Y Combinator (also known as YC) is a US-based seed accelerator, which was started in March 2005.
Andreessen Horowitz (also named a16z) is a US venture capital firm, founded by Marc Andresseen and Ben Horowitz in 2009.
July 6, 2009
500 Global, formerly known as 500 Startups, is a venture capital firm discovering and backing entrepreneurs.
April 1, 2010
Intel Capital is a venture capital division of Intel that manages corporate venture capital, investments, mergers, and acquisitions.
New Enterprise Associates is a global venture capital firm that invests primarily in technology and healthcare. It has locations in the United States and China.
January 1, 1977
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is an american venture capital firm founded in 1972 by Eugene Kleiner, Thomas Perkins, Brook Byers and Frank J. Caufield.
March 1, 1972
Atlas Venture creates and invests in biotech startup companies in the U.S. with seed and early stage venture investments.
Plug and Play is a Sunnyvale, California-based company founded by Saeed Amidi that offers a service that includes accelerator programs, corporate innovation, and investment. Previous investments include Dropbox, PayPal, Lending Club, N26, FiscalNote, Honey, Rappi, Guardant Health, Shippo, and SoundHound.
Insight Partners is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in technology and software companies.
January 1, 1995
General Catalyst is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage start-ups in education, research, health care, and social work.
January 1, 2000
SV Angel is an angel investment group founded in San Francisco in 2009 that primarily invests in early-stage technology companies. Notable companies SV Angel has invested in include Stripe, Reddit, Notion, Headspace, Color, Patreon, Credit Karma, Poshmark, and GitHub.
DFJ is a Menlo Park, California-based company founded in 1985 by Tim Draper.
Index Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in start-ups with the potential to become global businesses. It was founded in 1996 and has locations all over the world.
True Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in early-stage technology companies.
Accel Partners is a venture capital firm based in Palo Alto founded in 1983.
January 1, 1983
BlackRock is a US-headquartered multinational investment management corporation.
A corporate venture capital firm in California that focuses on life sciences, consumer, and frontier technology sectors.
StartX is a nonprofit organization with a mission is to accelerate the development of Stanford's top entrepreneurs through experiential education.
January 1, 2011
Khosla Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in companies operating in a diverse range of technology sectors such as energy, transportation, space, financial, software, hardware, big data, agriculture, food, education, and materials. Khosla Ventures is headquartered in Menlo Park, California, and was founded by Vinod Khosla in 2004.
January 1, 2004
Venture capital firm focusing on enterprise, consumer & bioengineering.
The Founders Fund is a venture capital firm headquartered in San Francisco, California, investing in technology companies that was founded in 2005 by Peter Thiel, Ken Howry, and Luke Nosek.
Silicon Valley Bank was a commercial bank specializing in investing capital into technology companies. It was shut down in March 2023.
October 17, 1983
Bessemer Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that invests in consumer, enterprise and healthcare companies. It was founded in 1911 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
January 1, 1911
Bowery Capital is an early-stage venture capital investor based in New York.
May 1, 2013