Google

Founded 1998
Founders Larry Page Ravi Baldawat Sergey Brin

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Total investments 130
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$109M
Portfolio companies 91
Rounds per year 3.96
Lead investments 50
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.13
Exits 20

Areas of investment

  • Education
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • Mobile
  • Software
Summary

In 1998 was created Google, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Mountain View. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

This organization was formed by Larry Page, mostafa dewan, Sergey Brin. The overall number of key employees were 3.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Google, startups are often financed by Menlo Ventures, DFJ, VantagePoint Capital Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Sequoia Capital, HSBC, DFJ. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by DFJ, VantagePoint Capital Partners, T. Rowe Price.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. 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 portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight JD.com, Meituan-Dianping, SpaceX. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Internet, Advertising.

The average startup value when the investment from Google is more than 1 billion dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 21 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. This Google works on 6 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The top activity for fund was in 2019. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. Deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

AWB BioTech

Early Stage Venture
4M01 May 2021
Australia, Melbourne

TAE Technologies

Energy
Energy Management
Renewable Energy
130M08 Apr 2021 United States, " United States"}

Heex Technologies

Artificial Intelligence
Autonomous Vehicles
Blockchain
SaaS
Seed
1000K31 Mar 2021 France, Paris

Early Stage Venture
4M27 Mar 2021

DotPe

E-Commerce Platforms
FinTech
Payments
Retail Technology
Software
Early Stage Venture
27M26 Mar 2021
India, Gurugram

Dunzo

Delivery
Delivery Service
E-Commerce
Mobile
Mobile Apps
Late Stage Venture
8M19 Jan 2021 India, Bengaluru

EasyJur

Legal
Legal Tech
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
13 Jan 2021 Brazil, " Brazil"}

VerSe Innovation

Content
Internet
Social Media
Late Stage Venture
100M22 Dec 2020 India, Bengaluru

Freyda

Cloud Data Services
Finance
Software
Seed
1000K16 Dec 2020 United Kingdom, London
News
Naspers co-leads $14.5M extension round in mobility startup WhereIsMyTransport
– South African-founded startup WhereIsMyTransport announced a $14.5 million Series A extension to continue its expansion across emerging markets. – The company already has a presence in South Africa and Mexico. – Naspers, via its investment arm, Naspers Foundry, co-led the investment with Cathay AfricInvest Innovation Fund. – The extension round is coming a year after WhereIsMyTransport received a $7.5 million Series A investment from VC firms and strategic investment from Google, Nedbank and Toyota Tsush... Read more
Google backs one-year-old Indian startup DotPe in $27.5 million fundraise
– Google‘s latest investment in India is a startup that is helping businesses come online. – One-year-old DotPe, a Gurgaon-based startup, said on Friday it has raised $27.5 million in its Series A financing round. – The round was led by PayU, with participation from existing investor Info Edge Ventures and Google. – The young startup, now valued at about $90 million, helps brick and mortar stores sell to customers online and collect payments digitally. – It’s a problem that scores of startups i... Read more

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