About

Jay Farber is an Venture Partner at F-Prime Capital, where he focuses on early-stage West Coast investments in Financial Technology and Enterprise Software. Jay joined F-Prime Capital in 2015, working on the firm’s Investments in Snapsheet, Quovo, and Vestwell.  He is concurrently a student at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Prior to joining F-Prime, he worked in strategy at Fidelity Investments, working on engagements in retail investing, workplace investing, and capital markets. Jay graduated summa cum laude from Tufts University.

  • AvantStay delivers exceptional, unique stays for group travelers. The company has built a tech-enabled millennial hospitality brand to be the new standard for group experience.  Unlike typical short-term rentals, Avantstay controls the entire guest experience. This allows the company to ensure the quality of a guest’s stay will be consistent across all homes and to deliver hotel-level comfort in an authentic differentiated setting. Learn more at avantstay.com.

    • Category

      • FinTech
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      Los Angeles, CA

    • Year Invested

      2018

    • Team

  • Papaya Payments is a free and easy way to pay your bills. Just snap a photo of a paper bill and Papaya will automatically validate it and facilitate your payment. Learn more at www.papayapayments.com.

    • Category

      • FinTech
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      Los Angeles, CA

    • Year Invested

      2018

    • Team

  • Quovo is a data platform providing connectivity to consumer financial accounts. Quovo centralizes, organizes, and enriches data from millions of accounts across more than 14,000 institutions to provide businesses with a comprehensive picture of each customers’ financial identity. With industry-specific solutions, clients from emerging fintech startups to Fortune 500 companies rely on Quovo for its seamless technology and rich data insights to deliver more personalized and frictionless customer experiences. Quovo’s unparalleled coverage of the financial ecosystem, powerful data analytics, and flexible deployment options propel businesses in uncovering opportunities to grow their relationships with customers. Quovo was acquired by Plaid in 2019. Learn more at www.quovo.com.

  • Snapsheet is the leading provider of virtual claims solutions, using powerful technology to improve workflows for more than 60 insurance carriers around the world. Snapsheet creates a simple claims process, starting with virtual estimations all the way to final repairs and payment, by streamlining communication between consumers, shops and carriers. Snapsheet takes complicated processes and makes them fast and simple for everyone involved. Learn more at www.snapsheetapp.com.

  • Vestwell is a digital platform that makes it easier to offer and administer 401(k) plans. Vestwell removes traditional friction points through a seamless plan design, automated onboarding, streamlined administration, and flexible investment strategies, all at competitive pricing. By acting as a single point of contact, Vestwell has modernized the retirement offering while keeping the plan sponsor’s and plan participant’s best interests in mind.  Learn more at www.vestwell.com.

    • Category

      • FinTech
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      New York, NY

    • Year Invested

      2016

    • Team