492 Investments in 273 Companies
10 IPOs & 79 Acquisitions
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Menlo Park, CA
Funds Raised:
Cloud Computing, Finance, Venture Capital
Lightspeed Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that is engaged in the consumer, enterprise, technology, and cleantech markets.

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Lightspeed Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that is engaged in the consumer, enterprise, technology, and cleantech markets. It is focused in seed, early stage, later stage, expansion stage, start-up, growth companies, and incubation and has specialized in debt financing for start-up and growth companies.

Lightspeed Venture Partners invests in various sectors: enterprise, consumer, big data, bitcoin, enterprise technology, cleantech, mobile, internet, financial technology, cloud solutions, e-commerce, storage, media, networking, energy, and software, software-as-a-service, information technology, biotechnology, and social. It mainly invests in countries such as the United States, Europe, Israel, China, and India.

Lightspeed Venture Partners was founded in 2000 and is based in Menlo Park, California with additional offices in Beijing, China; Shanghai, China; New Delhi, India; and Herzelia Pituach, Israel.

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Sep, 2016$32M / Series C (Lead)
Sep, 2016$50M / Series D
Sep, 2016$10M / Series B (Lead)
Aug, 2016$61M / Series C
Aug, 2016$50M / Venture
Jul, 2016$15.6M / Series A
Jun, 2016undisclosed amount / Series A
Jun, 2016$16M / Series B
Jun, 2016$21.5M / Series D
Jun, 2016$57M / Series C
May, 2016$50M / Series C and
May, 2016$10.6M / Series A
May, 2016undisclosed amount / Series C and
May, 2016$5.25M / Seed
May, 2016$13M / Series A
Apr, 2016$100M / Series D
Mar, 2016$40M / Series D
Mar, 2016$11.5M / Series B
Mar, 2016$11.2M / Series A (Lead)
Mar, 2016$3.7M / Series A (Lead)
Feb, 2016$75M / Series A (Lead)
Feb, 2016$9M / Series A
Feb, 2016$3M / Series A (Lead)
Feb, 2016$55M / Series C (Lead)
Feb, 2016$10.5M / Series A
Feb, 2016$20M / Series A (Lead)
Jan, 2016$56M / Series D
Jan, 2016$50M / Series C
Jan, 2016$30M / Series C
Jan, 2016$35M / Series B
Jan, 2016$16.5M / Venture
Jan, 2016$100M / Series D and
Dec, 2015$20M / Series A
Dec, 2015$4M / Seed
Nov, 2015$42.34M / Series C and
Nov, 2015$35M / Series C
Nov, 2015$34M / Series C (Lead)
Nov, 2015$5M / Venture
Oct, 2015$3.25M / Seed
Oct, 2015$13M / Series A (Lead)

Current Team (35)


Funds (10)

Aug 13, 2015Maiden India fund$135M
Mar 9, 2016Lightspeed Venture Partners Fund XI$715M
Feb 27, 2006Lightspeed Venture Partners VII LPUnknown Amount
Jun 14, 2016Lightspeed China Partners IIIUnknown Amount
Mar 24, 2014Lightspeed Venture Partners Select, LPUnknown Amount
Mar 1, 2014Lightspeed Venture Partners X, L.P.$650M
Mar 9, 2016Lightspeed Venture Partners Select II$500M
Jun 15, 2016Fund III$240M
May 12, 2008Lightspeed Venture Partners VIII, LP$800M
Dec 29, 2015Lightspeed Venture Partners IX, L.P.$675M

Offices/Locations (3)

  • Office

    Okeanus Building

    50 Ramat Yam Street

    Herzliya, 46851


  • Headquarter

    2200 Sand Hill Road

    Menlo Park, CA 94025


  • Office

    1st Floor, Commercial Annex Hotel Grand, Nelson Mandela Road

    Vasant Kunj II

    New Delhi, 110 070


Past Team (29)


Images (3)


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