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Liberty Media

Founders Brian Matthews


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Total investments 30
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 23
Rounds per year 1.07
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
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Exits 13
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Internet
  • News
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Music
  • Wireless

Liberty Media appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1994. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Englewood. The company was established in North America in United States.

The typical startup value when the investment from Liberty Media is 100-500 millions dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2000. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Comparing to the other companies, this Liberty Media performs on 13 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. Speaking about the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 5 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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 Equator Technologies, Inc., WildBlue, WildBlue. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as News, Events.

The current fund was established by Brian Matthews.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the Liberty Media, startups are often financed by Kleiner Perkins, Sky, Redpoint. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kleiner Perkins, Goldman Sachs, Redpoint. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Kleiner Perkins, National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative, Ironside Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Digital Media
Fantasy Sports
Predictive Analytics
$100M09 Aug 2022 New York, New York, United States


Digital Media
PC Games
Video Games
$52M16 Mar 2021 Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel


Facial Recognition
Identity Management
$100M08 Feb 2021 New York, New York, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$3M12 Dec 2018 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Food Delivery
Media and Entertainment
Video Editing
$35M17 Oct 2018 Santa Monica, California, United States


Content Creators
Customer Service
Digital Media
Internet of Things
Social Media
Video Games
Video Streaming
$26M21 Jun 2018 New York, New York, United States

Fresco News

$5M18 Apr 2017 New York, United States

Drone Racing League

Virtual Reality
$20M15 Mar 2017 New York, New York, United States

Food Delivery
Media and Entertainment
Video Editing
$40M17 Dec 2015 Santa Monica, California, United States


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