Autotech Ventures

Autotech Ventures

A Menlo Park-based venture capital firm that invests in the transportation technology sector

Autotech Ventures is a venture capital firm in Menlo Park that prefers to focus on the ground transportation industry; and in the connected, autonomous, shared and electrified vehicles and related mobility services sector. Founded in 2015 by Alexei Andreev, and Quin Garcia in Menlo Park, California, the firm invests in early stage ventures, late stage ventures, seed stages, series A, series B, series C, and series D rounds. The notable investment portfolio of Autotech Ventures includes SpotHero, Bus.com, SafeAI, Fixico, XStream Trucking, Outdoorsy, Rollick, Volta Charging, Metawave, and Xnor.ai. As of January 2020, Autotech Ventures has made 23 investments and three exits.

Timeline

2015

Founded

Funded Companies

Company
Description
Industry
Website
Location
DeepScale (company)

DeepScale is a company founded in 2015.

Artificial neural network
Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California
SpotHero

SpotHero is a Chicago-based company founded by Mark Lawrence.

Software
Chicago
Outdoorsy

Outdoorsy is an Austin, Texas-based company founded by Jennifer Young, Jeff Cavins and Ryan Quinn.

Peer-to-peer
Austin, Texas
Xnor.ai

Artificial Intelligence company

Machine learning
Seattle
Frontier Car Group

Work Truck Solutions

SafeAI

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Associated investment funds

Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Date signed
AutoTech Fund I, L.P.
150,000,000
Palo Alto, California
December 1, 2015
Autotech Fund II, L.P.
225,000,000
Menlo Park, California
December 6, 2018
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People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Don Ochoa

Employee

Jeff Peters

Employee

Maurice Gunderson

Employee

Mitra Broomand-Huber

Employee

Quin Garcia

Employee

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

Bus.com

Fixico

Metawave

Outdoorsy

Rollick

SafeAI

SpotHero

Volta Charging

Xnor.ai

XStream Trucking

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
FinSMEs
July 1, 2020
FinSMEs
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May 19, 2020
WebWire
Autotech Ventures, a venture capital firm that's paving the way for the next frontier of mobility, announced today a live webinar it will be hosting on Friday, May 22nd titled: "Transportation in a Post COVID-19 World: Examining Threats and Opportunities." Connecting an esteemed panel of speakers that include: Thierry Bolloré, Former CEO, Renault, Carl-Peter Forster, Former CEO, Opel and Tata Motors / Board Director, Geely Automobile and Volvo Cars, Anthony Foxx, Former U.S. Secretar...
Kirsten Korosec
May 6, 2020
TechCrunch
Autotech Ventures popped on the scene three years ago with a $120 million debut fund and a plan to invest in early-stage ground transportation startups. Now, with investments in 26 startups and a handful of exits, including Xnor.ai, DeepScale and Frontier Car Group, the venture firm is back with a new, bigger fund and the [...]
May 4, 2020
WebWire
SANTA CLARA, CA (May 1st, 2020) - KlearNow, the world's first AI-driven, 100% digital customs clearance platform, today announces the closing of $16 million in Series A funding led by GreatPoint Ventures with additional participation from Autotech Ventures, Argean Capital and Monta Vista Capital. The capital will be used to grow geographically, enhancing KlearNow's product to cover increasingly complex export-import verticals and time-sensitive shipments., , , , The need for remote access an...
Aarian Marshall
February 9, 2020
Wired
Fervor for self-driving tech cools, and an accelerator in Detroit shuts down.
Troy Wolverton
December 6, 2019
Business Insider
Autotech Ventures' Quin Garcia loves cars and is a big believer in next-generation car technologies. But he thinks many aren't good investments.

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