who we are

Patron is an early-stage venture firm investing in the convergence of games, consumer, and Web 3.

We call this, the Spectrum of Play

Thesis

We believe that games will shape our future. The biggest opportunities in games will span across entertainment, education, health, shopping, crypto, and fintech. And that’s where we’ll be.

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SPECTRUM OF PLAY

  • VIRTUAL WORLDS
  • MESSAGING
  • EDUCATION
  • COLLECTIBLES
    (NFT)
  • FINTECH
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WEB 1.0/2.0

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team

We are one of the most credible consumer early-stage investors with deep operating experience in games.

Jason Yeh
Jason Yeh
Co-Founder & General Partner
Jason began his VC career in 2007 as a founding investor at FirstMark, where he led diligence on Riot Games Series A. He then joined Riot as the first business hire in 2009 and built out Riot’s publishing and Esports organizations over a 9 year period as an executive. Jason most recently founded Leaf Ventures in 2017, where he angel invested in 30+ consumer companies including Avant Arte, Highsnobiety, and Italic.
Brian Cho
Co-Founder & General Partner
Brian has been investing in gaming and consumer startups since 2012, where he was a Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and worked on investments including Oculus, Lyft, and Slack. Since 2014, he built and led the investment arm at Riot Games as an executive, where he made 20+ strategic investments in games. In 2013 and 2014, Brian was recognized as one of the best upcoming investors by Forbes magazine’s 30 Under 30.
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