Michael Tam

Principal | Los Angeles


Michael is a principal at Craft on the investment team, based in Los Angeles. Prior to joining Craft, he was an investor at Crosscut, where he led investments and participated on the boards of consumer and enterprise companies. As an operator, Michael managed Uber's business in Southern California markets and launched L., a direct to consumer brand acquired by Procter & Gamble. Michael began his career in venture at Bullpen Capital. Previously, he worked at BofA Merrill Lynch's tech investment banking group and began his career at PwC.

Michael serves on the investment committee of the USC Marshall Fund, which invests in startups in the Southern California tech ecosystem.


Notable Investments

Brud, Dray Alliance, Pipe, Salted, Shef, Trellis, Vendr

Board Seats


Vertically focused solutions (marketplaces, software), Consumer, IoT, food tech, synthetic media, B2B SaaS