Our Five Pillars

  1. We invest in founders from all backgrounds, genders and walks of life

  2. Not only do we aim to invest, but also seek to develop an ecosystem of diverse founders, investors and companies

  3. We believe good investments are often simple solutions to difficult problems

  4. We are industry agnostic because we believe the majority of early stage companies have similar development areas

  5. We strive to provide the most value-add per invested dollar by leveraging our various backgrounds and network

INvestment Criteria

  1. High quality, resilient management team with at least one full-time founder

  2. Revenue of $100k+ (100%+ y-o-y or 10%+ m-o-m)

  3. Disruptive business model solving an important problem

  4. Large market size potential with positive demand drivers

  5. Attractive valuation in priced or capped Seed or Series A Round

  6. Ability for HCP to provide strong added value

  7. Investment realization horizon of 4 to 7 years

meet our criteria?

If your company meets these criteria, then please send your deck and the following five items to jarrid@harlem.capital or henri@harlem.capital. Please allow us at least two weeks to get you our thoughts.

  • Total raise amount

  • Remaining amount of the raise

  • Estimated timing to close

  • Pre-money valuation

  • 2017, 2018, 2019B and run rate revenue

We typically write a check size of $250k-$500k in $1mm+ rounds, but can invest up to $1mm. Please note, we generally do not invest in Cannabis, Biotech, Hardware, Crypto or capital intensive businesses. We also do not invest in projects (plays, music, etc.) or provide small business loans.