Stripe

Founded 2010
Founders Patrick Collison

Overview

Unlock datapoints

Portfolio analytics

Team

Investments

News & Media

Add fund to favorites
info
Save this fund for later to form your own custom list of funds
This summary is composed by our algorithm based on the analysis of the deals. If you think that some of this information is not accurate, please let us know about it and provide any supporting evidences if possible. Such cases will be analyzed by our ML-algorithm and implemented in our database, which will improve this summary.
Total investments 27
Average round size
info
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$39M
Portfolio companies 25
Rounds per year 2.45
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
info
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.30
Exits 2
Key employees 3

Areas of investment

  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
  • Software
  • Payments
  • Finance
Summary

Stripe is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2010. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the San Francisco.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the Stripe, startups are often financed by Passion Capital, Jeremy Yap, Thrive Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are General Catalyst, Y Combinator, Thrive Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by General Catalyst, Y Combinator, Vy Capital.

This organization was formed by John Collison, Patrick Collison. Besides them, we counted 2 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Bitcoin, PaaS. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Monzo, Pilot, PayMongo. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States.

The typical startup value when the investment from Stripe is more than 1 billion dollars. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 36 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2019.

Read more

Related Funds

Funds investing in previous rounds
These funds often invest in the rounds preceeding the rounds of Stripe:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.
Typical Co-investors
Stripe is more likely to invest in rounds together with the following funds:
Funds investing in following rounds
These funds have a tendency to invest in the following rounds after Stripe:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.

Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Wave Mobile Money

Financial Services
FinTech
Mobile Payments
$200M07 Sep 2021 Dakar, Dakar, Senegal

Balance

B2B
E-Commerce
FinTech
Payments
$25M19 Aug 2021 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
$100M27 Apr 2021 Palo Alto, California, United States

Pico

Digital Media
Identity Management
Mobile Payments
Payments
$6M14 Apr 2021 New York, New York, United States

Ramp

Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
$115M08 Apr 2021 New York, New York, United States

Pilot

Accounting
Financial Services
FinTech
Professional Services
Software
$100M26 Mar 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

Information Technology
SaaS
Scheduling
Software
$16M11 Mar 2021 San Francisco, California, United States

Mobile Payments
Payments
Transaction Processing
11 Feb 2021 Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Check Technologies

Information Technology
Payments
SaaS
Software
$35M27 Jan 2021 New York, New York, United States
News
Sequoia Heritage, Stripe and others invest $200M in African fintech Wave at $1.7B valuation

– Wave, a U.S. and Senegal-based mobile money provider, raised $200m in Series A funding.
– The investment is the largest-ever Series A round for the region, and it values Wave at $1.7bn.
– The round was led by Sequoia Heritage, an endowment-style fund and a separate entity that operates independently under the Sequoia brand; Founders Fund; payments giant Stripe; and Ribbit Capital.
– Other investors include Partech Africa and Sam Altman, the former CEO of Y Combinator and current CEO of OpenAI.

Balance Raises $25M in Series A Funding

– Balance is a San Francisco, CA-based payments experience platform for B2B eCommerce.
– Company raised $25m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Ribbit Capital, with participation from Avid Ventures as well as existing investors Lightspeed Ventures, Stripe, Y Combinator Continuity Fund, SciFi VC and UpWest, and individuals Jacqueline Reses (formerly Head of Square Capital) as well as additional early employees and executives from Square, Plaid, Coinbase, Stripe, and PayPal.
– The new investment will be aimed at expanding the company’s business reach.

Review

  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Do you want more?
We provide dozens of additional datapoints about this fund.
Sign up and get access to full fund profile and advanced analysis.
Full team
Industries heatmap
Stages heatmap
Georgaphy breakdown
Coinvestors
Portfolio analysis
Performance indexes
Latest highlights
Unlock all data
Do you represent Stripe?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!

Wait!
You can raise money with us faster

Get matched with relevant funds

Find decision makers data

Connect with investors by email

Remind me later
...and save more than 200 hours*
*-Our recommendation and outreach system saves up to 200 hours of founder time on fundraising for seed and series A+ startups
We use LinkedIn only to verify your account. We don't import or message your contacts, nor post on your behalf.
By creating an account, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: