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19 Venture Capital Firms in Bangalore

By 
Nicolás Cerdeira
 | 
Updated: 
November 3, 2022
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Finding the right VC firm or investor isn’t easy. Some will provide mentorship and operational expertise. Others will only provide you with the capital.

Here’s a list of the top venture capital firms in Bangalore so that you can find an investor that fits you and your startup.

19 Venture Capital Firms in Bangalore

1) 500 Startups

500 Startups

500 Global is a globally renowned venture capital firm investing in early-stage tech companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, India, United Kingdom, Brazil, France, Hong Kong, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, China, Malaysia, Cambodia, South Korea, Taiwan
  • City: San Francisco, Austin, Las Vegas, Mexico City, Miami, New York, São Paulo, Washington, Abu Dhabi, Baku, Cairo, Dubai, Manama, Riyadh, Bangalore, Bangkok, Hangzhou, Ho Chi Minh City, Jaipur, Kuala Lumpur, Nagoya, Phnom Penh, Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei, Tokyo
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Christine Tsai, Dave Mcclure
  • Industries: SaaS, Media, E-Commerce, Consumer, Healthcare, Proptech & Real Estate, Hardware & Industrials, Education, Devops, Fintech, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $50,000
  • Maximum check size: $250,000
  • Number of investments: 2600
  • Number of exits: 339
  • Funds raised: $67,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Canva, Solana, Reddit

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@500startups.com.

2) Accel

Accel

Accel invests in startups across multiple industries from seed stages to late growth stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, United Kingdom, India
  • City: London, Bangalore, San Francisco, Palo Alto
  • Started in: 1983
  • Founders: Arthur Patterson, Jim Swartz, Prashanth Prakash
  • Industries: Cloud, Cybersecurity, Consumer, Media, Fintech
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $500,000,000
  • Number of investments: 1845
  • Number of exits: 353
  • Funds raised: $18,300,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Discord, Hootsuite, 1Password

You can find their website here.

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

3) Sequoia Capital

Sequoia Capital

Sequoia Capital is a renowned global VC firm that invests in startups in the energy, financial, enterprise, healthcare, internet, and mobile industries.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Singapore
  • City: Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Mumbai, New Delhi, Herẕliyya, Singapore, Bangalore, San Francisco
  • Started in: 1972
  • Founders: Aadit Palicha, Bill Coughran, Don Valentine, Santana Henry
  • Industries: AI & ML, Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, Fintech, Healthcare, Internet & Mobile
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,000,000
  • Number of investments: 1712
  • Number of exits: 350
  • Funds raised: $22,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Google, Nvidia, Apple

You can find their website here.

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

4) Bessemer Venture Partners

Bessemer Venture Partners

Bessemer Venture Partners is a VC firm that invests in entrepreneurs in the consumer, enterprise, and healthcare sectors.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, India, Israel, United Kingdom
  • City: San Francisco, Boston, New York, Bangalore, Tel Aviv-Yafo, London, Larchmont
  • Started in: 1911
  • Founders: Henry Phipps
  • Industries: Consumer, Enterprise, Healthcare, Cloud
  • Stages: Early Stage, Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $8,000,000
  • Number of investments: 1267
  • Number of exits: 284
  • Funds raised: $9,700,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Twitch, Medibuddy, Shopify

You can find their website here.

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

5) Tiger Global Management

Tiger Global Management

Tiger Global is a private equity investment firm that funds companies in the technology industry from series A to pre-IPO stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, China, India, Singapore
  • City: New York, Hong Kong, Beijing, Singapore, Bangalore
  • Started in: 2001
  • Founders: Chase Coleman
  • Industries: Internet & Mobile, Consumer, Fintech, SaaS
  • Stages: Late Stage, Series B, Series C
  • Number of investments: 1092
  • Number of exits: 131
  • Funds raised: $36,100,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Coinbase, Meta, Blinkit

You can find their website here.

You can contact them at +1 (212) 843-8030.

6) Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners invest in startups across consumer technology, B2B, enterprise, fintech and many others in the USA, India and China.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA, China
  • City: Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, San Francisco, Boston, Palo Alto, Beijing, Shanghai
  • Started in: 1977
  • Founders: Paul J. Ferri
  • Industries: Healthcare, Fintech, Enterprise, SaaS, E-Commerce, Media, Social, Gaming, Travel & Hospitality, Transportation, Education
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 626
  • Number of exits: 145
  • Funds raised: $2,600,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Apple, Zendesk, Hubspot

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@matrixpartners.in.

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7) Antler

Antler

Antler is a venture capital firm providing early-stage investments and global residency programs to support founders worldwide.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Singapore, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, Portugal, United Kingdom, Spain, Norway, France, Sweden, Australia, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, South Korea, Japan, USA, Canada, Kenya
  • City: Berlin, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Oslo, Stockholm, Paris, Bangalore, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Seoul, Tokyo, Austin, Boulder, New York, São Paulo, Toronto, Nairobi, Sydney
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Magnus Grimeland,Fridtjof Berge, Dilan Mizrakli Landgraff, Vegard Medbo, Jussi Salovaara
  • Industries: AI & ML, Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Cybersecurity, E-Commerce, Fintech, SaaS, Gaming, Proptech & Real Estate, Internet & Mobile, Food & Beverage, Supply Chain & Logistics, Healthcare, Media
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 365
  • Number of exits: 3
  • Funds raised: $82,200,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: ChatFood, Baselime, Genuine Taste

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at hello@antler.co.

8) QED Investors

QED Investors

Based in Virginia, QED exclusively invests in fintech companies across the U.S., the U.K. and Latin America.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: United Kingdom, USA, Austria, Canada, Sweden, China, Brazil, India, Mexico, Ireland, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Netherlands
  • City: Washington, Vienna, Vancouver, Shanghai, Seattle, São Paulo, Santa Monica, San Jose, San Francisco, San Diego, Rio de Janeiro, Quebec City, Pune, Overland Park, Oakland, New York, Mumbai, Montréal, Miami, Mexico City, Los Angeles, London, Houston, Dublin, Denver, Chicago, Buenos Aires, Boston, Bogotá, Bethesda, Bangalore, Austin, Atlanta, Mesa, Amsterdam, Alexandria, Alexandria, Porto Alegre
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Caribou Honig, Frank Rotman, Nigel Morris
  • Industries: Creator Economy, Crypto & Blockchain, Fintech, Education, Healthcare, InsurTech, Marketplace, Proptech & Real Estate, E-Commerce, Advertising, Human Resources
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $5,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $15,000,000
  • Number of investments: 260
  • Number of exits: 33
  • Funds raised: $4,800,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Shop Circle, Solfácil, Zubale

You can find their website here.

9) Elevation Capital

Elevation Capital

With offices in India and the US, Elevation Capital makes early-stage investments across consumer, enterprise and Web3 startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, India
  • City: Salt Lake City, Bangalore, Gurgaon
  • Started in: 2002
  • Founders: Ravi Adusumalli
  • Industries: Consumer, DTC, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, SaaS, Fintech, Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C
  • Minimum check size: $2,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 250
  • Number of exits: 32
  • Funds raised: $2,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Unacademy, Acko, Meesho

You can find their website here.

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

10) Kalaari Capital

Kalaari Capital

Founded in 2006, Kalaari Capital is an early-stage tech VC firm in India.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bangalore
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Vani Kola, Rajesh Raju
  • Industries: Climate & Sustainability, Consumer, Creator Economy, Crypto & Blockchain, E-Commerce, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Transportation, Healthcare, Social, Travel & Hospitality, Deep Tech & Hard Science, SaaS, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sports
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $5,000,000
  • Number of investments: 194
  • Number of exits: 45
  • Funds raised: $600,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Creative Galileo, Phable, Zocket

You can find their website here.

You can contact them at +91 80-6715-9600.

11) 3one4 Capital

3one4 Capital

3one4 Capital is an India-based early-stage venture capital firm funding startups exploiting technology in fintech, consumer products, SaaS, digital media, climate tech, and digital health.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bangalore
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Pranav Pai, Siddarth Pai
  • Industries: Enterprise, SaaS, Consumer, Fintech, AI & ML
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Series A
  • Number of investments: 171
  • Number of exits: 15
  • Funds raised: $1,340,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Eka.Care, Everstage, Rozana.in

You can find their website here.

12) Nexus Venture Capital

Nexus Venture Capital

Nexus Venture Partners is an India-US venture fund backing founders in their seed and series A rounds.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA
  • City: Mumbai, Bangalore, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Sandeep Singhal
  • Industries: Enterprise, Consumer, SaaS, Internet & Mobile, Healthcare, Media, Fintech, Devops, Education, Gaming, E-Commerce
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 120
  • Number of exits: 28
  • Funds raised: $1,400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Daolens, Minio, Zolo

You can find their website here.

13) Unitus Ventures

Unitus Ventures

Unitus Ventures is an Indian venture capital funding early-stage tech companies in job tech, fintech, education, healthcare, and AI domains.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA
  • City: Seattle, Bangalore
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Surya Mantha
  • Industries: AI & ML, E-Commerce, Government Technology, Consumer, Healthcare, Education, Fintech
  • Stages: Seed, Early Stage
  • Minimum check size: $300,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,000,000
  • Number of investments: 84
  • Number of exits: 18
  • Funds raised: $38,400,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Wify, CareerNinja, Masai School

You can find their website here.

You can contact them at +91 80957 50004.

14) Vertex Ventures

Vertex Ventures

Vertex Ventures is a Singaporean venture capital investing in companies in Southeast Asia and India from seed to series B stages.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Singapore, India, Indonesia, Thailand
  • City: Singapore, Bangalore, Jakarta, Bangkok
  • Started in: 1988
  • Founders: Jonathan Heiliger, Yoram Oron
  • Industries: Fintech, Internet & Mobile, Crypto & Blockchain, Consumer, Food & Beverage, Enterprise, Marketplace, Agriculture
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 65
  • Number of exits: 7
  • Funds raised: $1,900,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: ChattyBao, Binance, Aruna

You can find their website here.

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

15) Endiya

Endiya

Endiya Partners is an Indian seed-stage venture capital focusing on digital transformation and healthcare startups.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bangalore, Hyderābād
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Sateesh Andra
  • Industries: Healthcare, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Fintech, SaaS, Life Sciences, Consumer, Internet & Mobile, AI & ML, Crypto & Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Education
  • Stages: Series A, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,500,000
  • Number of investments: 49
  • Number of exits: 5
  • Funds raised: $39,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Alphaics, Aquaexchange, Cell Propulsion

You can find their website here.

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

16) Lightrock India

Lightrock India

Lightrock India is a multistage investment firm since 2018.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, United Kingdom
  • City: Bangalore, London
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Kartik Srivatsa, Thomas Hyland
  • Industries: Healthcare, Future of Work, Education, Transportation, Food & Beverage, Climate & Sustainability, Big Data & Analytics, Infrastructure, Agriculture
  • Stages: Late Stage, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $10,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $50,000,000
  • Number of investments: 48
  • Number of exits: 6
  • 3 remarkable investments: Cuemath, Aknamed, Vivriti Capital

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at contact.india@lightrock.com.

17) Patamar Capital

Patamar Capital

Patamer is a Southeast Asian venture capital fund investing in early-stage tech companies across finance, education, health, supply chain and agriculture domains.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Indonesia, India, Vietnam, Singapore, USA, Sri Lanka
  • City: Colombo, Ho Chi Minh City, San Francisco, Bangalore, Jakarta, Singapore
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Geoff “Chester” Woolley
  • Industries: Fintech, Internet & Mobile, Agriculture, Healthcare, Education
  • Stages: Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 40
  • Number of exits: 8
  • Funds raised: $150,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: PortX, Kinara Capital, MyShubhLife

You can find their website here.

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

18) Paradigm Shift

Paradigm Shift

Paradigm Shift Capital is a sector-agnostic venture capital firm for pre-seed and seed companies in India and Silicon Valley.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA
  • City: Bangalore, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2020
  • Founders: Govind Mundhra, Dhruv Washishth, Surabhi Washishth
  • Industries: SaaS, Crypto & Blockchain, AR & VR, Fintech, AI & ML, Climate & Sustainability
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Number of investments: 9
  • Number of exits: 0
  • 3 remarkable investments: Zeda.io, Arcana Network, Praan

You can find their website here.

19) Ascent Capital Advisors

Ascent Capital Advisors

Based in India, Ascent Capital has been investing in ambitious Indian founders since 2008.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bangalore, Mumbai
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Raja Kumar
  • Industries: Marketplace, E-Commerce, Healthcare, API, Education, Food & Beverage, Fintech, InsurTech, IoT, DTC, AI & ML
  • Stages: Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $10,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $30,000,000
  • Number of investments: 8
  • 3 remarkable investments: Acko, Robosoft, Solara

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@ascentcapital.in.

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