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Social Capital (venture capital)

Social Capital (venture capital)

Social Capital is a Palo Alto, California-based company founded in 2011 by Chamath Palihapitiya.

Founded in 2011, Social Capital is a venture capital firm based in Palo Alto, California. The firm prefers to invest in the healthcare, education, financial services and technology sectors.



Social Capital invests from a balance sheet of permanent capital to help entrepreneurs at all stages and all over the world who prefer to partner with portfolio companies for a longer period. They also use data and machine learning in their investments and to build great companies and help drive their long term success.

Investment

Social Capital's investments include Paperflip, Relativity Space, EnjoyHQ, Holloway, AlgoDriven, Talent Garden, mSurvey, Pinpoint, Swarm Technologies and Set Protocol.



Their exited investments include Box, Survey Monkey, Slack, Propeller Health, Costello, Wave, Yammer, Bluecrew, Hinge, Cozy and Base.

Timeline

Funded Companies

51 Results
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Carta (formerly eShares) is a San Francisco based cap table management platform that offers 409A valuations, products for investors and public companies.

Greenlight Financial Technology is an Atlanta-based company offering a debit cards for kids parents can manage by app.

The only automated financial advisor offering financial planning, investment management and banking-related services all on a mobile app.

Provider of financial software and services for small businesses.

Angaza is an enterprise cloud computing and software development company creating a pay as you go platform for manufacturing and distribution companies to sell their products to customers living off the grid.

A company replacing petroleum-based chemicals with plant-derived alternatives

Glooko is a Palo Alto, California-based diabetes mellitus company.

A mobile application for finance managing

Netskope is a cloud access security broker company. It provides a cloud-scale security platform for managing cloud usage in an enterprise.

A company that participated in the F1 cohort of Y Combinator. It provides financial services to self-employed, freelancers, independent contractors and entrepreneurs

Saildrone designs, manufactures and operates a global fleet of wind and solar powered ocean drones, providing in-situ data collection services, global ocean data sets and enhanced weather forecast applications.

Cryptocurrency company

HubHaus is a real estate company founded by Kerry Jones.

A media startup company focused on African pop-culture, social trends, lifestyle and entertainment

A company that participated in the S16 cohort of Y Combinator

A company offering a memory health tracking platform.

CryptoMove is a company founded by Mike Burshteyn.

MeMed Diagnostics is a personalized diagnostics company, focused on preventing antibiotics misuse.

A company developing process of building and flying rockets

Associated investment funds

6 Results
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People

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Abhik Pramanik

Employee



Alexandra Brown

Employee



Amit Arora

Employee



Andy Artz

Employee



Andy Taylor

Employee



Arjun Sethi

Employee



Ashley Carroll

Employee



Brigette Lau

Employee



Chamath Palihapitiya

Founder



Chris Ramesh

Employee



Jassim Latif

Employee



Jay Zaveri

Employee



Jeremy Karmel

Employee



Jonathan Hsu

Employee



Kevin Rose

Investor



Mamoon Hamid

Employee



Mark Ayzenshtat

Employee



Ray Ko

Partner



Ryan Purcell

Employee



Ted Maidenberg

Founder



Yao Choong

Employee



Yun-Fang Juan

Employee



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