8VC Founded 2015
Founders Alex Kolicich Drew Oetting Jake Medwell Joe Lonsdale Kimmy Scotti
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Total investments 22
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$26M
Portfolio companies 22
Rounds per year 3.67
Lead investments 8
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.35
Exits -
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Areas of investment
Finance
Financial Services
Venture Capital
Summary

8VC appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2015. The company was established in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the San Francisco.

This organization was formed by Alex Kolicich, Drew Oetting, Jake Medwell, Kimmy Scotti. We also calculated 9 valuable employees in our database.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the 8VC, startups are often financed by Y Combinator, Thrive Capital, Sway Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SV Angel, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Great Oaks Venture Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Founders Fund, Menlo Ventures, Emergence.

This 8VC works on 25 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The top activity for fund was in 2018. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is constantly included in 25-48 deals per year. The average startup value when the investment from 8VC is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Oscar Health Insurance Co., Flexport, Guardant Health We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Biotechnology, SaaS. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
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Big Data
Facebook
Location Based Services
Mobile Apps
Product Search
Real Estate
Software
Seed
20 May 2016 Panama, San Francisco
Nylas
Cloud Infrastructure
Communications Infrastructure
Developer APIs
Email
SaaS
Series B
25M23 Jun 2020 Panama, San Francisco
PathAI
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Series A
11M03 Nov 2017 United Kingdom, Boston
Synthego
Biotechnology
Discovery Tools (Healthcare)
Genetics
Industrial Automation
Innovation Management
Life Science
Machine Learning
Software
Series C
110M23 Oct 2018 United States, Redwood City
Qualia
Advertising
Big Data
Cloud Infrastructure
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Marketing Automation
Marketplace
Mobile
Property Management
Real Estate
SaaS
Software
Series B
33M07 Mar 2018 Panama, San Francisco
Nylas
Cloud Infrastructure
Communications Infrastructure
Developer APIs
Email
SaaS
Series B
16M22 Aug 2018 Panama, San Francisco
BIOMx
Biotechnology
Health Care
Therapeutics
Series B
32M20 Feb 2019
BenRevo
Health Care
Insurance
Sales Automation
Convertible Note
725K08 May 2017 United States, San Diego
PathAI
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Seed
4M01 Dec 2016 United Kingdom, Boston
Synthego
Biotechnology
Discovery Tools (Healthcare)
Genetics
Industrial Automation
Innovation Management
Life Science
Machine Learning
Software
Series B
41M04 Jan 2017 United States, Redwood City
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