Andreessen Horowitz - Unicorn Nest

Andreessen Horowitz

Headquarters Location

United States, Menlo Park

About

In 2009 was created Andreessen Horowitz, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Menlo Park.

The fund was created by Ben Horowitz, Marc Andreessen. The overall number of key employees were 84.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the Andreessen Horowitz, startups are often financed by Streamlined Ventures, Naval Ravikant, Menlo Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SV Angel, Webb Investment Network, Trinity Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Wellington Management, Shasta Ventures, Salesforce Ventures.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The typical startup value when the investment from Andreessen Horowitz is more than 1 billion dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this Andreessen Horowitz works on 14 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The important activity for fund was in 2013. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The fund is constantly included in more than 49 deals per year.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Airbnb, Lyft, Slack Technologies The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Internet, Cloud Computing.

Year Founded

2009

Fund Activity

Operative

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: a16z.com; User name format in descending order of probability: first, first_initial last

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

99.2% of cases

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

>24

Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

33.2% of cases

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

x5.7

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

4.9 years

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

0.68 out of 1

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

52

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

6

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

9

Funds Investing in Previous
Rounds

Streamlined Ventures, Menlo Ventures

Funds Investing in Following
Rounds

Wellington Management, Shasta Ventures, Salesforce Ventures

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