Healy Jones runs FP&A (Financial Planning and Analysis) for Kruze Consulting. In his spare time he runs online marketing businesses.
Formerly he was a venture capitalist and an executive at VC-backed startups.
Healy ran marketing and part of the sales team for ForUsAll, a Foundation and Ribbit Capital backed FinTech startup. He also was with Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) pre and post IPO, running a large part of the marketing team. He also held VP of Marketing and Finance roles with other startups backed by Venrock and other VCs.
He was a venture investor with technology team at Atlas Venture, and started in venture capital with Summit Partners. His career began in investment banking at Hambrecht and Quist (eventually became JP Morgan Chase).
Sun, 25 September 2022
What is GMV?
Gross Merchandise Value – otherwise known as GMV – what is it? GMV is the total end-value to the customer of the products sold through a marketplace, or the total value of the goods sold by an eCommerce startup.
Thu, 25 August 2022
Brex vs Ramp - Which card is best for startups?
One of the fastest-growing tools that we’ve seen our startup clients adopt is Brex’s corporate card. But Ramp’s expense management card is a great option for later-stage companies.
Fri, 1 July 2022
Top 10 Venture Capital Pitch Decks
We've helped clients raise over $6 billion in VC funding - here are some of the best pitch deck templates on the internet right now.
Thu, 16 June 2022
Gusto vs Rippling: Which Is Right For Your Startup?
For founders, picking a payroll system, and knowing how to compare the options, presents an important decision that will matter a lot over time.
Mon, 9 May 2022
What Salaries Did Startup CEOs Earn in 2022?
One of the most common questions CEOs ask us at Kruze Consulting is 'How much should my salary be?' Since the Kruze team helps run startup’s books and payroll, it’s natural that we’d get this question. We looked at our payroll data for over 125 seed and venture-backed startups to come up with the answer.
Thu, 10 March 2022
Brex vs American Express - Which credit card is best for startups?
The Brex corporate card is one of the fastest-growing financial tools we’ve seen startups adopt in the past few years. But traditional card vendor American Express isn’t sitting on its laurels, and has announced their own “Brex Killer” card -- “American Express Corporate Program for Startups.”
Sun, 6 February 2022
Startup Fintech’s Biggest Battle Ground
Expense Management tools are the frontier of startup credit card competition.
Wed, 10 November 2021
How to make a good operating plan for your pitch deck
Pitching to potential investors will include some element of talking about your financial plan - but looking at a 1,000-cell spreadsheet is an invitation to get lost in the weeds. There’s a time and a place for that, but not in a 30-minute pitch. Here’s how to effectively abstract your operational data to aid fundraising conversations.