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11 Investments in 10 Companies
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San Francisco
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Person Details

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Prior to founding Kosmix, Venky Harinarayan and co-founded Junglee, one of the first shopping search engines. They later sold it to Amazon in 1998 for 250 million.

He later started Cambrian Ventures which has invested in Internet companies such as Efficient Frontier, Kaltix (acquired by Google), Neoteris (acquired by Juniper), Transformic (acquired by Google), TheFind, and Aster Data.

His latest venture is Kosmix a vertical search engine.

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Founding Partner

2015 - Current   (over 1 year)

Founding Partner

2013 - Current   (over 3 years)

Founding Partner

2000 - Current   (over 16 years)
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Board & Advisor Roles (3)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Apr, 2016$1.2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2013$7M / Series APersonal Investment
Nov, 2011$4.4M / Series APersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$7.9M / Series APersonal Investment
May, 2011$850k / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2010$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2009$7M / Series D
Nov, 2007$1M / Series BPersonal Investment
May, 2005$12.7M / Series A

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