Redpoint

Redpoint

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Headquarters Location

United States, Menlo Park

About

Redpoint is a well known and established VC, which was founded in 1999. The main office of this VC is situated in Menlo Park. This investor is located in North America, United States.

Stripe, Nubank, Snowflake Computing are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. Moreover, a start-up needs to be 2-3 years old to get investment from this fund. The fund has no an exact preference in the amount of founders of companies in its portfolio. When a start-up has 5+ founders, the probability of closing the deal is low. We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as E-Commerce, Mobile. In addition, there are 135 more industries where it has achieved success. The country of its foundation and the country of the most frequent investments for the fund coincides - United States. In addition to this location, the fund participated in 8 other locations.

In terms of the fund's performance, this VC has 7 percentage points more exits when compared to other organizations. The highest number of exits from this fund were in 2014. When Redpoint invests, the average start-up valuation is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. This fund was the most active in 2014. In addition, the fund was active in 2019. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are most common for this fund. Redpoint participates, on average, in 9 percentage points less than the average amount of lead investments in other funds. The fund usually participates in 25-48 investment rounds per year.

The fund was established by Brad Jones, Geoff Yang, Jeff Brody, John Walecka, Timothy Haley, Tom Dyal. The overall number of key employees in the fund's team is 15.

The fund usually invests in rounds together with 4-5 others. Along with Redpoint, start-ups are often financed by True Ventures, Slow Ventures, Mission Ventures as well as 290 other investors. The fund often co-invests with Tiger Global Management, Slow Ventures, Sherpa Capital, overall with 342 funds from our list. The investors in the following rounds are usually Upfront Ventures, True Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank, and 292 VCs in total.

Year Founded

1999

Fund Activity

Operative

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: redpointglobal.com; User name format in descending order of probability: first '.' last

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

99.3% of cases

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

>24

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

40.9% of cases

Average Multiplicator [the average ratio of the last valuation of portfolio startups to their total amount of financing raised]

x7.4

Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

4.6 years

Decision Makers / Strategy
Similarity Index [see explanation at unicorn-nest.com/dataset-what-we-tweet-vs-what-we-invest]

0.11 out of 1

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.8 out of 1

Number of Unicorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $1B]

21

Number of Decacorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $10B]

1

Number of Minotaurs [amount of portfolio companies, which raised more then $1B in total]

1

Funds Investing in Previous
Rounds

True Ventures, Slow Ventures, Mission Ventures

Funds Investing in Following
Rounds

Upfront Ventures, True Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank

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