Village Global - Unicorn Nest

Village Global

Village Global

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.

Headquarters Location

United States, San Francisco


Village Global was established in 2017, and is a well known VC. The fund is located in United States, North America. The main office of this VC is situated in San Francisco.

Among the most popular portfolio start-ups of the fund, are DFINITY, Wagestream, Distru. The country of its establishment and the country of its most frequent investments coincides - United States. However, start-ups from 5 other countries can be found in the fund's portfolio. 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. If there are 4 or 5+ founders in the start-up, the probability of getting the investment is low. We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as SaaS, Logistics. In addition, there are 11 more industries where it has achieved success.

The fund usually invests in rounds together with 4-5 others. Besides Village Global, start-ups are typically funded by The Longevity Fund, Greg Brockman, General Catalyst and 12 more VCs. The most common co-investors for the fund are SV Angel, Susa Ventures, First Round Capital and also 31 different VCs. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually joined by Serra Ventures, Amity Ventures, Susa Ventures, as well as 2 other investors.

This fund was the most active in 2018. In addition, the fund was active in 2019. The fund performance shows that this VC achieves 12 percentage points less exits in comparison to other VCs. When Village Global invests, the average start-up valuation is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund generally invests in 13-24 deals every year. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are most common for this fund.

The fund was created by Anne Dwane, Ben Casnocha, Erik Torenberg, Ross Fubini. Besides the listed founders, we have found 5 key employees of this fund in our database.

Year Founded


Fund Activity


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

100.0% of cases

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


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

14.3% of cases

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

12 years

Decision Makers / Strategy
Similarity Index [see explanation at]

0.13 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]

0.1 out of 1

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


Funds Investing in Previous

The Longevity Fund, General Catalyst

Funds Investing Together

SV Angel, Susa Ventures, First Round Capital

Funds Investing in Following

Serra Ventures, Amity Ventures, Susa Ventures

If you have found a spelling error or the data isn't actual, please, notify us by selecting that text and pressing Ctrl+Enter.

Fund reviews
  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: