Who we are

Beginner Bank is a venture studio on a mission to help more companies get product-led growth.

How we work

From the West Coast to Europe, Beginner Bank works across time zones using tools like Figma, Slack, and Around to work closely from anyhwere in the world.

Erik

Kjell

managing Partner
Seattle
Principal product designer / Strategy, Product-led growth, SaaS metrics  / Prev. Co-founder & CPO at Tomorrow (Acq. Ethos), Amazon / Seed investor: Coinbase, Instacart, et al.
photo of Erik Kjell

Joshua

Martens

managing Partner
Barcelona
Principal product designer / Web & Mobile, UX/UI, Animation, Illustration / Prev. Head of Design at Tomorrow (Acq. Ethos) / Hagerty (NYSE: HGTY) Labs and Marketplace.
photo of Joshua Martens
Frequently asked questions

How are you a like bank?

What companies do you invest in?

Why don't you just take equity?

What if I’m a solo founder?

What if I only have an idea?

Do you lead financing rounds?

What don’t you invest in?

Do you have investors?

Do you do ongoing partnerships?

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