American Express Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 10
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 79
  • Portfolio
  • 42
  • Exits
  • 17
Exits

American Express Ventures General Information

Description

Founded in 2011, American Express Ventures invests in ideas that are transforming the everyday for consumers and businesses globally and based in Palo Alto, California. The firm believes that innovation drives value and they want to transform their experiences in both the physical and digital worlds. The firm believes that partnering with startups is the way to do it. The firm offers resources of a global services company paired with the experience of a venture fund. Partners have access to the American Express network around the globe. Since 2011, the firm has invested in over 60 start-ups focused on commerce, payments, fraud prevention, data analytics and security.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2011
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 431 Waverly Street
  • Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • United States

American Express Ventures Investments (79)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Splyt Technologies 18-Jun-2020 Later Stage VC 000.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
00000000 15-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000.000 10-Feb-2020 00000 00000 00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000000
0000 00000000 04-Dec-2019 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000000 06-Nov-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000000000 05-Nov-2019 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000.00 23-Oct-2019 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000-00000
00000000 24-Sep-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
Drum 23-Sep-2019 Seed Round 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Trulioo 17-Sep-2019 Later Stage VC 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
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American Express Ventures Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
BigCommerce 05-Aug-2020 IPO 00000
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0000.000 12-Dec-2019 000 00000
000000 00000000000 03-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
0000 01-Jan-2019 000000000000000000
0000000 20-Sep-2018 000000000000000000 00.00
00000 29-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 0000
0000000000 27-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 00.00
Mezi 30-Jan-2018 Merger/Acquisition
Uber 18-Jan-2018 Secondary Transaction - Private 000
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American Express Ventures Team (21)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dana Eli-Lorch Managing Director 0 0 Tel Aviv, Israel
Julia Huang Managing Director 0 0 New York, NY
Lindsay Fitzgerald Managing Director 0 New York, NY
Margaret Lim Investment Director New York, NY
Alim Giga Investment Manager Palo Alto, CA
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American Express Ventures Co-Investors (239)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Citi Ventures 5 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Goldman Sachs Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Santander InnoVentures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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