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Freestyle Capital

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders David Samuel Josh Felser


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Total investments 190
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 118
Rounds per year 14.62
Lead investments 20
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Exits 39
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • SaaS
  • Financial Services

Freestyle Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2009. The company was established in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the San Francisco.

When the investment is from Freestyle Capital the average startup value is 100-500 millions dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this Freestyle Capital works on 2 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 0 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The important activity for fund was in 2013. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 6-7 partakers. Despite the Freestyle Capital, startups are often financed by Y Combinator, Techstars, SV Angel. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Lerer Hippeau, Index Ventures, Uncork Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Index Ventures, General Catalyst, CRV.

The fund was created by David Samuel, Josh Felser. The overall number of key employees were 3.

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 Intercom, Airtable, Digit The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Enterprise Software, Software.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Web Design
$5M02 Sep 2022 Seattle, Washington, United States


Sharing Economy
$5M11 Jul 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


Cyber Security
Information Technology
$8M30 Jun 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States


Video Editing
Web Apps
16 Jun 2022 -


Customer Service
Machine Learning
Product Management
$4M25 May 2022 Palo Alto, California, United States


Professional Networking
$26M19 May 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

The Bach

$8M20 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


$6M18 Mar 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


Financial Services
$5M10 Mar 2022 Austin, Texas, United States
Meru Health secures $38M in equity and debt for ‘holistic’ online mental health platform

– Meru Health is a startup that aims to solve a number of the challenges associated with getting access to quality mental health care.
– The company has raised $38m in Series B funding.
Industry Ventures led the $30m equity part.
– Early backers Bold Capital Partners, Foundry Group, Freestyle VC, FMZ Ventures and Leksell Social Ventures also participated in the equity financing, while J.P. Morgan funded the debt portion of the round.

UpsideHōM, a fully managed, tech-enabled living space for older adults in the United States, has raised a funding round

– UpsideHōM, a senior living community, raised $2.25m in seed funding.
– The round was led by Triple Impact Capital and Freestyle Capital, with participation from Techstars.
– The company plans to launch a software platform to take out all the clutter from move-in and maintenance.


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