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Hyperplane Venture Capital

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Brendan Kohler John Murphy Vivjan Myrto


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Total investments 89
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 44
Rounds per year 9.89
Lead investments 10
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 4
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Internet of Things
  • SaaS

In 2015 was created Hyperplane Venture Capital, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Boston.

The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The real fund results show that this VC is 12 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. This Hyperplane Venture Capital works on 18 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The high activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4 participants. Despite the Hyperplane Venture Capital, startups are often financed by Techstars, Wharton Alumni Angels, Urban Us. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are MassVentures, Accomplice, Project 11 Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by One Way Ventures, Venrock, Rob May.

The current fund was established by Brendan Kohler, John Murphy, Vivjan Myrto. Besides them, we counted 5 critical employees of this fund in our database.

For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Elsen, TellusLabs, Pillar Technologies. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Internet, Infrastructure. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 1 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Pickle Robot

Artificial Intelligence
Industrial Manufacturing
$26M15 Nov 2022 Massachusetts, United States


Business Intelligence
Business/Productivity Software
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
$12M26 Oct 2022 Raleigh, North Carolina, United States


Computer Vision
Marine Transportation
$24M19 Oct 2022 Newton, Massachusetts, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Clinical Trials
Health Care
Life Science
Machine Learning
$16M27 Sep 2022 Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States


Content Creators
Property Management
Real Estate
$3M23 Aug 2022 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Machine Learning
Video Games
$30M16 Aug 2022 Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Data Visualization
Information Technology
Internet of Things
Retail Technology
Smart Home
$20M26 Jul 2022 Redwood City, California, United States


Developer APIs
Health Care
$8M21 Jun 2022 -

Sports Visio

Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
$3M23 May 2022 -
Butlr Technologies Raises $7.9M in Seed Funding

– Butlr Technologies from Burlingam develops an anonymous, wireless and real-time people sensing platform.
– The company raised $7.9M in seed funding.
– The round was led by Hyperplane with participation from Founder Collective, Union Labs, 500 Startups, SOSV, E14 Fund, Tectonic Ventures, Scott Belsky, Chad Laurans and Sunny Vu.
– The new investment will be used to for continued market expansion and technology innovation.

LinkSquares Announces $40 Million in Series B Funding Led by Sorenson Capital

– LinkSquares, provider of the fastest and most comprehensive AI-powered contract lifecycle management and analysis tool, announced it has raised $40m in Series B financing led by Sorenson Capital.
– New investors Catalyst Investors, Xerox, Bottomline Technologies, DraftKings’ founders and key legal and compliance executives, as well as existing investors Hyperplane Venture Capital, MassMutual Ventures, First Ascent Ventures participated in the round.
Sorenson Capital Partner Brady Broadbent and Bottomline Technologies General Counsel Danielle Sheer are new appointments to the LinkSquares Board of Directors.
– The company has raised $61.4m to date, and will use the financing to expand its team, advance the LinkSquares technology and develop new strategic business partnerships.


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