GV Management (GV, also known as Google Ventures) is a venture capital firm that provides seed, venture, and growth-stage funding. It focuses on life science, enterprise technology, consumer products and services, and frontier technology sectors.
Parent CompanyAlphabet
HQMountain View, CA, US
Size (employees)230 (est)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore
GV was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA, US
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Key People/Management at GV

David Krane

David Krane

CEO & Managing Partner
Daphne Chang

Daphne Chang

Chief Operating Officer
Kim Burr

Kim Burr

Chief Financial Officer
Inga Goldbard

Inga Goldbard

General Counsel
Jessica Ashford

Jessica Ashford

Tom Hulme

Tom Hulme

General Partner
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GV Office Locations

GV has offices in Mountain View, San Francisco, Boston, New York and in 1 other location
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
Google Building 1489, 1489 Charleston Rd
San Francisco, CA, US
San Francisco
London, GB
Jameson House, 146-148 Clerkenwell Rd, Holborn
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GV News and Updates

Redpanda Announces $50M Series B Funding from GV, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Haystack VC

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Redpanda Data (formerly Vectorized) today announced it has raised $50M in Series B funding, led by GV with participation from Lightspeed Venture Partners (LSVP) and Haystack VC. Released in early 2021, Redpanda is a modern streaming platform...

Lapse, an app that lets you snap and ‘develop’ rolls of film with groups of friends, raises $11M from GV and others

The relentless march of social media apps’ algorithmic advertising hooks, influencer-leveraged social graphs and UX that begs for endless scrolling have led to viral success and mass-market engagement for the biggest players. But there remains a continuing gap in the market for products that let us …

Tyson Clark, a general partner with GV, has passed away

Tyson Clark, a general partner with Alphabet’s venture arm, GV, has passed away unexpectedly. GV CEO David Krane just issued a statement about the team’s loss, writing, “With great sadness, we share the news that Tyson Clark, our friend and GV general partner, passed away yesterday due to sudden com…

Must-know promotions, hires, and openings at VC firms like Andreessen Horowitz, GV, and Bessemer

Summary List Placement Katie Jacobs Stanton spun up her debut fund as a solo capitalist, but she's no longer going it alone. Her firm Moxxie Ventures has hired Alex Roetter as an equal general partner. They've known each other for 18 years, overlapping at both Google and Twitter. Most recently, R…

OneNav locates $21M from GV to map our transition to the next generation of GPS

GPS is one of those science fiction technologies whose use is effortless for the end user and endlessly challenging for the engineers who design it. It’s now at the heart of modern life: everything from Amazon package deliveries to our cars and trucks to our walks through national parks are centered…

Light-based AI chip startup Lightmatter raises $80M round backed by GV

MIT spinout Lightmatter Inc. today announced that it has raised another $80 million in funding to finance the development and commercialization of its optical artificial intelligence chips, which use photons to perform calculations. Viking Global Investors led the round. The firm was joined by Alph…
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GV Blogs

Deepset: Moving Open Source NLP Forward

By: Vidu ShanmugarajahAt GV, we believe that open source platforms will unlock enterprise value in the most collaborative and transparent way. This is why we invested in open source leaders like Cockroach Labs, GitLab, Redpanda, Snorkel AI, Synk, and Upbound. Today I'm delighted to announce our lat…

Our Investment in Veza and Authorization in Data Security

By: Karim FarisDoing business today requires trusting customers to use and share company data in the cloud, but that has become riskier than ever. The simple reason is that many businesses are missing a critical layer of data security: authorization. That is the ability to see and control who can an…

Calico’s Cynthia Kenyon on The Science of Aging

By: Anthony PhilippakisThirty years ago, cutting-edge research showed that a single gene mutation in the worm C. elegans doubled its lifespan. Inspired by this research, the Theory and Practice team asked: as humans, how long will we live, and how long can we live? To get answers to these enormous q…

Theory and Practice Podcast: Geoffrey Hinton on the Exploration of Thought

By: Anthony PhilippakisThis season on the Theory and Practice podcast, we've explored what lies ahead for the future of life sciences and data sciences. We've gone deep into discussions about the cutting edge of genomics, investigated the building blocks of life, and looked into how the human mind w…

Warp’s Reinvention of the Command Line Terminal for Modern Developers

By: Erik NordlanderLike most people who first experienced computing in the 1980s, I had to be a terminal user, even if I just wanted to play a game or send an email. Since those early days, modern UX techniques have made computing far more accessible for every type of user, except programmers who st…

Searching for Psychiatry’s Future with Stanford Professor Karl Deisseroth

By: Anthony PhilippakisPsychiatry as a field will be unrecognizable in the next 10 to 20 years, given our new understanding of the role of brain circuits in the generation of emotions and behavior. This week on Theory and Practice, we talked with Professor Karl Deisseroth, D.H. Chen Professor of Bio…
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GV Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GV founded?

    GV was founded in 2009.

  • Who are GV key executives?

    GV's key executives are David Krane, Daphne Chang and Kim Burr.

  • How many employees does GV have?

    GV has 230 employees.

  • Where is GV headquarters?

    GV headquarters is located at Google Building 1489, 1489 Charleston Rd, Mountain View.

  • Where are GV offices?

    GV has offices in Mountain View, San Francisco, Boston, New York and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does GV have?

    GV has 5 offices.