500 Startups

500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley with ~$200M in assets under management. We have invested in a wide variety of technology startups all over the world, currently over 1,400 companies since our inception in 2010. Our team of 100 people manage seed investments in 18 countries and speak over 20 languages. We run accelerator programs in San Francisco & Silicon Valley 4x per year emphasizing internet marketing and customer acquisition, design and user experience, and lean startup practices and metrics. We also have our global Distro Dojo program which focuses on growth-hacking post-seed companies. Our investment team and mentor network has operational experience at companies such as PayPal, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter and Apple.

Mountain View, US
500 Startups was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People/Management at 500 Startups

Christine Tsai

Christine Tsai

Founding Partner
Bedy Yang

Bedy Yang

Managing Partner
Mojan Movassate

Mojan Movassate

Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung


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500 Startups has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
1200 444 Castro St
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