Arlan Founder, Managing Partner, Backstage Capital
Los Angeles
Arlan Founder, Managing Partner, Backstage Capital
Los Angeles

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Next unicorn

Next challenge

Moonshots

Mentor

Invest

Speak at events


I built a venture capital fund from the ground up, while homeless.  Started from scratch in 2015, Backstage has now raised more than $15 million and invested in more than 170 startup companies led by underestimated founders.


Investing as a Catalyst

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For years --and especially over the past 12 mont ...


Less than 10% of all venture capital deals go to women, People of Color, and LGBTQ founders. Other VCs see this as a pipeline problem. I ...