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Felicis Ventures

Felicis Ventures

U.S-based global venture capital firm investing on companies from seed-stage to later-stage.

Felicis Ventures is a venture capital firm founded in 2006. The firm was established by Aydin Senkut. The firm is based in San Francisco, California. As recent as February 2019, the firm is currently holding 133 companies in its portfolio and has sold off their shares in 141 companies. The company that is recently funded by Felicis Ventures is Untitled Labs – in January 2019 – which is a platform designed for companies that are developing consumer application products.

Funding

Felicis Ventures has provided funding for startups that are operating from Europe, Asia, as well as North and South America. The firm has invested in a range of technology-based startups, from e-commerce to energy conservation. It prefers to fund startups that require financing on seed-stage up to Series C. With its sixth round of funding series held in June 2018, the firm’s currently managing a fund total of $708.6 million. By February 2019, this funding round has also raised the highest amount in a single series, which was $270 million. It is almost 8 times the amount of funding that they raised during their first funding series in 2010.

Timeline

2018

Felicis Ventures Fund VI

$270M Fund

2016

Felicis Ventures Fund V

$200M Fund

2014

Felicis Ventures Fund IV

$120M Fund

2012

Felicis Ventures Fund III

$71M Fund

2010

Felicis Ventures Fund II

$41M Fund

2006

Felicis Ventures Fund I

$4M Fund

Associated investment funds

Funded Companies

77 Results
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InteraXon develops and produces brain-sensing technology such as the Muse headband, an EEG device that interprets mental activity and aims to help with meditation and promote calmness.
An insurance technology company offering automobile insurance at a base rate combined with payments for miles driven.
The Climate Corporation (Climate) is a digital agriculture company that is a subsidiary of Bayer. The Climate Corporation, founded in 2006 and based in San Francisco, examines weather, soil and field data.
A software company offering a platform for writing, planning, and organizing note taking.
KiwiCo is an e-commerce company founded by Sandra Oh Lin.
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Bump technologies has build mobile applications and APIs allowing two smartphones to identify and connect when bumped together. It participated in the S09 cohort of Y Combinator.
Votizen is a Mountain View, California-based company founded by Jason Putorti.

People

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Role
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Aydin Senkut

Founder/Managing Director



Dasha Barannik

Employee



Grace Chou

Venture Investor



Guergana Tomova

Employee



Jack Abraham

Advisor



Kristin Beach

CFO & Partner



Nick Baum

Employee



Sundeep Peechu

Managing Director



Wesley Chan

Managing Director



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