Merian Ventures

Merian Ventures

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Headquarters Location

United States, San Francisco


Merian Ventures is a well known and established VC, which was founded in 2015. This investor is located in North America, United States. The main office of this VC is situated in San Francisco.

The usual method for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 other investors. Aside from Merian Ventures, start-ups are often funded by Wayra, Storm Ventures, Data Collective DCVC and 4 other funds. Other VCs who often invest in the same rounds are, Storm Ventures, Plug and Play, the total number of co-investors is 3. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually joined by Precursor Ventures, Plug and Play,

Typical investments for this fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund typically enters into 2-6 deals annually. In 2018, the fund's activity was at its peak. In addition, the fund was active in 2019.

Also, a start-up has to be aged 2-3 years to expect investment from this fund. We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as Artificial Intelligence, Real Time. In addition, there are 8 more industries where it has achieved success. The fund has an exact preference in the amount of founders of companies in its portfolio. ImpactVision, Populus, Honeycomb are among the most popular portfolio start-ups of the fund. The country of its foundation and the country of its most frequent investments coincides - United States. Besides this, the fund also invested in 1 other country.

The fund was created by Alexsis de Raadt-St. James. Besides the listed founders, we have found 2 key employees of this fund in our database.

Year Founded


Fund Activity


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:; User name format in descending order of probability: first

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

100.0% of cases

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


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

22.2% of cases

Funds Investing in Previous

Wayra, Storm Ventures, Data Collective DCVC

Funds Investing Together, Storm Ventures, Plug and Play

Funds Investing in Following

Precursor Ventures, Plug and Play,

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