500 Startups Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 37
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 3,153
  • Portfolio
  • 1,560
  • Exits
  • 850
Exits

500 Startups General Information

Description

Founded in 2010, 500 Startups is an accelerator and venture capital firm headquartered in San Francisco, California. The firm seeks to make minority seed, early-stage, and later-stage investments. The firm prefers to invest in media, consumer services, computer hardware, software, commercial services, Software-as-a-Service, mobile, FinTech, Big Data, Internet of Things, e-Commerce, AgTech, and audio tech sectors in the United States, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan, and India.

Contact Information

Website
Year Founded
2010
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Accelerator/Incubator
Primary Office
  • 814 Mission Street
  • 6th Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

500 Startups Investments & Acquisitions (3,153)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Bibit 05-Jan-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
00000 05-Jan-2021 000000 00000 00.000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue
000 0000000 00000 05-Jan-2021 00000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
0000000000 31-Dec-2020 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
0000000000 29-Dec-2020 00000 00000 0000 Food Products Generating Revenue
00000000 (00000000 29-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue
00000 25-Dec-2020 0000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
00000 16-Dec-2020 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Memechat 16-Dec-2020 Seed Round Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
Stockbit 16-Dec-2020 Later Stage VC Financial Software Generating Revenue
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500 Startups Exits (846)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Zyudly Labs 13-Jan-2021 Merger/Acquisition
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00000000000 29-Dec-2020 0000000000
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000 17-Dec-2020 000000000000000000
000000 15-Dec-2020 000000000000000000
00000000000 14-Dec-2020 0000000000
Sentio 14-Dec-2020 Out of Business
Storelevel 14-Dec-2020 Out of Business
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500 Startups Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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500 Startups Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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500 Startups Team (177)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Christine Tsai Founding Partner & Chief Executive Officer 000 0 Mountain View, CA
Paul Yoo Chief Financial Officer Mountain View, CA
Courtney Powell Chief Operating Officer San Francisco, CA
Timothy Chae General Partner and Managing Partner 00 0 San Francisco, CA
Bedy Yang Managing Partner 00 0 San Francisco, CA
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500 Startups Co-Investors (1,844)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
500 Startups (SE Asia) 29 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vision Ventures (Dammam) 00 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 00 0 Series chart Industry bar
Misk Innovation 00 0 Series chart Industry bar
Social Capital 00 0 Series chart Industry bar
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