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
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.
Techstars is a worldwide network of seed accelerators, startups events, and newsletters.
August 1, 2006
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
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
Elemental Excelerator is a nonprofit organization and accelerator program for funding and launching new climate technology companies and projects.
Salesforce Ventures is the venture capital arm of Salesforce focused on making investments in enterprise cloud companies.
True Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in early-stage technology companies.
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
OurCrowd is a global equity crowdfunding platform founded in February 2013 by Jonathan Medved.
Accel Partners is a venture capital firm based in Palo Alto founded in 1983.
January 1, 1983
Lightspeed Venture Partners is a venture capital and private equity firm focused on partnering with exceptional entrepreneurs to build high-growth market-leading companies globally.
Advanced Technology Ventures focuses on investing in the ICT, infrastructure, consumer technology, bio-pharmaceuticals and medical industry.
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
Pantera is an investment company which focused on ventures and projects related to digital currency, crypto assets and blockchain technology.
February 12, 2003
Tiger Global is an investment firm that was founded in 2001.
April 13, 2001
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.
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