Placeholder is a venture capital partnership based in New York City with over $150 million in committed capital under management. We believe cryptonetworks will change the structure of global markets and counteract global inequality by decentralizing access to data, wealth and power.

Read more on our investment thesis, and how we invest.


Partners Chris Burniske and Joel Monegro founded the firm in 2017 with Brad Burnham as a venture partner. Alex Evans and Mario Laul form our research team and support investment due diligence.