I/VC  Microsoft Ventures

https://www.microsoftventures.com/





     Office Locations:

One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052

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Stages:

  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Electronics & Advanced Materials
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Microsoft Ventures is a strategic partner for worldwide startups focused on business growth and development, industrial strength technology, and usable products. The firm takes a special interest to partner with proven young B2B startups looking to leverage their global routes to market. Since 2008, more than 85,000 startups in 165 countries have received access to tools and resources through Microsoft Ventures' BizSpark program. BizSpark offers three years of free software and support for startups. The firm has accelerators across the world and has also created the Bing Fund in 2012 to make seed investments.



    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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    Amir Pinchas Principal
    Claire Lee Principal & Head of Partnerships
    Diane Perlman Partner
    Hanan Lavy Director
    Jean Ferre Managing Director

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      12/07/2017


      Contrast Security


      CA


      undisclosed


      Series C Extension


      11/21/2017


      Pixvana


      WA


      $14,000,000


      Series A


      11/01/2017


      Markforged


      MA


      $30,000,000


      Series C


      09/07/2017


      Zipwhip


      WA


      $22,500,000


      Series C


      06/30/2017


      Make.TV


      WA


      $8,500,000


      


      06/14/2017


      WhiteSource


      NY


      $10,000,000


      Series B


      06/13/2017


      CognitiveScale


      TX


      $15,000,000


      


      06/13/2017


      Trusona


      AZ


      $10,000,000


      Series B


      06/12/2017


      Crowdflower


      CA


      $20,000,000


      


      05/23/2017


      PandaDoc


      CA


      $15,000,000


      Series B


      05/03/2017


      Agolo


      NY


      $3,500,000


      Seed


      05/03/2017


      Bonsai


      CA


      $7,600,000


      Series A Extension


      04/14/2017


      Synack


      CA


      $21,500,000


      


      03/16/2017


      Livongo Health


      IL


      $52,500,000


      Growth


      02/26/2017


      Layer


      CA


      $15,000,000


      Series B


      02/23/2017


      Airmap


      CA


      $26,000,000


      Series B


      02/07/2017


      SnapRoute


      CA


      $25,000,000


      Series A


      01/19/2017


      InsideSales.com


      UT


      $50,000,000


      


     

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      Airmap
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      App Sheet
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      Azuqua
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      BagsUp
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      Beehive
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      Bonsai
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      Buddy
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      Builders Cloud
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      BuzzTable
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      CloudFlare
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      CognitiveScale
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      Contrast Security
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      Crowdflower
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      Cyanogen
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      Dynamic Signal
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      Embarke
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      Factor
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      Fanzo
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      Freak n Genius
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      Gest Sure
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      Helpshift
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      Heroic
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      Ikkos
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      Incentive
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      InsideSales.com
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      Jintronix
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      Keebitz
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      Kimetric
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      Layer
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      Livongo Health
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      Make.TV
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      Markforged
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      Mesosphere
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      MetricsHub
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      Nconnex
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      OFunnel
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      Outreach
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      PandaDoc
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      Paxata
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      Pinion
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      Pivotal
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      Pixvana
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      Prism
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      Ranku
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      Realty Mogul
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      RevealChat
        web link


      Sarcos Robotics
        web link


      Selectable Media
        web link


      SnapLogic
        web link


      SnapRoute
        web link


      Socedo


      Staq
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      Styku
        web link


      Synack
        web link


      Tact
        web link


      Trusona
        web link


      Uber
        web link


      Ubi
        web link


      Voxiebox
        web link


      Watchup
        web link


      WhiteSource
        web link


      Zipwhip
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      Zula
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