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Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Mark Mai Tim Draper


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Total investments 21
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 21
Rounds per year 1.24
Lead investments 0
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS
  • Digital Entertainment

In 2005 was created VenturesLab, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Asia in China. The main department of described VC is located in the Beijing.

The current fund was established by Mark Mai, Tim Draper.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the VenturesLab, startups are often financed by Yiyi, Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy Berlin, Startupbootcamp. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are PreAngel, Welight Capital, Seven Seas Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by HMC Ventures, Kinzon Capital, Tencent Industry Win-Win Fund.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Information Technology, Blockchain. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 1 and less years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Verlocal, OKCoin The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The high activity for fund was in 2015.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Shanshi Technology

$1M31 May 2022 Shanghai, Shanghai, China

AI Rudder

$50M08 Mar 2022 Shanghai, China


Big Data
Risk Management
$20M21 Feb 2022 Futian District, Guangdong Province, China

Shenma Workshop

Digital Entertainment
Media and Entertainment
Video Editing
$1M30 Dec 2021 Jingan, Shanghai, China

Qianhai Yueshi Information Technology

Artificial Intelligence
Supply Chain Management
$60M16 Dec 2021 Shenzhen, Guangdong, China


$30M08 Nov 2021 Beijing, Beijing, China

Jiasheng Electric Ceramics

$3M03 Apr 2020 Changde, Hunan, China

31 Mar 2020 Futian District, Guangdong Province, China


Knowledge Management
Mobile Apps
$463K06 Dec 2017 Shanghai, Shanghai, China


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