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Haun’s new venture fund lining up investors to raise approximate $900 million

Prosecutor turned crypto venture capitalist Katie Haun is looking to raise nearly $900 million for a new venture firm.  Haun, who joined a16z as a partner for its crypto investing unit in 2018, left the firm at the end of last year, as reported by Axios at the time. Now, Haun’s new firm —dubbed KRH— is in the process of raising the money across different venture funds, according to sources familiar with the investment firm’s plans.  Haun has secured a16z …

Katie Haun to depart a16z, form new fund focused on crypto and Web3: report

Katie Haun, a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, is departing the firm to found a new fund dedicated to crypto and Web3 startups, according to Axios. Haun joined the venture capital giant in mid-2018 and went on to spearhead some of its most notable crypto investments, including crypto exchange Coinbase. She has also served as co-chair of a16z’s $2 billion-plus crypto fund. Haun previously served at the Department of Justice between 2006 and 2017, last serving as an Assistant U.S. …