The W Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 19
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 29
  • Portfolio
  • 9
  • Exits
  • 11
Exits

The W Fund General Information

Description

The W Fund is an early-stage venture capital firm that seeks to invest in technology-based firms operating in the life sciences, medical device, software, information technology, engineering, material and clean technology sectors. It seeks to invest in firms spinning out from the University of Washington and other research institutions. The firm was founded in 2012 and is based in Seattle, Washington.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2012
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • P.O. Box 95259
  • Seattle, WA 98145
  • United States
+1 (206) 000-0000

The W Fund Investments (29)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
FORTË 15-Oct-2020 Seed Round Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
0000000 11-Jun-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
0000000 20-Aug-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
00000 02-Aug-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Recreational Goods Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000 000000 13-Oct-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Drug Discovery Clinical Trials - Phase 2 00000 0000000000 00
0000000000 0000000 13-Sep-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000 00000 00.
00000 000000000000 27-Jul-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
0000000 07-Mar-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
Cyrus Biotechnology 17-Feb-2017 Seed Round 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
Olis Robotics 14-Feb-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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The W Fund Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Athira Pharma 18-Sep-2020 IPO 00000
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00000 31-Dec-2019 0000000000: 000000
00000000 11-Dec-2019 000 00 00000000
0000000000 000 24-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 0000
00000000 00000000 01-Mar-2019 000 00 00000000
0-0000 05-Apr-2018 000000000000000000
0000 0000000000000 31-Mar-2017 000 00 00000000
LumiSands 04-Jan-2016 Out of Business
Mobisante Secondary Transaction - Private
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The W Fund Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Investments by Year

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The W Fund Team (17)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Linden Rhoads JD General Manager, Board Member & Investment Committee Member 0 0 0 Seattle, WA
John Gardner Ph.D Independent Director Seattle, WA
Jeffry Canin Board Member & Investment Committee Member 0 0 0 Seattle, WA
Kirk Washington Investment Committee Member 00 0 0 Seattle, WA
Patrick Ennis Ph.D Investment Committee Member 0 0 0 Seattle, WA
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The W Fund Co-Investors (45)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
WRF Capital 6 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Alliance of Angels 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
OrbiMed 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Trilogy Equity Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Trinity Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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