Anthony Bellafiore is an Associate at LaunchCapital where he focuses on sourcing and diligencing startups across a range of investment verticals, as well as performing market research on different sectors and industries. He also currently supports GoingVC, a professional development startup helping people make vertical and lateral moves in Venture Capital, as the team's Program Manager.
Previously, Anthony was a member of the Funding Team at Greylock-backed European accelerator, Entrepreneur First, where he managed the firm’s investor network and helped its portfolio companies prepare for their funding rounds. He’s built a cryptocurrency-focused newsletter - The Altcoin Transmission - to over 1.4k subscribers, and has consulted for and advised various startups in the content marketing and fintech sectors.
A dual-citizen of Italy, Anthony has lived and worked in Spain and the UK and loves meeting founders from the lesser VC-trodden corners of the world. Some of his main interests lie in sustainable ocean and energy, cryptocurrency, logistics, and impact investing.
Anthony graduated from Penn State University with a B.A. in Economics, a B.A. in English, and a minor in International Studies.