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GGV Capital

GGV Capital

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Headquarters Location

United States, Menlo Park

About

GGV Capital was established in 2000, and is a well known VC. The main office of this VC is situated in Menlo Park. This investor is located in North America, United States.

The fund usually invests in rounds together with 4-5 others. Along with GGV Capital, start-ups are often financed by Morningside Venture Capital, Morningside Group, Lightspeed China Partners as well as 407 other investors. The most common co-investors for the fund are Yunqi Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Redpoint and also 303 different VCs. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually joined by ZhenFund, IVP (Institutional Venture Partners), Sequoia Capital, as well as 215 other investors.

Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are most common for this fund. At the time of investment by GGV Capital, a typical start-up valuation would be more than 1 billion dollars. GGV Capital participates, on average, in 13 percentage points less than the average amount of lead investments in other funds. This fund was the most active in 2019. Besides, in 2019 the fund was active. In terms of the fund's performance, this VC has 12 percentage points more exits when compared to other organizations. The fund usually participates in 25-48 investment rounds per year. The highest number of exits from this fund were in 2019.

The fund was established by Hany Nada, Joel Kellman, Scott Bonham, Thomas Ng. We also identified another 6 core personnel in our database.

The fund has no a preferred number of founders for start-ups that it invests in. When a start-up has 5+ founders, the probability of closing the deal is low. Moreover, a start-up needs to be 4-5 years old to get investment from this fund. Alibaba, Didi Chuxing, Airbnb are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. Among their most successful investment fields, we have identified Information Technology, Enterprise Software. Also, because of its portfolio diversification tendency, we can highlight 141 more industries for this fund. The country of its foundation and the country of the most frequent investments for the fund coincides - United States. In addition to this location, the fund participated in 10 other locations.

Year Founded

2000

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

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

94.8% of cases

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

13-24

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

33.7% of cases

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

x8.9

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

5 years

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

0.87 out of 1

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

39

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

5

Number of Hectocorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $100B]

1

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

10

Funds Investing Together

Yunqi Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Redpoint

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