Y Combinator (also known as YC) is a US-based seed accelerator, which was started in March 2005.
Sequoia Capital is a venture capital firm that has invested in companies like Google, Apple, Cisco, YouTube, AirBnB, and WhatsApp. The firm was founded in 1972 by Donald Valentine, and companies backed by Sequoia have created over $3.3 trillion dollars in market capitalization.
November 1, 1972
500 Global, formerly known as 500 Startups, is a venture capital firm discovering and backing entrepreneurs.
April 1, 2010
Techstars is a worldwide network of seed accelerators, startups events, and newsletters.
August 1, 2006
GSR Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in early-stage technology companies including DiDi Chuxing, ele.me, Inke, ofo, Qunar, Shanghai DZH and Xiaohongshu.
Bain Capital is a Boston-headquartered global alternative investment firm specializing in private equity, venture capital, and credit products. It was founded in 1984 by Bill Bain, Mitt Romney, Coleman Andrews, and Eric Kriss.
January 1, 1984
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
Tiger Global is an investment firm that was founded in 2001.
April 13, 2001
Menlo Ventures is a Menlo Park, California-based company founded in 1976 by Henry DuBose Montgomery.
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
Alumni Ventures Group is a Manchester, New Hampshire-based venture capital firm founded in 2013 by Mike Collins.
2013June 19, 2013
Lux Capital Management is a venture capital firm based in NYC and Menlo Park that invests in early-stage science and tech ventures. Lux was founded in 2000.
Venrock is a venture capital firm investing in technology and health
Spark Capital is a venture capital firm founded in 2005 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts making early and growth investments in startup companies.
January 1, 2005
Rockstart supports startups in becoming scalable by providing them with access to the market, capital, expertise, and community.
July 1, 2011
Highland Capital Partners invests in early stage enterprise and consumer technology companies in the United States.
Baird Capital is a venture capital and private equity firm founded in 1989 and headquartered in Chicago, IL.
GGV Capital is a global venture capital firm that invests in local founders.
January 1, 2000
U.S-based global venture capital firm investing on companies from seed-stage to later-stage.
October 1, 2006
Canaan Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm investing in entrepreneurs in the financial technology, cloud, marketplaces, frontier technology, biopharmaceutical, digital health and medical technology industries.
A venture capital firm in California that focuses on companies that operate in the technology, information services, business services, financial services, consumer products/services, and healthcare sectors.
June 1, 1961