Spike Ventures

Spike Ventures

Spike Ventures is a venture fund for Stanford alumni-led companies.

Spike Ventures is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in Stanford alumni-led companies that is headquartered in Stanford, California and was founded in 2017 by Andre de Baubigny. Spike Ventures is a sub-organization of the Alumni Ventures Group. The firm is private and not affiliated or sanctioned by Stanford.

Spike Ventures is run by alumni of Stanford and have a combined experience as an investment committee of over 250 years, according to the companies website as of November 2019. Members of the investment team of Spike Ventures are Andre de Baubigny (managing director) and Catherine Lu (principal). The firm also has a team of venture advisors, venture fellows, and other Alumni Ventures Group support staff helping the firm make investments in Stanford alumni.

Investments

Notable investments made by Spike Ventures include: Deserve, PastureMap, PRENAV, Relayr, Agile Stacks, Vahan, FreeWire Technologies, Divergent 3D, RapidSOS, Unity Biotechnology, Accolade, Mighty Buildings, and Sunfolding.

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Funded Companies

Company
Description
Industry
Website
Location
Compass (company)

Compass is a real estate technology company providing real estate listing application for buying, selling and renting properties.

Real estate
New York
Zeus (real estate company)

Zeus is a California-based company founded by Kulveer Taggar, Joe Wong and Srini Panguluri.

Real estate
California
Sunfolding

Sunfolding is a San Francisco-based solar tracking company developing and building infrastructure for solar farms

Solar power
San Francisco
Lacework

Lacework is a Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California-based company.

Security
Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California
Tarah AI

Tarah AI is an India, Texas-based company founded by Neelima Vobugari.

Education
India, Texas
Shortlist (e-commerce company)

Shortlist is an India-based company.

E-commerce
India
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People

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Andre de Baubigny

Managing Partner

Catherine Lu

Principal

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