Launched as Google Ventures in 2009, GV is the venture capital arm of Alphabet, Inc. We’ve invested in more than 300 companies that push the edge of what’s possible. In the fields of life science, healthcare, artificial intelligence, robotics, transportation, cyber security, and agriculture, our companies aim to improve lives and change industries.


We’ve built a team of world-class engineers, designers, physicians, scientists, marketers, and investors who work together to provide these startups exceptional support on the road to success. We help our companies interface with Google, providing unique access to the world’s best technology and talent.

TypeInvestor
Parent CompanyAlphabet
HQMountain View, US
Founded2009
Websitegv.com
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, CEO & Managing Partner
Vineeta Agarwala

Vineeta Agarwala

M.D. and Ph.D. In Genomics. Product Manager at Flatiron, Venture Partner
Brian Bendett

Brian Bendett

Former Project Manager for Google Engineering
Terri Burns

Terri Burns

Former Associate Product Manager at Twitter
Blake Byers

Blake Byers

Ph.D. In Bioengineering. Investor in Pact and Freenome, General Partner
Tyson Clark

Tyson Clark

Served as a US Navy Officer Before a Career in M&A
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GV Office Locations

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

Investors including GV just put another $51 million into a startup that's betting prescriptions shipped to your door is the future of healthcare

The Pill Club, a startup that prescribes birth control online, just raised $51 million.  The funding came from investors including VMG, GV, Base10, Shasta Ventures and Acme Capital.  Investors have bet more than $660 million on startups that are delivering healthcare to consumers online, Business…

Biotech startup Relay Therapeutics raises $400 million from SoftBank, GV, others

Biotech startup Relay Therapeutics has raised $400 million from SoftBank, GV, and others to find new drugs by analyzing protein motion.

GV leads $90 million investment in Bowery to grow its indoor farming business

Vertical farming company Bowery Farming today announced the close of a $90 million funding round led by GV (formerly Google Ventures) with participation from Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

Censys, a search engine for internet-connected devices, raises $2.6 million led by GV and Greylock

Censys, an open source research project born out of the University of Michigan, collects information on alll of the devices connected to the internet.

GV partner Joe Kraus named Lime’s first COO

One week after Lime tapped David Richter as its first chief business officer, it's announced another addition to its c-suite.
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GV Company Life and Culture

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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, Vineeta Agarwala and Brian Bendett.

  • Where is GV headquarters?

    GV headquarters is located at Google Bldg 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.