GV provides seed, venture, and growth-stage funding to the companies. It invests across all stages and sectors, with a focus on enterprise, life sciences, consumer, and frontier technology. GV has a team of world-class engineers, designers, physicians, scientists, marketers, and investors who work together to provide these companies with unparalleled support in design, recruiting, marketing, and more.

Parent CompanyAlphabet
HQMountain View, US
GV was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

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Key People/Management at GV

David Krane

David Krane

CEO & Managing Partner
Laura Melahn

Laura Melahn

Terri Burns

Terri Burns

Bethany Tsui

Bethany Tsui

Ken Norton

Ken Norton

Senior Operating Partner
Daphne Chang

Daphne Chang

General Counsel
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GV Office Locations

GV has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
Google Building 1489, 1489 Charleston Rd
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GV News and Updates

GV invests in expense monitoring startup Digits

US fintech Digits is launching its expense monitoring dashboard for small businesses after closing a...

Exclusive: GV buys out WeWork’s stake in The Wing

GV partner Jessica Verrilli replaces a WeWork executive on The Wing's board of directors.

GV spinout Plexo Capital closes $42.5 million fund

Plexo Capital, the fund founded by former GV Partner Lo Toney, has closed its first fund of $42.5 million. The plan is to invest in both startups and emerging VC funds, with 60% to 65% of the capital going toward venture capital funds as a limited partner, and 35% to 40% going directly to startups, …

The Future According To GV, Alphabet’s Most Active Venture Capital Arm

Alphabet’s Most Active Venture Capital Arm Alphabet’s VC arm, GV, has been regarded as one of the most active — and successful — corporate venture capital firms since its inception in 2009. Among Google’s investment arms, including growth equity fund CapitalG and AI-focused

CEO David Krane suggests GV could sell the rest of its Uber stake at the end of its lockup period next month

Today at TC’s Disrupt show in San Francisco, we took the stage with David Krane, a longtime veteran of Google who took the reins as the CEO of its venture arm, GV,  three years ago but hasn’t spoken publicly since. We asked him why he’s been in hiding before diving into some questions about Uber […]

Tom Hulme from GV is joining us at Disrupt Berlin

Based in London, Tom Hulme is a general partner for GV, the VC firm formerly known as Google Ventures. And Hulme isn’t your average VC as he likes to focus on hard problems instead of quick wins. He has become an important figure of the European VC landscape, that’s why I’m excited to announce that …
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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, Laura Melahn and Terri Burns.

  • Where is GV headquarters?

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

  • Where are GV offices?

    GV has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does GV have?

    GV has 1 office.