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Ground Up Ventures

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Cory Moelis David Stark


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Total investments 33
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 21
Rounds per year 6.60
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
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Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Consumer Goods
  • E-Commerce
  • Energy
  • CleanTech

Ground Up Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2017. The main office of represented VC is situated in the New York. The company was established in North America in United States.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 7-8 partakers. Despite the Ground Up Ventures, startups are often financed by ZhenFund, Collaborative Fund, Building Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Collaborative Fund, New Enterprise Associates, ZhenFund. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by New Enterprise Associates, MetaProp NYC, Collaborative Fund.

The fund was created by Cory Moelis, David Stark.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Paladin Cyber, BuildOps, BuildOps Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are InsurTech, Energy.

The top activity for fund was in 2019. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Health Care
Personal Development
Personal Health
$2M24 Oct 2022 -


Data Integration
Developer APIs
$10M19 Sep 2022 New York, New York, United States


$4M18 Aug 2022 -


Business Intelligence
Information Services
$5M05 May 2022 Louisville, Colorado, United States


Mobile Apps
$10M03 May 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


Information Technology
$4M19 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


Social Entrepreneurship
$6M04 Apr 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

Accrue Savings

Financial Services
$25M13 Jan 2022 New York, New York, United States

Accrue Savings

Financial Services
$4M03 Nov 2021 New York, New York, United States


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