πŸ˜‡ Angel Investments

Occasionally, I invest in early stage startups.

Occasionally, I invest in early stage startups.


TL;DR: Art Lapinsch

  • Currently: Creating online courses for Business Operators
  • Previously: Co-founding and building Perengo which was acquired by TMP Worldwide (now Radancy)
  • A lifetime ago: Building FinTech/AdTech ventures for HitFox Group (now Ioniq Group)

How I Help

I'm a founder myself.

  • Remote: We built Perengo fully-remote from idea-to-exit and through the corporate integration.
  • Strategy: We went through pivots in our journey. We evaluated our options based on facts and EV calculation.
  • Operations: Perengo was a boot-strapped business and we learned how to simplify, optimize, and automate workflows.
  • Marketing: I have been consulting startups and corporates on brand strategy and consistent marketing execution.
  • Mental Hygiene: Building a business is a 🎒. I'm happy to listen and provide an objective opinion.

How I Invest

I invest my own money.


Current Investments

I'm industry-agnostic.

πŸ„ Β Magic Fund: Pre-seed investment in technical founding teams.

🏝️ Remote First Capital (RFC): A group of remote founders, operators and early investors investing in the next generation of remote work.

πŸ“± Eebo World: Creator platform for Sub-Saharan Africa.

🌿 Fernway: An adult-use cannabis product manufacturer based in MA.

🌊 Swell: Headless e-Commerce platform.

πŸ“² Onboard: Software onboarding for teams.

πŸ’ͺ Supersapiens: Real-time glucose visibility for athletes and coaches.

πŸ”— Beacons: Flight control for social commerce traffic.


If you want to talk, DM me on twitter.