Pete Flint
General Partner ·
San Francisco
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2-time unicorn founder/operator. Co-founder & former CEO of Trulia, founding team at Born in UK.
Pete's Story
Pete was the co-founder and former CEO of Trulia, one of the internet’s most successful marketplaces, and is a Founding Partner at NFX. He led Trulia from inception to one of the largest and fastest-growing real estate brands in the U.S. with more than 50 million monthly unique users and a merger with Zillow in 2015 that valued Trulia at $3.5 billion.   Prior to starting Trulia, Pete was part of the founding team of, a leading European online travel site that was acquired in 2005 by Travelocity/Sabre Holdings for over $1 billion. These experiences gave Pete a rarely acquired understanding of what it takes to scale a company from a great idea to a $1 billion+ exit, all from a Founder’s perspective.   Pete is a frequent speaker at technology and entrepreneurship conferences and is featured regularly on CNBC, Fox, Bloomberg, WSJ, and The New York Times. He is also a guest lecturer at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.   Pete was awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire) in 2021 for services to entrepreneurship in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Notable Investments
Let’s Do This
Operating Experience
General Partner
NFX Capital · 2016 - Present
Founder and CEO
Trulia · 2004 - 2015
Battery Ventures · 2004 - 2004
Founding Team · 1998 - 2003
Education & Affiliations

M.B.A, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Masters in Physics, Highest Honors, University of Oxford

Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute


Non-profit activism including being the Founding Board Member of New Story Charity, which is focused on eliminating homelessness by building sustainable communities; as a Brit, a long-time fan of Arsenal F.C. in the Premier League of English Football.

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