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SOSV

SOSV (formerly SOS Ventures) is a venture capital firm founded in 1995 by Sean O'Sullivan that provides growth, seed, and venture capital funding to startups. SOSV runs six seed accelerator programs: HAX Accelerator, Chinaccelerator, MOX, IndieBio, RebelBio, and Food-X.

SOSV (formerly SOS Ventures) is a venture capital firm founded in 1995 by Sean O'Sullivan that provides growth, seed, and venture capital funding to startups. SOSV runs six seed accelerator programs: HAX Accelerator, Chinaccelerator, MOX, IndieBio, RebelBio, and Food-X. Each accelerator offers a 3-6 month co-located incubation/accelerator program and funding to selected start ups. According to SOSV, the acceptance rate of companies applying to become a part of their accelerators is less than 5%. SOSV has headquarters in the United States (Princeton, New Jersey; New York City, New York; and San Francisco, California), Europe (Cork, Ireland and London, England), and Asia (Shenzhen, China; Shanghai, China; and Taipei, Taiwan). SOSV typically invests in technology companies that focus on hardware, software, biotechnology, energy, robotics, medical devices and food.

Investment portfolio

Company
Location
Type
Accelerator
Link

247tickets

Shanghai, China

Series-A

Chinaccelerator

New York City, New York, USA

Seed

IndieBio

Abby's Better

Mooresville, North Carolina, USA

Seed

FOOD-X

aBioBot

Dublin, Ireland

Seed

IndieBio

Actvcotent

Sunnyvale, California, USA

Seed

HAX growth

AdorMe

New York City, New York, USA

Growth

N/A

Afineur

New York City, New York, USA

Seed

Rebel-Bio

Ageria

Cork, Ireland

Seed

RebelBio

AGRON Solutions

Guadalajara, Mexico

Seed

FOOD-X

Alchema

Taipei, Taiwan

Seed

HAX growth

New York City, New York, USA

Seed

Rebel-Bio

All Beauty

New York City, New York, USA

Seed

FOOD-X

Allsome

Shenzhen, China

Seed

Chinaccelerator

Alpha Revolution Inc

San Jose, California, USA

Seed

HAX growth

Alpine Labs

San Diego, California, USA

Seed

HAX growth

Alternative Plants

Riga, Latvia

Seed

RebelBio

Aluna Medical Diagnostics

San Francisco, California, USA

Seed

IndieBio

Leamington, Ontario, Canada

Seed

IndieBio

Amber Agriculture

Champaign, Illinois, USA

Series-A

HAX accelerator

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Seed

IndieBio

Amp you Good

New York City, New York, USA

Seed

FOOD-X

Amper

Evanston, Illinois, USA

Series-A

HAX accelerator

San Francisco, California, USA

Growth

N/A

AngelVest Group

Shanghai, China

Growth

N/A

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Timeline

People

Name
Role
Related Golden topics

Alex Kopelyan

Partner and program director

IndieBio

Anant Raj Pathak

Associate

HAX

Anthony Marino

Analyst

HAX

Arvind Gupta

Managing director

IndieBio

Audrey Chen

Office of the managing director and investor relations

SOSV

Benjamin Joffe

Partner

HAX

Bill Liao

General partner and managing director

IndieBio

Brad Higgins

Venture partner

SOSV

Brian Murphy

Financial controller

SOSV

Brooks Rao

Analyst

Chinaccelerator

Bunnie Huang

Hardware guru

HAX

Caitriona Kelleher

Analyst

RebelBio

Carmen huang

Office manager

HAX

Ching-Ping Lin

Director of platform services

MOX

Chris Zhang

Community accelerator

Chinaccelerator

Claire Cai

Analyst

MOX

Cyril Ebersweiler

General partner, SOSV and managing director

HAX

Daniel Eichner

Partner, capital development

SOSV

David Frazier

Community manager

MOX

Diego Zegada

Corporate innovation manager

Chinaccelerator

Duncan Turner

General Partner, SOSV and managing director

HAX

Ethan Haigh

Program manager

HAX

Eva Shi

Communications manager

Chinaccelerator

Hsin Li

Campaign manager

MOX

Inder Sachdev

Industrial design lead

HAX

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Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type

'Humanity's future is in the hands of engineers' - entrepreneur Seán O'Sullivan

Mary Anne [email protected] Journal

Web article

From Humble Start to King of the Start-Up

Joe Seldner

Web article

Global Accelerator Report 2016 by Gust

Gust

Report

SOSV Targets $250 Million For Fourth Flagship Fund - Crunchbase News

Jason D. Rowley

News article

The Best Startup Accelerators Of 2017

Alex Konrad

Web article

This Startup's Recent Funding Could Be A Bridge For M'sian Businesses To Enter China

Dale John Wong

Web article

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

GetGlobal 2016 Hub Culture Interview w/ William Bao Bean, Director, SOSV VC

October 23, 2016

Sean O Sullivan SOSV - Republic Of Talk Series2

November 28, 2017

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

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