We help entrepreneurs change the world.
GV provides venture capital funding to bold new companies. We invest independently of Google, and we’ve backed more than 300 companies, including Uber, Nest, Slack, Foundation Medicine, Flatiron Health, and One Medical Group. We provide these companies unparalleled support in design, engineering, recruiting, marketing, and more.
Our investing strategy
We‘re looking for ambitious companies in every field, but we have a unique focus on machine learning and life science investing. Our team includes MDs, PhDs, and the world’s top computer scientists.
We’re backed by Google, who’s dedicated to funding big projects that make the world better. That means unique scope, scale, and long-term thinking for our investment strategy.
Access to Google, when you need it
Our relationship with Google means unique access for our portfolio companies — to some of the world’s best engineers, scientists, and technology.
Our team works directly with our portfolio on everything from product design to copywriting to system architecture.
U.S. and Europe
We invest in the U.S. and Europe. Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., we have offices in San Francisco, Boston, New York, and London.
Just the beginning
We started Google Ventures in 2009 with a mission to help entrepreneurs make the world better.
We have already invested in more than 300 companies — working on problems like cancer treatment, urban transportation, and energy use.