Venture Capital Investors

Upfront Ventures

Upfront Ventures is a venture capital firm that backs technology-based companies.

Venture Investor Overview

Venture Investor
Upfront Ventures
Status
Active
Activity Level
Industry Focus
AgTech
Blockchain
Consumer
Digital Media & VR & AR
Enterprise IT
Entertainment
Environmental
FinTech
Healthcare IT
Healthcare Services
Internet & IoT
Medical Devices & Instruments
Mobile
Robotics
Security
Software
Transportation

Contact Information

Contact
Mark Suster
Title
Managing Partner
Mailing Address
2121 Ave. of the Stars 1630
Los Angeles, CA 90067
USA
Email Address
Not Recorded

Background Information

Overview
We formed Upfront Ventures in 1996, and now manage over $1 billion on behalf of more than 150 limited partners in North America and Europe. With professionals in Los Angeles and London, we have a global perspective when serving our portfolio companies and seeking investment opportunities.
Profile
Upfront Ventures LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Upfront Ventures Company Twitter Account
Company News
Upfront Ventures News
Facebook
Upfront Ventures on Facebook
YouTube
Upfront Ventures on YouTube
Last Transaction
7/25/2022

Transaction History

Our records indicate that Upfront Ventures invested in the VC transactions listed below. Dollar amounts are for the entire raise, which may include other investors.

Company
Date
Amount
7/25/2022
$9,000,000
7/12/2022
$5,700,000
6/14/2022
$83,000,000
6/14/2022
$10,000,000
4/7/2022
$28,000,000
3/1/2022
$36,500,000
2/21/2022
$30,000,000
2/10/2022
$4,600,000
1/27/2022
$50,000,000
1/12/2022
$2,500,000
12/9/2021
$65,000,000
11/18/2021
$3,000,000
11/11/2021
$125,000,000
11/4/2021
$4,300,000
11/4/2021
$3,000,000
10/28/2021
$22,000,000
9/17/2021
$50,000,000
8/19/2021
$250,000,000
8/12/2021
$9,000,000
8/3/2021
$75,500,000
7/30/2021
$30,000,000
7/14/2021
$17,250,000
6/3/2021
$20,000,000
5/20/2021
$10,000,000
5/18/2021
$30,000,000
4/22/2021
$12,000,000
4/14/2021
$75,000,000
4/9/2021
$17,000,000
4/9/2021
$17,000,000
3/25/2021
$40,000,000
3/5/2021
$20,000,000
2/23/2021
$25,000,000
12/17/2020
$10,000,000
10/30/2020
$40,000,000
10/13/2020
$4,500,000
10/3/2020
$5,000,000
9/14/2020
$5,400,000
9/10/2020
$5,000,000
7/29/2020
$55,000,000
6/18/2020
$7,500,000
6/17/2020
$15,000,000
5/22/2020
$55,000,000
5/20/2020
$15,000,000
5/13/2020
$21,000,000
3/13/2020
$4,200,000
2/14/2020
$4,100,000
2/10/2020
$22,000,000
2/7/2020
$7,000,000
12/19/2019
$5,600,000
12/18/2019
$20,000,000
11/13/2019
$13,200,000
11/8/2019
$6,500,000
11/6/2019
$2,500,000
10/30/2019
$1,400,000
10/25/2019
$13,500,000
10/18/2019
$56,000,000
10/11/2019
$6,000,000
9/24/2019
$3,850,000
4/15/2019
$4,000,000
4/9/2019
$30,000,000
1/31/2019
$80,000,000
12/20/2018
$75,000,000
12/6/2018
$15,000,000
12/6/2018
$14,000,000
11/1/2018
$14,500,000
10/31/2018
$40,000,000
10/29/2018
$3,000,000
10/12/2018
$11,500,000
9/29/2018
$8,000,000
9/28/2018
$7,000,000
9/6/2018
$42,000,000
8/2/2018
$20,000,000
8/2/2018
$70,000,000
7/18/2018
$20,000,000
6/30/2018
$12,000,000
6/28/2018
$30,000,000
6/26/2018
$27,000,000
5/23/2018
$7,000,000
5/22/2018
$14,000,000
5/18/2018
$50,000,000
4/20/2018
$6,000,000
4/11/2018
$7,700,000
3/29/2018
$3,000,000
3/27/2018
$8,000,000
3/12/2018
$100,000,000
2/16/2018
$12,000,000
2/15/2018
$9,000,000
2/9/2018
$60,000,000
2/8/2018
$11,700,000
2/6/2018
Unknown
1/26/2018
$3,800,000
1/23/2018
$3,000,000
12/21/2017
$8,000,000
11/17/2017
$8,000,000
10/26/2017
$7,700,000
10/25/2017
$20,000,000
10/19/2017
$6,000,000
9/14/2017
$4,000,000
9/7/2017
$3,500,000
8/16/2017
$8,000,000
8/2/2017
$10,500,000
6/8/2017
$8,000,000
5/17/2017
$5,600,000
5/10/2017
$5,000,000
5/10/2017
$6,700,000
4/27/2017
$2,500,000
4/26/2017
$7,000,000
4/21/2017
$30,000,000
4/17/2017
$4,000,000
2/22/2017
$10,000,000
12/13/2016
$15,000,000
12/9/2016
$24,000,000
10/21/2016
$3,500,000
9/30/2016
$23,000,000
9/30/2016
$125,100
9/22/2016
$4,000,000
8/29/2016
$5,000,000
7/29/2016
$7,500,000
7/27/2016
$4,000,000
6/28/2016
$5,000,000
6/14/2016
$6,837,370
6/13/2016
$82,221
6/3/2016
$18,500,000
5/19/2016
$9,200,000
4/30/2016
$5,237,380
4/28/2016
$4,500,000
4/6/2016
$1,900,000
3/31/2016
$61,199,800
3/30/2016
$30,000,000
3/7/2016
$6,500,000
3/2/2016
$3,000,000
2/24/2016
$17,500,000
2/10/2016
$3,000,000
2/4/2016
$5,000,000
1/26/2016
$10,200,000
1/22/2016
$5,000,000
1/14/2016
$27,000,000
12/11/2015
$35,000,000
12/4/2015
$5,100,000
10/13/2015
$3,500,000
10/7/2015
$1,290,000
9/30/2015
$28,000,000
9/28/2015
$24,000,000
9/17/2015
$12,500,000
9/14/2015
$30,000,000
8/20/2015
$243,000
8/19/2015
$28,000,000
8/4/2015
$18,000,000
7/15/2015
$3,900,000
6/30/2015
$2,899,800
5/28/2015
$26,000,000
5/20/2015
$5,000,000
5/15/2015
$2,900,000
4/24/2015
$2,000,000
4/23/2015
$8,500,000
4/20/2015
$9,250,000
4/16/2015
$20,000,000
4/10/2015
$3,200,000
3/31/2015
$2,851,000
3/31/2015
$3,000,000
3/31/2015
$1,820,000
3/31/2015
$3,500,000
3/26/2015
$10,000,000
3/20/2015
$3,500,000
1/29/2015
$2,500,000
12/31/2014
$1,000,000
12/31/2014
$5,000,000
12/31/2014
$5,807,000
12/23/2014
$2,000,000
12/5/2014
$4,500,000
10/30/2014
$10,000,000
10/27/2014
Unknown
10/18/2014
$12,000,000
10/2/2014
$6,500,000
9/30/2014
$6,000,000
9/30/2014
$10,000,000
9/15/2014
$4,000,000
8/5/2014
$7,000,000
6/30/2014
$2,300,000
6/30/2014
$1,250,000
6/30/2014
$6,000,000
6/27/2014
$2,600,000
6/24/2014
$6,500,000
5/29/2014
$2,000,000
5/1/2014
$8,100,000
3/31/2014
$290,000
3/31/2014
$7,700,000
1/14/2014
$20,000,000
12/31/2013
$3,609,000
12/31/2013
$1,000,000
12/31/2013
$2,150,000
12/3/2013
$42,000,000
11/7/2013
$2,350,000
9/30/2013
$7,465,000
9/27/2013
$1,300,000
9/19/2013
$6,850,000
9/13/2013
$26,000,000
6/30/2013
$1,300,000
5/24/2013
$2,000,000
5/10/2013
$2,000,000
4/5/2013
$2,500,000
3/6/2013
$2,000,000
2/8/2013
Unknown
1/23/2013
$8,494,142
1/14/2013
$1,700,000
12/31/2012
$243,000
12/31/2012
$2,300,000
12/31/2012
$5,000,000
11/26/2012
$36,000,000
11/16/2012
$3,000,000
11/13/2012
$15,000,000
11/1/2012
$5,000,000
10/3/2012
$10,600,000
9/30/2012
$1,146,000
9/28/2012
$3,000,000
8/16/2012
$8,000,000
8/14/2012
$20,000,000
7/27/2012
$1,700,000
6/30/2012
$2,750,000
6/30/2012
$200,000
6/30/2012
$2,000,000
6/30/2012
$2,050,000
6/21/2012
$3,750,000
5/30/2012
$5,000,000
5/2/2012
$7,200,000
2/20/2012
$1,000,000
2/3/2012
$2,750,000
1/19/2012
$73,000,000
12/1/2011
$5,500,000
10/24/2011
$7,000,000
10/21/2011
$3,000,000
7/21/2011
$19,000,000
7/12/2011
$6,000,000
6/30/2011
$1,500,000
5/31/2011
$700,000
5/18/2011
$3,000,000
2/28/2011
$2,500,000
2/24/2011
$15,000,000
11/30/2010
$4,000,000
6/30/2010
$1,000,000
6/30/2010
$22,000
5/11/2010
$5,000,000
3/31/2010
$3,000,000
3/31/2010
$1,800,000
3/16/2010
$14,400,000
12/31/2009
$3,100,000
10/27/2009
$5,600,000
9/30/2009
$500,000
6/3/2009
$3,500,000
9/30/2008
$9,000,000
9/30/2008
$135,000
9/11/2008
Unknown
9/5/2008
$6,750,000
7/22/2008
$8,000,000
3/31/2008
$958,000
10/24/2007
$15,000,000
9/30/2007
$71,652,900
3/31/2007
$951,000
3/31/2007
$1,610,000
12/31/2006
$7,634,900
12/21/2006
$5,300,000
3/31/2006
$7,300,000
3/31/2005
$5,500,000

 


Investor Contacts

Title
Name
Email & Social
Partner
Greg Bettinelli
  Greg Bettinelli LinkedIn Profile  Greg Bettinelli Twitter Account  Greg Bettinelli News  Greg Bettinelli on Facebook
Partner
Michael Carney
  Michael Carney LinkedIn Profile  Michael Carney Twitter Account  Michael Carney News  Michael Carney on Facebook
Partner
Kobie Fuller
  Kobie Fuller LinkedIn Profile  Kobie Fuller Twitter Account  Kobie Fuller News  Kobie Fuller on Facebook
Partner
Aditi Maliwal
  Aditi Maliwal LinkedIn Profile  Aditi Maliwal Twitter Account  Aditi Maliwal News  Aditi Maliwal on Facebook
Partner
Wes Nichols
  Wes Nichols LinkedIn Profile  Wes Nichols Twitter Account  Wes Nichols News  Wes Nichols on Facebook
Partner
Kara Nortman
  Kara Nortman LinkedIn Profile  Kara Nortman Twitter Account  Kara Nortman News  Kara Nortman on Facebook
Partner
Steve Shafran
  Steve Shafran LinkedIn Profile  Steve Shafran Twitter Account  Steve Shafran News  Steve Shafran on Facebook
Managing Partner
Yves Sisteron
  Yves Sisteron LinkedIn Profile  Yves Sisteron Twitter Account  Yves Sisteron News  Yves Sisteron on Facebook
Managing Partner
Mark Suster
  Mark Suster LinkedIn Profile  Mark Suster Twitter Account  Mark Suster News  Mark Suster on Facebook
Partner
Hamet Watt
  Hamet Watt LinkedIn Profile  Hamet Watt Twitter Account  Hamet Watt News  Hamet Watt on Facebook
Partner
Kevin Zhang
  Kevin Zhang LinkedIn Profile  Kevin Zhang Twitter Account  Kevin Zhang News  Kevin Zhang on Facebook

 


Funds

Our database includes the following fund closing(s) for Upfront Ventures. If we are missing funds, please contact us.

Fund Description
Vintage Date
Fund Amount
Upfront VI
6/29/2017
$400,000,000
Upfront V
12/16/2014
$280,000,000
GRP IV
11/1/2012
$200,000,000
GRP III
2/4/2008
$178,400,000
GRP II
1/1/2000
$400,000,000
GRP A
1/1/1999
$93,000,000
GRP I
1/1/1996
$157,000,000

 


Portfolio Companies

Upfront Ventures has invested in the companies below, according to our database records. If we are missing a portfolio company, please let us know.

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