Sway Ventures Founded 2013
Founders Bill Malloy Brent Granado Brian Nugent Darius Sankey
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Total investments 20
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$16M
Portfolio companies 20
Rounds per year 2.50
Lead investments 7
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.26
Exits -
Key employees -
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed
Areas of investment
Financial Services
Venture Capital
Summary

Sway Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2013. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the San Francisco. The company was established in North America in United States.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 6-7 partakers. Despite the Sway Ventures, startups are often financed by Formation 8, Shasta Ventures, Trident Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Shasta Ventures, Formation 8, 8VC. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by 8VC, Shasta Ventures, Y Combinator.

The typical startup value when the investment from Sway Ventures is more than 1 billion dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2017. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. This Sway Ventures works on 19 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The real fund results show that this VC is 3 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies.

The current fund was established by Bill Malloy, Brent Granado, Brian Nugent, Darius Sankey. We also calculated 13 valuable employees in our database.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Uber, Addepar, LE TOTE. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. The fund has no specific favorite 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. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are SaaS, Software. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Avisare
Computer
Procurement
Software
Seed
1M30 Nov 2017 United States, Los Angeles
Fetch Robotics
Industrial Automation
Life Science
Mobile
Robotics
Supply Chain Management
Warehousing
Series C
46M23 Jul 2019 United States, San Jose
Isima
Computer
Software
Seed
10M04 Aug 2020 United States, Palo Alto
LiveAction
Analytics
Big Data
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
IT Infrastructure
Network Security
Software
Series A
5M04 Sep 2014 United States, Palo Alto
حسن مهجر
Advertising
Marketing Automation
Convertible Note
2M21 Apr 2021 United States, Redwood City
Affinity
Ad Network
Advertising
Artificial Intelligence
Business Intelligence
CRM
Digital Media
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet
Mobile Advertising
Series B
26M21 Apr 2021
Haven
Apps
Logistics
Mobile
Shipping
Software
Supply Chain Management
Transportation
Series A
11M21 Apr 2021 United States, Fishers
Measurabl
Commercial Real Estate
Real Estate Investment
Software
Sustainability
Series A
7M21 Apr 2021 United States, San Diego
LE TOTE
Consumer
E-Commerce
Fashion
Series C
35M21 Apr 2021 Panama, San Francisco
LE TOTE
Consumer
E-Commerce
Fashion
Series A
8M21 Apr 2021 Panama, San Francisco
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