts and a substantial fund at its disposal, Dispersion Capital is committed to identifying and supporting groundbreaking projects that will shape the multi-chain landscape and transform industries across the globe.