DCM Ventures Founded 1996
Founders David Chao Dixon Doll
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Total investments 248
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$28M
Portfolio companies 248
Rounds per year 9.92
Lead investments 113
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.41
Exits -
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Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed
Venture
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Communities
Finance
Venture Capital
Summary

In 1996 was created DCM Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Menlo Park. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The current fund was established by David Chao, Dixon Doll. The overall number of key employees were 11.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the DCM Ventures, startups are often financed by ZhenFund, Norwest Venture Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Venrock, Qiming Venture Partners, Partech. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tencent Holdings, Sequoia Capital China, Highland Capital Partners.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Renren Inc., Social Finance (SoFi), Uxin 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 most popular fund investment industries, there are Information Technology, Mobile. 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. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2014. When the investment is from DCM Ventures the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Comparing to the other companies, this DCM Ventures performs on 11 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The fund is generally included in 13-24 deals every year. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 9 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Vendavo
Analytics
B2B
Enterprise Software
Software
Series B
30M15 Dec 1999 United States, Denver
Vendavo
Analytics
B2B
Enterprise Software
Software
Series D
6M13 Feb 2004 United States, Denver
Sansan
B2B
Contact Management
CRM
Enterprise Software
Small and Medium Businesses
Software
Series E
458M06 Dec 2018 Japan, Chiyoda
Udesk
Customer Service
Outsourcing
SaaS
Series C
45M28 Sep 2018 China, Dongcheng District
EKuaibao
CRM
Enterprise
Information Technology
Software
Travel
Series C
50M22 Oct 2019 China, Dongcheng District
Yaoshibang
B2B
Pharmaceutical
Trading Platform
Series D
133M17 Dec 2018 China, Yuexiu District
Panda Selected
Catering
Consumer
Supply Chain Management
Series C
50M21 Feb 2019 China, Dongcheng District
Plenty
AgTech
Farming
Food and Beverage
Sustainability
Series B
200M19 Jul 2017 United States, South San Francisco
AHAlife
E-Commerce
Internet
Lifestyle
Series A
6M27 Jul 2011 United States, New York
Modern Animal
Animal Feed
Health Care
Medical
Veterinary
Seed
13M25 Oct 2019 United States, Los Angeles
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