137 Ventures - Unicorn Nest

137 Ventures

Headquarters Location

United States, San Francisco


137 Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2010. The main office of represented VC is situated in the San Francisco. The company was established in North America in United States.

The fund was created by Alex Jacobson, Justin Fishner-Wolfson, Kathy H. Chan. The overall number of key employees were 4.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Software, Transportation. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Didi Chuxing, Spotify, Airbnb The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with more than 10 partakers. Despite the 137 Ventures, startups are often financed by Spark Capital, Founders Fund, Sequoia Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are T. Rowe Price, Kleiner Perkins, Sherpa Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tiger Global Management, SharesPost Investment Management, Kleiner Perkins.

The top activity for fund was in 2015. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars. When the investment is from 137 Ventures the average startup value is more than 1 billion dollars. This 137 Ventures works on 2 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations.

Year Founded


Fund Activity


Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name: 137.ventures; User name format in descending order of probability: first

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

100.0% of cases

Investments per Year [average amount of rounds in which fund participates each year]


Average Multiplicator [the average ratio of the last valuation of portfolio startups to their total amount of financing raised]


Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

4.1 years

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.47 out of 1

Number of Unicorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $1B]


Number of Decacorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $10B]


Number of Minotaurs [amount of portfolio companies, which raised more then $1B in total]


Funds Investing in Previous

Spark Capital, Founders Fund, Sequoia Capital

Funds Investing Together

T. Rowe Price, Kleiner Perkins, Sherpa Capital

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