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73 Venture Capital Firms in the Hardware Industry

By 
Nicolás Cerdeira
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Updated: 
November 15, 2022
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Some venture capital firms exclusively invest in specific industries. Other venture capital firms are stage agnostic.

In this article, we compiled a list of top venture capital firms that invest in the Hardware sector.

73 Hardware Venture Capital Firms

1) Techstars

Techstars

Techstars is a global accelerator and early-stage investor since 2006.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Israel, USA, India, China
  • City: San Francisco, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Herẕliyya, New York
  • Started in: 1989
  • Founders: Samuel Isaly
  • Industries: Advertising, Aerospace & Space, Agriculture, AI & ML, Biotech, Crypto & Blockchain, Climate & Sustainability, Cloud, Consumer, Cybersecurity, SaaS, Big Data & Analytics, Developer Tools, E-Commerce, Education, Energy, Enterprise, Entertainment, Fintech, Sports, Food & Beverage, Future of Work, Gaming, Government Technology, Hardware, Health & Wellness, Healthcare, Human Resources, Infrastructure, Legal, IoT, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Marketplace, Media, Mobility, Productivity, Proptech & Real Estate, Robotics, Marketing, Supply Chain & Logistics, Transportation, AR & VR, Travel & Hospitality
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $20,000
  • Maximum check size: $100,000
  • Number of investments: 4116
  • Number of exits: 951
  • Funds raised: $108,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Rootine, Packworks, Payymnt

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at help@techstars.com.

2) Intel Capital

Intel Capital

Intel Capital is fueling the future of compute by investing in cloud, AI, 5G cybersecurity, enterprise applications and more.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Santa Clara
  • Started in: 1991
  • Founders: Les Vadasz, Peter Levin
  • Industries: Cloud, AR & VR, Gaming, Hardware, Manufacturing
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $50,000,000
  • Number of investments: 1517
  • Number of exits: 473
  • Funds raised: $12,500,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Razer, Animoca Brands, Docusign

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at intel.capital@intel.com.

3) Plug and Play Tech Center

Plug and Play Tech Center

Plug and Play provides an array of services including accelerators, mentorships, and capital to entrepreneurs of all backgrounds.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, Canada, Brazil, United Arab Emirates, Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Switzerland, Morocco, Germany, Turkey, South Africa, Italy, France, China, Japan, South Korea
  • City: Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, São Paulo, Topeka, Toronto, Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Basel, Ben Guerir, Cairo, Geneva, Hamburg, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris, Bangkok, Beijing, Kyōto, Ōsaka, Seoul, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Ali Safavi, Jackie Hernandez, Saeed Amidi
  • Industries: DTC, Enterprise, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, InsurTech, IoT, Media, Transportation, Hardware, Proptech & Real Estate, Supply Chain & Logistics, Climate & Sustainability, Travel & Hospitality, Agriculture, Energy
  • Stages: Early Stage, Series A, Series B, Series C
  • Minimum check size: $50,000
  • Maximum check size: $250,000
  • Number of investments: 1447
  • Number of exits: 140
  • Funds raised: $45,500,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Truebill, Honey, Life360

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at investment@plugandplaytechcenter.com.

4) First Round Capital

First Round Capital

First Round provides seed-stage venture capital to over 300 companies a year including Uber, Square, and Warby Parker.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco, New York, Philadelphia
  • Started in: 2004
  • Founders: Howard Morgan, Josh Kopelman, Todd Jackson
  • Industries: Consumer, Enterprise, Fintech, Healthcare, Hardware
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $750,000
  • Maximum check size: $4,000,000
  • Number of investments: 854
  • Number of exits: 189
  • Funds raised: $738,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Uber, Ring, Planet

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@firstround.com.

5) Benchmark Capital

Benchmark Capital

Benchmark Capital specialises in helping founders build digital wealth management solutions.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco, Woodside
  • Started in: 1995
  • Founders: Bob Kagle, Bruce Dunlevie Andy Rachleff, Kevin Harvey
  • Industries: Cybersecurity, Hardware, Social, Marketplace, Cloud, Consumer, DTC, Infrastructure, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $15,000,000
  • Number of investments: 799
  • Number of exits: 313
  • Funds raised: $2,500,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Twitter, Wework, Snap Inc

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at pfenton@benchmark.com.

6) ZhenFund

ZhenFund

ZhenFund is a Chinese venture capital based in Beijing funding early-stage companies in TMT, healthcare, and education among other sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: China, USA
  • City: Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Bob Xiaoping Xu, Victor Wang
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Consumer, Education, AI & ML, Enterprise, Internet & Mobile, Media, Hardware, AR & VR, Fintech, Healthcare, Entertainment, Sports
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $250,000
  • Maximum check size: $2,000,000
  • Number of investments: 762
  • Number of exits: 51
  • Funds raised: $1,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Niu Technologies, Nway, Waterdrop

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at dream@zhenfund.com.

7) Innovation Works

Innovation Works

Innovation Works is a Pennsylvania-based investment firm providing funding and business expertise to software, hardware and life sciences companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Pittsburgh
  • Started in: 1999
  • Founders: Lisa Greenleaf
  • Industries: Life Sciences, Hardware, Manufacturing, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed
  • Minimum check size: $50,000
  • Maximum check size: $150,000
  • Number of investments: 729
  • Number of exits: 77
  • Funds raised: $3,300,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Nowait, Roadbotics, Cognition Therapeutics

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@innovationworks.org.

8) True Ventures

True Ventures

True Ventures is an American venture capital investing in early-stage tech startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Palo Alto, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2005
  • Founders: Jon Callaghan
  • Industries: Education, Consumer, Media, Internet & Mobile, Cloud, Marketplace, Food & Beverage, Cybersecurity, Hardware, Automation, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $3,000,000
  • Number of investments: 707
  • Number of exits: 183
  • Funds raised: $2,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Astaria, Proof, Holey Grail Donuts

You can find their website here.

9) Artesian

Artesian

Artesian is an international investment firm providing early to growth stage capital to technology companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Singapore, Australia, China, Indonesia, United Kingdom, USA
  • City: Sydney, Adelaide, London, New York, Jakarta, Melbourne, Shanghai, Singapore
  • Started in: 2004
  • Founders: Jeremy Colless, Matthew Clunies-Ross, John Mccartney
  • Industries: Agriculture, AI & ML, Climate & Sustainability, IoT, Robotics, E-Commerce, Healthcare, Crypto & Blockchain, Hardware, Supply Chain & Logistics, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Gaming, Entertainment, Human Resources, Marketing, Advertising, Social
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: $750,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 688
  • Number of exits: 140
  • Funds raised: $65,500,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Hillridge Technology, Swoop Aero, 5B

You can find their website here.

10) Lerer Hippeau

Lerer Hippeau

Headquartered in NYC, Lerer Hippeau is an industry-agnostic venture capital firm.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Kenneth Lerer, Ben Lerer, Eric Hippeau
  • Industries: Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, E-Commerce, Education, Health & Wellness, Crypto & Blockchain, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Future of Work, Productivity, Hardware, Robotics, Healthcare, Marketing, Media, Entertainment, Proptech & Real Estate, Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Number of investments: 657
  • Number of exits: 245
  • Funds raised: $667,800,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Blockdaemon, K Health, Allbirds

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@lererhippeau.com.

11) Soma Capital

Soma Capital

Soma Capital is an American venture capital exclusively investing in software companies, especially in the automation sector.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Aneel Ranadive
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Consumer, DTC, Developer Tools, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Gaming, Hardware, Healthcare, Supply Chain & Logistics, Proptech & Real Estate, SaaS, Marketplace
  • Stages: Seed
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $150,000
  • Number of investments: 512
  • Number of exits: 62
  • Funds raised: $412,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Deel, Rippling, Ramp

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at team@somacap.com.

12) Spark Capital

Spark Capital

Spark Capital is an early and growth-stage VC firm that invests in the consumer, commerce, fintech, software, frontier, and media markets.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco, New York, Boston
  • Started in: 2005
  • Founders: Bijan Sabet, Paul Conway, Santo Politi, Todd Dagres
  • Industries: Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, Hardware, Fintech, Marketplace
  • Stages: Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $25,000,000
  • Number of investments: 507
  • Number of exits: 91
  • Funds raised: $3,800,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Coinbase, Twitter, Wayfair

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contactus@sparkcapital.com.

13) Founder Collective

Founder Collective

Founder Collective is a seed-stage venture capital firm in the US.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Cambridge
  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Andy Palmer, Anthony Goldbloom, Bill Trenchard, Caterina Fake, Chris Dixon, David Frankel, Elliot Cohen, Eric Paley, Jack Groetzinger, James Tamplin, Micah Rosenbloom, Nadia Boujarwah, Noah Glass, Noah Jessop, Parul Singh, Raj De Datta, Zach Klein
  • Industries: IoT, Internet & Mobile, Hardware, E-Commerce, Health & Wellness, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, Consumer, Advertising
  • Stages: Seed
  • Minimum check size: $400,000
  • Maximum check size: $2,000,000
  • Number of investments: 460
  • Number of exits: 128
  • Funds raised: $185,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Airtable, Cruise, Pillpack

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@foundercollective.com.

14) Lux Capital

Lux Capital

Lux Capital invests in companies at the intersection between science and technology.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Peter Hébert
  • Industries: Deep Tech & Hard Science, Robotics, Manufacturing, AI & ML, Biotech, Infrastructure, Energy, Fintech, Hardware, AR & VR, Transportation, Crypto & Blockchain, Aerospace & Space
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Number of investments: 437
  • Number of exits: 66
  • Funds raised: $1,500,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Lumafield, Drone Racing, Novig

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@luxcapital.com.

15) Union Square Ventures

Union Square Ventures

Union Square Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in the power of the internet through technology companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2003
  • Founders: Brad Burnham, Fred Wilson
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Education, Enterprise, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Hardware, Health & Wellness, AI & ML, Media, Proptech & Real Estate, Future of Work, Developer Tools, DTC, Creator Economy, Gaming, InsurTech, Marketplace, Social, Transportation, Advertising, Infrastructure
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 396
  • Number of exits: 54
  • Funds raised: $2,500,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Coinbase, Twitter, Cloudflare

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@unionsquareventures.com.

16) Austin Ventures

Austin Ventures

With a regional focus in Texas, AV invests in early-stage and mid-market companies by sharing expertise with executives and entrepreneurs.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Austin
  • Started in: 1984
  • Founders: Joe Aragona, Ken Deangelis
  • Industries: Fintech, Healthcare, Industrial, Enterprise, Hardware, Internet & Mobile, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed, Private Equity
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Number of investments: 393
  • Number of exits: 116
  • Funds raised: $4,400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Upland Bluevenn, Mavenir, Tasktop

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at khughes@austinventures.com.

17) Western Technology Investment

Western Technology Investment

WTI is a stage-agnostic venture capital firm, that provides debt and equity capital to technology and life science companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Portola Valley
  • Started in: 1980
  • Founders: Ron Swenson
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Consumer, Education, Enterprise, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Hardware, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Media, Gaming, Proptech & Real Estate, Social, Transportation, Future of Work, InsurTech, Infrastructure
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed
  • Number of investments: 380
  • Number of exits: 128
  • Funds raised: $375,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Meta, Planet, Ansys

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@westerntech.com.

18) Korea Investment Partners

Korea Investment Partners

Korea Investment Partners is a corporate venture fund for early to growth stages companies in Asia.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: South Korea, China, USA, Singapore
  • City: Sunnyvale, Seoul, Singapore, Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou
  • Started in: 1986
  • Founders: Mahn Soon, Dong Yeob
  • Industries: Biotech, Healthcare, Entertainment, Media, Gaming, Consumer, Internet & Mobile, Fintech, Marketplace, IoT, AI & ML, Automation, Industrial, Hardware
  • Stages: Series A, Series B, Series C
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 354
  • Number of exits: 5
  • 3 remarkable investments: YG Entertainment, Tony Moly, It's Hanbul

You can find their website here.

19) Morgenthaler Ventures

Morgenthaler Ventures

Morgenthaler Ventures is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in the IT and life science market.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Boston, Boulder, Cleveland, San Francisco, Princeton
  • Started in: 1968
  • Founders: David Morgenthaler
  • Industries: Consumer, Hardware, SaaS, Developer Tools, Devops, Cloud, Enterprise, AI & ML, Marketplace, Fintech, Healthcare
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 347
  • Number of exits: 102
  • Funds raised: $1,300,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Mulesoft, Lending Club, Sonatype

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at inquiries@morgenthaler.com.

20) Molten Ventures

Molten Ventures

Molten Ventures is a European VC firm investing in deep tech, consumer tech, health tech and B2B SaaS companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Ireland, United Kingdom
  • City: Dublin, London
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Martin Davis
  • Industries: Cloud, Enterprise, SaaS, AI & ML, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Hardware, Healthcare, Health & Wellness, Consumer
  • Stages: Series A
  • Number of investments: 319
  • Number of exits: 128
  • Funds raised: $205,600,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Agora, Airbank, Aircall

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@molten.vc.

21) August Capital

August Capital

August Capital invest in early-stage startups with innovative underlying technology and founders of entrepreneurial excellence.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 1995
  • Founders: David Marquardt, John Johnston
  • Industries: Consumer, Enterprise, AI & ML, Crypto & Blockchain, DTC, E-Commerce, Supply Chain & Logistics, IoT, Marketplace, Cloud, SaaS, Hardware, Social, Media, Advertising
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $400,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 283
  • Number of exits: 79
  • Funds raised: $1,400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Fastly, Mavenir, Zulily

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at businessplans@augustcap.com.

22) VantagePoint Venture Partners

VantagePoint Venture Partners

VantagePoint Capital Partners is a global VC firm specializing in supporting companies in the energy innovation and efficiency sector.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, China
  • City: Santa Barbara, Beijing
  • Started in: 1996
  • Founders: Alan Salzman, Jim Marver
  • Industries: Cloud, Consumer, Hardware, Internet & Mobile, Media, Robotics, Healthcare, Energy, Automative
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed
  • Number of investments: 269
  • Number of exits: 94
  • Funds raised: $550,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Tesla, Phreesia, Healthline Media

You can find their website here.

You can contact them at +1 650-866-3100.

23) LB Ventures

LB Ventures

LB is a Korean venture capital firm investing in ICT, energy, chemical, medical, B2C service, entertainment, and gaming sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: South Korea, China
  • City: Seoul, Shanghai
  • Started in: 1996
  • Founders: Ki-Ho Park
  • Industries: Hardware, Healthcare, Consumer, Entertainment, Gaming, Manufacturing
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $50,000,000
  • Number of investments: 231
  • Number of exits: 83
  • Funds raised: $700,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Dexter Studio, Six Rooms, Tan Tan

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at lbadmin@lbinvestment.com.

24) Precursor Ventures

Precursor Ventures

Precursor Ventures is a seed investor for American startups with headquarters in North America.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Charles Hudson
  • Industries: Consumer, Education, Enterprise, Fintech, Marketplace, Media, SaaS, Hardware, Healthcare
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: $250,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,000,000
  • Number of investments: 223
  • Number of exits: 17
  • Funds raised: $46,200,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Afriex, Evabot, Guava

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@precursorvc.com.

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25) Hercules Technology Growth Capital

Hercules Technology Growth Capital

Hercules invests in startups, mid-range companies and growth-stage companies across all industry sectors and stages of development.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, United Kingdom
  • City: Palo Alto, Boston, New York, Washington, San Diego, Chicago, London, Westport
  • Started in: 2003
  • Founders: Manuel A. Henriquez, Roy Y. Liu, Scott Harvey
  • Industries: Life Sciences, Biotech, Consumer, DTC, Media, Education, Hardware, Internet & Mobile, Agriculture, Energy
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 209
  • Number of exits: 131
  • Funds raised: $15,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Plug Power, Iveric Bio, Bridgebio Pharma

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@htgc.com.

26) Backstage Capital

Backstage Capital

Backstage Capital is a VC firm focusing on diversity and inclusion by funding women, people of color and LGBT founders.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Arlan Hamilton
  • Industries: AI & ML, AR & VR, Enterprise, Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, E-Commerce, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Future of Work, Government Technology, Hardware, Healthcare, IoT, Marketplace, Media, Proptech & Real Estate, SaaS, Social, Travel & Hospitality, Automative, Sports, Human Resources
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Number of investments: 200
  • Number of exits: 3
  • 3 remarkable investments: Sēkr, Mahmee, Civic Eagle

You can find their website here.

27) Blackbird Ventures

Blackbird Ventures

Blackbird Ventures is an Australian-founded VC firm that invests in worldwide digital firms.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Australia, New Zealand
  • City: Auckland, Melbourne, Sydney
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Bill Bartee, Larry Marshall, Niki Scevak, Richard Baker
  • Industries: Enterprise, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Healthcare, Hardware, Education, Consumer
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Growth, IPO
  • Minimum check size: $150,000
  • Maximum check size: $7,000,000
  • Number of investments: 199
  • Number of exits: 10
  • Funds raised: $791,700,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Redbubble, Zoox, Lifx

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@blackbird.vc.

28) Service Provider Capital

Service Provider Capital

Based on Service Provider Capital co-invest with institutional ventures in seed and series A rounds.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Colorado Springs, Midwest City, Texas City, Rocky Mount
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Jody Shepherd, Noah Pittard
  • Industries: Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Big Data & Analytics, Deep Tech & Hard Science, E-Commerce, Enterprise, Fintech, Hardware, Healthcare, Marketplace, Social, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Series A, Seed
  • Number of investments: 197
  • Number of exits: 37
  • 3 remarkable investments: The Juice, Ianacare, Codiga

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at founders@serviceprovidercapital.com.

29) Correlation Ventures

Correlation Ventures

Correlation Ventures is an American venture capital that co-invest in US-founded companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco, San Diego, New York
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Trevor Kienzle, David Coats
  • Industries: Aerospace & Space, Biotech, Consumer, Healthcare, Hardware, Energy, Fintech, Industrial, Proptech & Real Estate, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $4,000,000
  • Number of investments: 190
  • Number of exits: 38
  • Funds raised: $360,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Zebit, Virsto, Upstart

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at david@correlationvc.com.

30) Cota Capital

Cota Capital

Cota Capital is a venture capital in San Francisco focusing on tech companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Babak Poushanchi, Bobby Yazdani
  • Industries: Media, Hardware, Internet & Mobile, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Number of investments: 184
  • Number of exits: 37
  • Funds raised: $34,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Uplevel, Gridmatrix, SiTune

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at ir@cotacapital.com.

31) Gobi Partners

Gobi Partners

Gobi Partners is an Asian venture capital firm backing entrepreneurs from early to growth stages since 2002.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Malaysia, Hong Kong, Thailand, China, Indonesia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore
  • City: Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Beijing, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Lahore, Manila, Shanghai, Singapore
  • Started in: 2002
  • Founders: Thomas Tsao
  • Industries: AI & ML, Biotech, Crypto & Blockchain, E-Commerce, Education, Food & Beverage, Hardware, Healthcare, Supply Chain & Logistics, Marketplace, Media, SaaS, Transportation, AR & VR, Agriculture, Automative, Sports, Fintech
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $1,600,000
  • Number of investments: 183
  • Number of exits: 12
  • Funds raised: $430,500,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Animoca Brands, Liveme, Tuniu

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at mail@gobi.vc.

32) Relay Ventures

Relay Ventures

Relay Ventures is a VC firm that focuses on seed and series A startups in Canada and North America.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Canada, USA
  • City: Toronto, Calgary, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: John Albright, Kevin Talbot
  • Industries: AI & ML, Hardware, Robotics, Proptech & Real Estate, Fintech, Sports, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $12,000,000
  • Number of investments: 174
  • Number of exits: 50
  • Funds raised: $15,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Luma, Circle Media, Bird

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at toronto@relayventures.com.

33) Ventech VC

Ventech VC

Venionaire Capital is an investment firm providing capital for European startups in tech-related sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: France, Finland, Germany, China
  • City: Paris, Helsinki, Munich, Shanghai
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Ravi Kunduru
  • Industries: Consumer, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Hardware, Media, Enterprise, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: €100,000
  • Maximum check size: €10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 147
  • Number of exits: 39
  • Funds raised: €959,600,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Botify, Hornet, Reachfive

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@ventech.vc.

34) Startuplab

Startuplab

Startuplab is an incubator that provides early-stage capital to Norwegian tech startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Norway
  • City: Oslo, Bergen
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Alexander Woxen
  • Industries: Hardware, Transportation, Big Data & Analytics, Energy
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $300,000
  • Number of investments: 136
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Funds raised: $20,200,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Parqio, Campanyon, Vilda

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@startuplab.no.

35) M25

M25

Based in Chicago, M25 funds early-stage tech investments in Midwest.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Chicago
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Mike Asem
  • Industries: Big Data & Analytics, IoT, Consumer, E-Commerce, Education, Legal, Enterprise, Entertainment, Media, Sports, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Hardware, Marketing, Proptech & Real Estate, Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $3,000,000
  • Number of investments: 131
  • Number of exits: 19
  • Funds raised: $32,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: OpenFinance Network, Petronics, Pactsafe

You can find their website here.

36) Fifty Years

Fifty Years

Fifty Years is a sector-agnostic American VC firm that prefers to invest in deep tech startups with an initial market in North America or Europe.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Ela Madej, Seth Bannon
  • Industries: Deep Tech & Hard Science, Healthcare, Hardware, Robotics, Climate & Sustainability, SaaS, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Number of investments: 117
  • Number of exits: 5
  • Funds raised: $140,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Zero Acre Farms, Multiomic Health, Latchbio

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@fifty.vc.

37) Genesis Partners

Genesis Partners

Genesis Partners is a seed and early-stage VC firm backing founders building companies in the information and communication technology (ICT) sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Israel
  • City: Herẕliyya
  • Started in: 1996
  • Founders: Eddy Shalev, Eyal Kishon
  • Industries: Internet & Mobile, Media, Entertainment, Hardware, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 113
  • Number of exits: 37
  • Funds raised: $604,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Monday.com, Riskified, Innovid

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hadar@genesispartners.com.

38) AirTree Ventures

AirTree Ventures

AirTree Ventures is a VC fund that helps technology entrepreneurs in Australia and New Zealand.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Australia
  • City: Sydney
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Craig Blair, Daniel Petre
  • Industries: SaaS, Marketplace, Industrial, Health & Wellness, Hardware, Enterprise, Education, E-Commerce, Consumer, Infrastructure, Energy, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A, Series B, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $200,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 111
  • Number of exits: 9
  • Funds raised: $1,100,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Prospa, A Cloud Guru, Xplor

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@airtree.vc.

39) BMW i Ventures

BMW i Ventures

BMW i Ventures is a venture capital fund that invests in hardware, software, sustainable manufacturing, transportation and services.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, Germany
  • City: Mountain View, San Francisco, Munich
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Marcus Behrendt, Kasper Sage
  • Industries: Hardware, Transportation, Climate & Sustainability, AI & ML, Manufacturing
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 109
  • Number of exits: 26
  • Funds raised: $930,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Vendia, May Mobility, HeyCharge

You can find their website here.

40) 1517 Fund

1517 Fund

1517 invests and works with young makers, hackers, and scientists at the early stages of their tech company.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Oakland
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Danielle Strachman, Michael Gibson
  • Industries: Hardware, Deep Tech & Hard Science, SaaS
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Maximum check size: $1,000
  • Number of investments: 105
  • Number of exits: 21
  • Funds raised: $160,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Space Perspective, Inaru Valley, Symba

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@1517fund.com.

41) SpeedUp Venture Capital Group

SpeedUp Venture Capital Group

SpeedUp Venture Capital is a tech VC firm investing in CEE startups in the seed to series A stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Poland
  • City: Poznań
  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Arkadiusz Piechocki
  • Industries: Consumer, Internet & Mobile, IoT, Healthcare, Fintech, AI & ML, Hardware, Industrial, Marketing, Advertising
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: €50,000
  • Maximum check size: €4,000,000
  • Number of investments: 101
  • Number of exits: 4
  • Funds raised: €10,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: SP Tech Solutions, Resonanz, AGICortex

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@speedupgroup.com.

42) Real Tech Holding

Real Tech Holding

Real Tech is a corporate investment fund providing capital to technology companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Japan
  • City: Tokyo
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Akihiko NagataYukihiro Maru
  • Industries: Food & Beverage, Hardware & Industrials, AI & ML, Biotech, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Robotics, Hardware
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 99
  • Number of exits: 3
  • Funds raised: $100,596,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: AutoPhagyGO, Eight Knot, ProfilePrint

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@realtech.fund.

43) Lifeline Ventures

Lifeline Ventures

Lifeline Ventures is a Finnish sector-agnostic VC firm investing in early-stage companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Finland
  • City: Helsinki
  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Timo Ahopelto
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Consumer, Gaming, Hardware, Healthcare, Fintech, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Late Stage
  • Maximum check size: €7,000,000
  • Number of investments: 95
  • Number of exits: 29
  • Funds raised: €207,100,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Aiven, Flowrite, Griffin

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@lifelineventures.com.

44) Hummingbird Ventures

Hummingbird Ventures

Hummingbird Ventures is a seed investor valuing both data and emotional intelligence.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Belgium, United Kingdom
  • City: Antwerp, London
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Barend Van Den Brande
  • Industries: Crypto & Blockchain, Healthcare, Fintech, Marketplace, Gaming, Hardware, SaaS
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 92
  • Number of exits: 11
  • Funds raised: $455,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Deliveroo, Beat, Souqalmal

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@hummingbird.vc.

45) 100X VC

100X VC

Based in India, 100X VC invests and works closely with early-stage startup founders to help them succeed.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Sanjay Mehta, Yagnesh Sanghrajka
  • Industries: Agriculture, Enterprise, Consumer, Climate & Sustainability, Creator Economy, Deep Tech & Hard Science, E-Commerce, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Gaming, Hardware, Healthcare, Human Resources, Supply Chain & Logistics, Marketplace, Marketing, SaaS, Social, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Minimum check size: ₹12,500,000
  • Number of investments: 80
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: ₹5,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: FnV Fans, Snug, Ava

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at pitch@100x.vc.

46) Expara Ventures

Expara Ventures

Expara is a Singaporean venture capital firm investing in SouthEast Asian startups since 2007.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Thailand, Vietnam
  • City: Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City
  • Started in: 2003
  • Founders: Douglas Abrams
  • Industries: Food & Beverage, IoT, E-Commerce, Healthcare, Travel & Hospitality, Social, Marketplace, Government Technology, Cloud, Proptech & Real Estate, Fintech, AI & ML, Health & Wellness, Gaming, Climate & Sustainability, Education, Hardware, Biotech, API, SaaS, Media, Agriculture, Drones
  • Stages: Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 77
  • Number of exits: 9
  • 3 remarkable investments: Gheorg, Systemstone, Compliy

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at inquiries@expara.com.

47) Lemnos

Lemnos

Lemnos is a pre-seed and seed investor providing capital to hardware startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Helen Zelman Boniske, Jeremy Conrad
  • Industries: Transportation, Travel & Hospitality, AI & ML, Automation, Hardware, Aerospace & Space, Supply Chain & Logistics, Food & Beverage, Robotics, Manufacturing, Energy, Construction, Agriculture
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $250,000
  • Maximum check size: $500,000
  • Number of investments: 73
  • Number of exits: 25
  • Funds raised: $71,900,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Quartz, Pico MES, Lumeo

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@lemnoslabs.com.

48) Sparklabs Ventures

Sparklabs Ventures

SparkLabs is a corporate venture capital and accelerator for Korean entrepreneurs.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: South Korea
  • City: Seoul
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Brian Kang, Chris Koh
  • Industries: Enterprise, Cloud, Fintech, AI & ML, Hardware, IoT, E-Commerce, Media
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $3,000,000
  • Number of investments: 72
  • Number of exits: 10
  • 3 remarkable investments: Urbanbase, Memebox, TreePlanet

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@sparklabs.co.kr.

49) Inventure

Inventure

Headquartered in Helsinki, Inventure is a Nordic and Baltics venture fund since 2005.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Finland, Sweden
  • City: Helsinki, Stockholm
  • Started in: 2005
  • Founders: Kevin Lösch, Sami Lampinen, Timo Tirkkonen
  • Industries: SaaS, Deep Tech & Hard Science, AI & ML, Healthcare, Education, Gaming, Devops, Cybersecurity, IoT, Consumer, InsurTech, Hardware, AR & VR, Food & Beverage, Enterprise, Marketplace, Big Data & Analytics, Manufacturing, Marketing, Automative, Telecommunications
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 71
  • Number of exits: 21
  • Funds raised: $230,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Mojo, Coudescene, Wolt

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@inventure.vc.

50) Kindred Capital

Kindred Capital

Kindred is a pre-seed and seed investor funding tech companies in the UK, Europe and Isreal.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • City: London
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Leila Zegna, Mark Evans, Russell Buckley
  • Industries: SaaS, Hardware, Marketplace, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Enterprise, Consumer
  • Stages: Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: £500,000
  • Maximum check size: £1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 68
  • Number of exits: 4
  • Funds raised: £195,893,530
  • 3 remarkable investments: Fung Payments, Pollen, M3ter

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@kindredcapital.vc.

51) Breega

Breega

Breega is a European venture capital firm backing ambitious founders from seed or series A to growth stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: United Kingdom, France, Spain
  • City: London, Paris, Barcelona
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Ben Marrel, François Paulus, Maximilian Bacot
  • Industries: Advertising, Agriculture, Consumer, Cybersecurity, Fintech, Hardware, Healthcare, IoT, Human Resources, InsurTech, Supply Chain & Logistics, Marketing, Productivity, Mobility, Proptech & Real Estate, Quantum Computing
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Series A
  • Minimum check size: €500,000
  • Maximum check size: €15,000,000
  • Number of investments: 65
  • Number of exits: 6
  • Funds raised: €465,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: WayKonect, Ponicode, Lylo

You can find their website here.

52) Anzu Partners

Anzu Partners

Based in Billerica, Massachusetts, Anzu Partners back founders from their initial check to the growth stage who are building companies in life science, manufacturing, and materials sectors across the globe.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Tampa, Washington, Billerica, San Diego
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: David Michael, David Seldin, Whitney Haring-Smith
  • Industries: Life Sciences, Industrial, Hardware, Manufacturing, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Growth, IPO
  • Number of investments: 64
  • Number of exits: 12
  • Funds raised: $448,400,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Arduino, Azumo, Nuburu

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@anzupartners.com.

53) Elevate Capital

Elevate Capital

Elevate Capital is a venture capital funding underserved entrepreneurs primarily in the Portland, Oregon Metro region.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Hillsboro
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Nitin Rai
  • Industries: SaaS, Healthcare, Hardware, IoT, Climate & Sustainability, Fintech, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $25,000
  • Maximum check size: $2,000,000
  • Number of investments: 61
  • Number of exits: 7
  • Funds raised: $220,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: SkySquad, Choix, HacWare

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@elevate.vc.

54) Pallasite Ventures

Pallasite Ventures

Pallasite Ventures is a Canadian venture capital firm financing early-stage consumer-focused companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, Canada
  • City: Chicago, Vancouver, Boston, Denver, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: David Light
  • Industries: Biotech, Consumer, Fintech, Hardware, Marketplace, Healthcare, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 60
  • Number of exits: 3
  • Funds raised: $50,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Ionomr, Phoenix Molecular Designs, Oncoustics AI

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@pallasiteventures.com.

55) BrightSpark Ventures

BrightSpark Ventures

Brightspark Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm investing in Canadian tech startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Montréal, Toronto
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Mark Skapinker, Sophie Forest, Tony Davis
  • Industries: Internet & Mobile, Consumer, Hardware, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 57
  • Number of exits: 11
  • Funds raised: $56,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Nudge, Borderfree, Nguvu

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at dealflow@brightspark.com.

56) Innovacom

Innovacom

Innovacom is a French investment fund financing startups in the digital and deep tech sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: France
  • City: Paris, Marseille
  • Started in: 1988
  • Founders: Jérôme Lecoeur
  • Industries: Hardware, Consumer, Big Data & Analytics, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: €400,000
  • Maximum check size: €6,000,000
  • Number of investments: 55
  • Number of exits: 30
  • Funds raised: €602,800,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: SAP Business Objects, Soitec, Gemplus

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@innovacom.com.

57) Icebreaker

Icebreaker

Icebreaker Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm investing in Estonia, Finland and Sweden.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Estonia, Finland, Sweden
  • City: Helsinki, Tallinn, Stockholm
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Lasse Lehtinen
  • Industries: Cybersecurity, IoT, Travel & Hospitality, Advertising, AI & ML, Big Data & Analytics, Proptech & Real Estate, AR & VR, Automation, Developer Tools, Media, Entertainment, Automative, Energy, Human Resources, Legal, SaaS, Hardware, E-Commerce, Education
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: €150,000
  • Maximum check size: €800,000
  • Number of investments: 54
  • Funds raised: €126,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: HoxHunt, Logmore, Flowhaven

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@icebreaker.vc.

58) 3TS Capital Partners

3TS Capital Partners

3TS Capital Partners provides growth capital to tech companies in Europe.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Finland
  • City: Helsinki
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Pekka Mäki
  • Industries: Hardware, Internet & Mobile, E-Commerce, Consumer, Healthcare, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: €300,000
  • Maximum check size: €10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 52
  • Number of exits: 17
  • Funds raised: €447,400,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Tresorit, Vector Watch, 123Formbuilder

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@3tscapital.com.

59) Specialist VC

Specialist VC

Specialist VC primarily invests in founders from the Baltics in the pre-seed to series A stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Estonia
  • City: Tallinn
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Riivo Anton, Gerri Kodres
  • Industries: Enterprise, SaaS, Fintech, Hardware, Deep Tech & Hard Science
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: €250,000
  • Maximum check size: €3,000,000
  • Number of investments: 45
  • Number of exits: 6
  • Funds raised: €50,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: GuestJoy, Nordigen, Funderful

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@specialist.vc.

60) Ocean Azul Partners

Ocean Azul Partners

Based in Florida, Ocean Azul Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm investing seed to series A companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Coral Gables
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Bill Pruitt, Salo Sredni
  • Industries: Deep Tech & Hard Science, Enterprise, SaaS, Hardware
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $200,000
  • Maximum check size: $2,000,000
  • Number of investments: 41
  • Number of exits: 3
  • Funds raised: $40,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Bandwango, MaxOne, Fohlio

You can find their website here.

61) C4 Ventures

C4 Ventures

C4 Ventures is a European venture capital firm investing companies across the hardware, future of work, media and commerce domains.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: United Kingdom, France
  • City: London, Paris
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Pascal Cagni
  • Industries: Hardware, DTC, Media, Future of Work
  • Stages: Series A, Growth, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: €3,000,000
  • Maximum check size: €4,000,000
  • Number of investments: 40
  • Number of exits: 9
  • 3 remarkable investments: Shopcade, Riskified, Tempow

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@c4v.com.

62) Speciale Invest

Speciale Invest

Speciale Invest prefers to invest in early-stage startups in deep tech with engineering innovation.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Chennai
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Vishesh Rajaram
  • Industries: Enterprise, SaaS, Cloud, Developer Tools, Aerospace & Space, Robotics, Climate & Sustainability, Biotech, Gaming, Hardware, Deep Tech & Hard Science
  • Stages: Early Stage, Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Maximum check size: $1,000,000
  • Number of investments: 38
  • Number of exits: 4
  • Funds raised: $642,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Threado, Trainn, The ePlane

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@specialeinvest.com.

63) Conductive VC

Conductive VC

Conductive Ventures is a growth equity venture capital providing late-stage funding to B2B software and hardware startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Palo Alto
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Carey Lai, Paul Yeh, Takashi Nishikawa
  • Industries: AI & ML, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, SaaS, Industrial, IoT, Robotics, Automation, Hardware & Industrials, Fintech, Hardware
  • Stages: Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $5,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 34
  • Number of exits: 6
  • Funds raised: $200,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Ambiq Micro, Csc Generation, Desktop Metal

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@conductive.vc.

64) Lair East Labs

Lair East Labs

Lair East Lab is a startup accelerator for founders with ambitions to expand into the international market.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Lee Lin, Michelle Wang, Seamon Chan, Yipeng Li
  • Industries: Enterprise, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Hardware, Consumer, Entertainment, Health & Wellness, Food & Beverage, Education, Transportation, Marketing
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: $75,000
  • Maximum check size: $150,000
  • Number of investments: 31
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: $35,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Projections.Io, Design With Frank, Modality.ai

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@laireastlabs.com.

65) Ignia

Ignia

IGNIA is an early-stage venture capital supporting global startups looking to expand into Mexico and Latam, especially targeting the Latin American middle-class market.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Mexico, USA
  • City: Mexico City, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Michael Chu, Álvaro Rodríguez Arregui
  • Industries: Crypto & Blockchain, AI & ML, Fintech, E-Commerce, Marketplace, Education, Hardware, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 27
  • Number of exits: 6
  • 3 remarkable investments: PetLove, Apli, Takeoff

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@ignia.vc.

66) Rhapsody Venture Partners

Rhapsody Venture Partners

Rhapsody Venture Partners backs scientific founders building hard tech companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Cambridge
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Carsten Boers
  • Industries: Biotech, Automation, Food & Beverage, Transportation, Hardware, Industrial
  • Stages: Seed
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $2,000,000
  • Number of investments: 27
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: $62,700,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Chinova Bioworks, GPR, TenderFood

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact@rhapsodyvp.com.

67) Bleu Capital

Bleu Capital

Bleu Capital is an NYC-based venture capital providing seed capital to startups in the sectors of sustainable consumption and living.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Jean Pierre Chessé
  • Industries: AI & ML, Marketplace, Consumer, Hardware, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $500,000
  • Number of investments: 23
  • Number of exits: 6
  • 3 remarkable investments: Hubcycle, OTO, La Vie

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at julien@bleucap.com.

68) Tekfen Ventures

Tekfen Ventures

Tekfen Ventures is an NYC venture capital firm primarily investing in US and European companies, typically in the series A and B rounds.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Kris Kemeny, Sinan Uzan
  • Industries: Proptech & Real Estate, Hardware, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Agriculture, SaaS
  • Stages: Early Stage, Series A, Series B
  • Number of investments: 23
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: $3,400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Petra, Mosaic, Pivot Bio

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hi@tekfenventures.com.

69) Nation 1 VC

Nation 1 VC

Based in Prague, Nation 1 VC is an accelerator program, pre-seed and seed investor.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Czechia
  • City: Prague
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Marek Moravec, Martin Bodocky, Petra Koncelikova
  • Industries: Healthcare, Travel & Hospitality, SaaS, Hardware, AR & VR, DTC, Enterprise, Supply Chain & Logistics, Cloud
  • Stages: Seed, Pre-Seed
  • Minimum check size: €100,000
  • Maximum check size: €1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 22
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: €35,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Vrgineers, Daytrip, Mindpax,

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@nation1.vc.

70) Open Circle Capital

Open Circle Capital

Open Circe Capital is a Lithuanian investment firm providing funds to tech companies in ICT, robotics and high-tech niches.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Lithuania
  • City: Vilnius
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Audrius Milukas
  • Industries: Deep Tech & Hard Science, Robotics, AI & ML, Hardware, IoT, E-Commerce, Fintech, Healthcare, Life Sciences
  • Stages: Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: €100,000
  • Maximum check size: €500,000
  • Number of investments: 16
  • Number of exits: 2
  • 3 remarkable investments: Monimoto, Paysolut, Frontu

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@opencirclecapital.lt,.

71) TVV Capital

TVV Capital

TVV Capital is an investment fund backing US-based manufacturing companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Nashville
  • Started in: 1997
  • Founders: Andrew Byrd
  • Industries: Consumer, Government Technology, Food & Beverage, Climate & Sustainability, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Hardware, Agriculture, Automative, Sports
  • Stages: Growth
  • Number of investments: 15
  • Number of exits: 8
  • Funds raised: $3,020,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Industrial Desin

You can find their website here.

You can contact them at +1 (615)-256-8061.

72) Sawari Ventures

Sawari Ventures

Sawari Ventures is an Egyptian VC firm investing in tech companies in ICT, hardware, education, healthcare, cleantech and fintech niches in Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Egypt
  • City: Giza
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Ahmed Alfi, Ahmed El-Alfi, Hany Al-Sonbaty, Wael Amin
  • Industries: Internet & Mobile, Hardware, Education, Climate & Sustainability, Fintech
  • Stages: Early Stage, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $3,000,000
  • Number of investments: 11
  • Number of exits: 3
  • Funds raised: $190,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Kngine, Swvl, ExpandCart

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@sawariventures.com.

73) 1955 Capital

1955 Capital

Based in the US, 1955 Capital invests in revolutionary technologies to solve the greatest global challenges in energy, environment, education, health, etc sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA
  • City: Santa Clara
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Andrew Chung
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Food & Beverage, Hardware & Industrials, Hardware, Industrial, Manufacturing, Energy
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Number of investments: 6
  • Funds raised: $200,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Electric Aviation, Gridtential, Crop Enhancement

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@1955.capital.

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