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Milliways Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Anand Rajaraman Venky Harinarayan


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Total investments 15
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 15
Rounds per year 1.67
Lead investments 0
Exits 5
Key employees 2

Areas of investment

  • Machine Learning
  • Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software
  • Enterprise Software

Milliways Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2014. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Palo Alto. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The high activity for fund was in 2015. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The real fund results show that this VC is 12 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Comparing to the other companies, this Milliways Ventures performs on 14 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The typical startup value when the investment from Milliways Ventures is 10-50 millions dollars. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017.

The current fund was established by Anand Rajaraman, Venky Harinarayan. Besides them, we counted 2 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Geospatial, Internet. 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 Descartes Labs, TigerGraph, Aibono. 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.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the Milliways Ventures, startups are often financed by StartupXseed Ventures, SilkRoute Indchem, Rajeev Madhavan. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are New Enterprise Associates, Gokul Rajaram, Venky Harinarayan. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Crosslink Capital, Yunqi Partners, Qiming Venture Partners.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Health Care
Health Insurance
$40M02 Feb 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Health Care
Mobile Apps
$9M07 May 2020 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Information Technology
Predictive Analytics
$2M11 Mar 2019 India, Karnataka


Enterprise Software
Fleet Management
Software Engineering
$2M17 May 2018 California, United States

Financial Services
Trading Platform
$1M05 Apr 2018 Singapore, Central, Singapore

Passage AI

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$3M27 Sep 2017 Mountain View, California, United States


Machine Learning
Risk Management
Sharing Economy
$10M20 Jun 2016 California, United States


Customer Service
Professional Services
$4M24 Feb 2016 Palo Alto, California, United States

Data Center
Enterprise Applications
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
$15M06 Oct 2015 San Jose, California, United States


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