Intel Capital is the corporate venture capital arm of Intel and makes equity investments in innovative technology companies worldwide. Intel Capital invests in innovative startups targeting artificial intelligence, autonomous technology, data center and cloud, 5G, next-generation compute, and a wide range of other technology based companies. Intel Capital curates thousands of business development introductions each year, between its portfolio companies and the Global 2000. The firm was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
Intel Capital, as a division of Intel Corporation, is set up to manage corporate venture capital, global investment, mergers, and acquisitions. Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested in 1,582 companies and with 692 portfolio companies having gone public or participating in a merger. The firm has invested USD $12.9 billion.
Intel Capital invests in startups specializing in cloud and AI infrastructure, edge, 5G, autonomy, cybersecurity, client & gaming, enterprise applications, silicon design & manufacturing, and an array of other technologies. Since 1991, the firm has invested about US$12.9 billion in about 1,582 companies around the world. Intel Capital has adopted the Diversity Term Sheet Rider.
Funding Rounds Participated In
A Letter to Our Intel Capital Portfolio CEOs
February 18, 2021
Global Corporate Venturing Recognizes Three Intel Capital Members
January 29, 2021
Why Intel Capital invested in BoomTV amid the esports boom
December 21, 2020
Venture Capital Firm attributes
- Venture capitalVenture capital is a form of private equity financing that is provided by venture capital firms or funds to startups, early-stage, and emerging companies, that have been deemed to have high growth potential or which have demonstrated high growth. Capital invested usually carries a substantial element of risk.