Emergence Capital Partners is a California-based venture capital firm that has the stated mission of investing in innovative companies and ideas.
The company invests in five to seven service as a software companies every year, specifically in the field of cloud and business software. Emergence makes the decision to invest in a company based off of analytics that show predictive outcomes for the start-ups in which it is interested. It also states that it seeks out visionaries with values who align with the company's beliefs of integrity, humility, and fairness.The company also focuses on coaching networks and artificial intelligence, entities s specializing in technology that is leading to a deskless workforce, and companies that use the industry cloud to build themselves.
There are seventy companies in Emergence's portfolio. Notable companies include Donuts, Yammer, Sales Loft, SimpleLegal, and Zoom.The company has invested more than 150 billion dollars into start-ups and have seven initial public offerings and exits greater than 500 million dollars.
Augmedix is a technology-enabled service platform that simplifies how physicians work and deal with patients and medical documentation, with physician-wearable technology.
Payroll and benefits company. It participated in the W12 cohort of Y Combinator.
Blend invites companies that service the mortgage industry to sell digital tools--APIs--through its platform.
Top Hat is a company founded by Mike Silagadze. Top Hat produces software aimed at increasing engagement in students. The software allows users to integrate videos and graphics and customize interactive textbooks.
An automated assistant platform that manages legal paperwork for businesses, founded by Cai GoGwilt and Jason Boehmig.
Crunchbase is company that offers an online platform for discovering information related to private and public businesses.
Mya Systems is a company that has developed Mya, a conversational AI platform.
Yammer is a San Francisco-based social enterprise company founded by David O. Sacks.
Bill.com is a Palo Alto, California-based software-as-a-service company developing solutions for the financial operations of companies.
DroneDeploy is a cloud-based software for drone operations used to create maps and 3D models.
A company that participated in the F1 cohort of Y Combinator. It provides financial services to self-employed, freelancers, independent contractors and entrepreneurs
Associated investment funds
Why Emergence Capital Is Comparing This Retail SaaS Startup to Zoom
Mary Ann Azevedo
May 16, 2019