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Mesa Ventures

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Andrew Montgomery Jacob Brody Mark Patricof


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Total investments 56
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 49
Rounds per year 5.09
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 16
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Mobile
  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Advertising
  • Fashion

Mesa Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2012. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York. The company was established in North America in United States.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 7-8 partakers. Despite the Mesa Ventures, startups are often financed by Techstars, SV Angel, Greycroft. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Lerer Hippeau, Collaborative Fund, Advancit Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by RRE Ventures,, Upfront Ventures.

The high activity for fund was in 2015. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 18 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Comparing to the other companies, this Mesa Ventures performs on 4 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 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. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Bread, Button, FEM Inc.. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are SaaS, Social Media.

The fund was created by Andrew Montgomery, Jacob Brody, Mark Patricof. The overall number of key employees were 3.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

MessageYes (formerly ReplyYes)

Artificial Intelligence
Digital Marketing
27 Apr 2016 Seattle, Washington, United States


Health Care
$2M17 Nov 2015 New York, New York, United States


$4M12 Nov 2015 Santa Monica, California, United States

Wade & Wendy

Artificial Intelligence
Human Resources
Machine Learning
$1M28 Oct 2015 New York, New York, United States


Big Data
Financial Services
Information Technology
$10M03 Sep 2015 Santa Monica, California, United States


Content Delivery Network
Content Discovery
Video Streaming
$1M26 Aug 2015 Germany, Berlin


Brand Marketing
Digital Media
$8M08 Aug 2015 Los Angeles, California, United States


Content Discovery
Content Syndication
Video Streaming
$3M03 Aug 2015 San Francisco, California, United States


Application Software
Home Services
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
$3M09 Jun 2015 San Francisco, California, United States


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