WPP Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 60
  • Portfolio
  • 8
  • Exits
  • 35
Exits

WPP Ventures General Information

Description

WPP Ventures is the global corporate venture capital arm of WPP Group based in London, United Kingdom. The firm seeks to invest in the commercial services and software sectors.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital

WPP Ventures Investments (60)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Refinery29 23-May-2019 Later Stage VC 000 Publishing Generating Revenue
000 (00000 0000000 08-Jun-2018 00000 00000 000 Publishing Generating Revenue
000000 (0000000 00 26-Jul-2017 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
000000000 06-Feb-2017 00000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 000000000
0000000000000 28-Jul-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000000 00000 00000 30-Jun-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Social Content Generating Revenue
000 000 29-Jun-2016 00000 00000 0000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue
0000000000000 21-Jan-2016 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Refinery29 28-Apr-2015 Later Stage VC 0000 Publishing Generating Revenue 000 000000000
AppNexus 31-Oct-2014 Later Stage VC 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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WPP Ventures Exits (35)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Within (Virtual Reality) 30-Oct-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
000000000 23-Jun-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
0000000000000 28-Apr-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
000 000000 14-Jan-2021 000000000000000000
0000000000 01-Jan-2021 000000000 00000000
0000000000000 01-Mar-2020 000 00 00000000
000 000 19-Dec-2019 000000000000000000
000000000 06-Nov-2019 000000000000000000
Refinery29 01-Oct-2019 Buyout/LBO 00000
WildTangent 03-Apr-2019 Merger/Acquisition
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WPP Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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WPP Ventures Team (3)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mark Read Executive 00 0 London, United Kingdom
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WPP Ventures Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alumni Ventures 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
BA4V 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Discovery 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stripes 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
WarnerMedia 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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