VC  Sherpa Ventures

http://sherpaventures.com/





     Office Locations:

800 Market Street, 8th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 1.415.805.8500

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Sherpa Ventures is a VC firm headquartered in San Francisco, founded in 2013 by Scott Stanford and Shervin Pishevar. In July of 2014, Sherpa Ventures closed a $154 million Fund. According to Forbes, Sherpa will have an early-stage focus also including Series B rounds. Pishevar is a veteran of Menlo Ventures, where he led an early investment in Uber. The firm has an affiliated venture, Sherpa Foundry, led by Tina Sharkey, a well-known Silicon Valley investor and executive. She will be responsible for overall management and operations for Sherpa Foundry, including developing initiatives and leading relationships with its corporate partners/members, which have yet to be announced.


     

    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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    Alex Fayette Associate
    Ana Kostioukova Associate
    Brian Pham Principal
    Brian Yee Principal
    Kirby Bartlett Managing Director, CCO, COO

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      09/14/2017


      Carrot Fertility


      CA


      $3,600,000


      Seed


      04/03/2017


      Wag!


      CA


      $19,000,000


      Series A and B


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Beepi
        web link


      Beyond Games
        web link


      Carrot Fertility
        web link


      Cue
        web link


      Curology
        web link


      Cymmetria
        web link


      Dr.onDemand
        web link


      Hyperloop
        web link


      Ipsy
        web link


      Joymode
        web link


      Luka
        web link


      Munchery
        web link


      PillPack
        web link


      Rent the Runway
        web link


      Scalus
        web link


      Shyp
        web link


      Slack
        web link


      Stance
        web link


      Storehouse
        web link


      Uber
        web link


      Wag!
        web link


      ZenDrive
        web link


     

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