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Omidyar Network

Investor type Family Investment Office
Founders Pam Omidyar Pierre Omidyar


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Total investments 350
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 222
Rounds per year 19.44
Lead investments 30
Follow on index
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Exits 38
Key employees 37
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Education
  • Software
  • Internet

In 2004 was created Omidyar Network, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the Redwood City.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The real fund results show that this VC is 14 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The average startup value when the investment from Omidyar Network is 100-500 millions dollars. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in 13-24 deals per year. The high activity for fund was in 2018. Opposing the other organizations, this Omidyar Network works on 22 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments.

The fund was created by Pam Omidyar, Pierre Omidyar. Besides them, we counted 32 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 Change Healthcare, Change Healthcare, Chime. 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 Software, Social Media. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Omidyar Network, startups are often financed by DFJ, Y Combinator, Elevar Equity. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Matrix Partners India, Learn Capital, Quona Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sequoia Capital India, Benchmark, Maverick Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Digital Entertainment
$5M04 Apr 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States


Financial Services
Risk Management
$9M12 Jan 2022 Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


Artificial Intelligence
Food and Beverage
$31M08 Dec 2021 Delhi, Delhi, India

Indifi Technologies

Financial Services
$18M23 Nov 2021 Gurugram, Haryana, India


Information Services
Information Technology
$21M09 Nov 2021 New York, New York, United States


Travel Agency
31 Aug 2021 Kampala, Kampala, Uganda


Digital Media
Reading Apps
$46M14 Jul 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


$5M10 Jun 2021 Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu, India


College Recruiting
Human Resources
$80M12 May 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


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