VC  Anorak Ventures

https://www.anorak.vc/





     Office Locations:

1770 Pine Street #506
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: 347-839-1977

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Growth


 

Industries:

  • Electronics & Advanced Materials
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Anorak Ventures is a boutique venture capital firm that invests in companies within niche sectors pertaining to their fund. Areas of focus include virtual reality, augmented reality, computer vision, robotics, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, IoT, satellite technology, video streaming, and health & wellness. The firm is led by Greg Castle, an Entrepreneur and corporate marketer turned angel investor with a focus on early-stage, disruptive technology. Greg has made thirty-five investments over a 3 year period counting two exits including the $2B acquisition of Oculus by Facebook. Anorak Ventures has raised $13 million for its debut fund.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Gregory Castle Founder and CEO

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      11/22/2017


      Lightform


      CA


      $5,000,000


      


      06/15/2017


      Osso VR


      CA


      $2,000,000


      Seed


      05/15/2017


      Vivid Vision


      CA


      $2,200,000


      Seed


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Against Gravity
        web link


      Catalog
        web link


      Dishcraft Robotics
        web link


      Drifter
        web link


      Lightform
        web link


      Loom.ai
        web link


      Osso VR
        web link


      Simbe Robotics
        web link


      Vivid Vision
        web link


     

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