Golden
American Express Ventures

American Express Ventures

As the strategic investment group within American Express, American Express Ventures seeks to invest in startups in order to enhance the company's core capabilities and accelerate their efforts in consumer commerce and B2B services.

American Express Ventures is American Express' strategic investment group. They invest in innovative startups in order to enhance American Express' core capabilities and accelerate the company's efforts in consumer commerce and B2B services.



American Express Ventures has made 64 investments. On Nov 5, 2019, they invested in DataGrail. American Express Ventures has had 8 exits. American Express Ventures's most notable exits include Sage Intacct, Radius Intelligence, and LearnVest.



As of November 2019, American Express Ventures has 16 current team members, including Head of Global Investments Harshul Sanghi.



Since 2011, American Express Ventures has invested in over 50 start-ups focused on commerce, payments, fraud prevention, data analytics and security. 

Timeline

Funded Companies

10 Results
Company
Company
Description
Description
Website
Website
Industry
Industry
Location
Location

EVEN Financial offers a B2B2C API to help connect financial institutions to consumers, and connect consumers to personalized financial products.

Abra is a financial services and technology company that produces a consumer peer-to-peer mobile payment service. Abra has a mobile wallet app that offers trading and storage of cryptocurrencies.

Better Mortgage offers an online mortgage application which promises faster preapproval and a better rate.

Signifyd is a SaaS-based, enterprise-grade fraud technology solution for e-commerce stores.

Albert is a Los Angeles-based personal finance company.

Drum is an Atlanta-based company.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn







Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date









Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link





Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services









References