« back to reports
PitchBook Analyst Note: The Emergence of Pre-Seed

3Q 2019

PitchBook Analyst Note: The Emergence of Pre-Seed

September 12, 2019

PitchBook Analyst Note: The Emergence of Pre-Seed
Download report
In this note, analysts describe how seed-stage VC has developed and the outlook going forward, along with an in-depth illustration of how the emerging "pre-seed" stage has diverged from the seed stage. Analysts also offer a look at participation from self-described pre-seed investors in recent deals and highlight the expansion of pre-seed funded companies in various sectors.