245 Investments in 164 Companies
7 IPOs & 51 Acquisitions
Cambridge, MA
Funds Raised:
early-stage venture capital firm with a value-added, hands-on approach

Investor Details

January 1, 1970
| (650) 687-5600
Venture Capital that does Seed, Early Stage Venture, Later Stage Venture, Private Equity, and Debt Financing Investments
Mobile, Enterprise Software, Software
United States

Founded in 1970, CRV (aka Charles River Ventures) is an early-stage venture capital fund that takes a value-added, hands-on approach to support its portfolio companies.

CRV is one of the nation's oldest and most successful early-stage venture capital firms with approximately $1.4 billion under management. CRV is dedicated to helping exceptional entrepreneurs turn their ideas into the next category leaders in high growth technology and media sectors. CRV funds have been ranked among the industry's top performers. CRV has offices in Cambridge, MA and Menlo Park, CA. For more information, visit

Funding Rounds (1) - $1M

  • $1M / Seed

    Aug 20, 2014
  • Jibo
    Jibo The World's First Social Robot for the Home
    Oct 17, 2014 - Invested in $2.3M Product Crowdfunding
  • Almond Systems, Inc.
    Discover healthier food together.
    Oct 7, 2014 - Invested in $9M Series A with 1 other
  • Udacity
    Udacity provides online programming and data science classes built with leading tech companies.
    Sep 24, 2014 - Invested in $35M Series C with 8 others
  • MileIQ
    MileIQ - Smart mileage tracking.
    Sep 16, 2014 - Invested in $3M Seed Round with 2 others
  • Symphony Commerce
    Symphony offers a portfolio of solutions for creating great products and connecting with customers.
    Sep 4, 2014 - Invested in $21.5M Series B with 2 others
  • Xamarin
    Xamarin provides development tools to build and test native mobile apps, including Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud, & Xamarin Insights.
    Aug 21, 2014 - Invested in $54M Series C with 4 others
  • CareDox
    CareDox is a cloud-based storage system containing health information that is accessible and shareable via any platform.
    Aug 8, 2014 - Invested in $2.5M Seed Round with 4 others
  • Vurb
    Contextual search, browsing, and sharing. Vurb is an intelligent layer over the Internet that helps you get things done in one place.
    Aug 7, 2014 - Invested in $8M Series A with 18 others

Offices/Locations (2)

  • Office

    2882 Sand Hill Road

    Suite 106

    Menlo Park, CA 94025


  • Headquarter

    One Broadway

    15th Floor

    Cambridge, MA 02142


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