Spark Capital

Spark Capital is an early and growth-stage venture capital firm. It partners with entrepreneurs who make products and services for consumers as well as business people. The firm is focused on technology startups in the entertainment, media, and mobile markets.

TypeInvestor
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded2005
Websitesparkcapital.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Spark Capital was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

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Key People/Management at Spark Capital

Megan Quinn

Megan Quinn

General Partner
Alex Finkelstein

Alex Finkelstein

General Partner
Bijan Sabet

Bijan Sabet

General Partner
Kevin Thau

Kevin Thau

General Partner
Nabeel Hyatt

Nabeel Hyatt

General Partner
Santo Politi

Santo Politi

Founder and General Partner
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Spark Capital Office Locations

Spark Capital has offices in San Francisco, Boston and New York
San Francisco, US (HQ)
332 Pine St Floor 7, San Francisco
Boston, US
137 Newbury St 8th Floor
New York, US
165 Mercer St
San Francisco, US
368 Clementina St, San Francisco
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Spark Capital News and Updates

Leading Venture Capital Fund, Spark Capital and MUIP Investing $20 Million in Liquidity Capital at a $100 Million Valuation

The investment will be utilized to accelerate Liquidity's unique forecasting and underwriting technology development and to both establish and expand its businesses globally, with particular attention to Asia and the United States. Meitav Dash is expected to book a $20-$25 million profit for its ear…

The big winner of Uber's $2.65 billion Postmates acquisition is Spark Capital, a small VC firm that's enjoying a streak of hits in a gloomy 2020.

Spark Capital was one of the big winners when Uber announced its acquisition of restaurant delivery service Postmates for $2.6 billion on Monday. The venture capital firm has invested in other major hitters in the startup world, including Slack, Plaid, and Mirror, the fitness tech startup that was…

Teooh virtual gathering platform raises more funding from Spark Capital, General Catalyst

Teooh Inc., an avatar-based mobile app virtual gathering platform, today announced that its total funding has reached $4.5 million with further participation from Spark Capital and General Catalyst. The announcement follows the initial beta launch of the platform in April. Teooh’s platform operates…

Spark Capital leads $3.3m round into Boston-based, on-demand life sciences marketplace Clora

 On-demand labor marketplaces have been around for decades on the internet. Paying someone to identify a cat using Amazon Mechanical Turk or hiring someone to program a quick website on Upwork is easy — post a job, select someone, pay a few bucks and you’re done. While hiring individuals is reasonab…

Spark Capital adds new hire for San Francisco team

Venture firm Spark Capital has added Yasmin Razavi to its growth team in San Francisco, according to a blog post. Her work background includes stints at Snap Inc, Index Ventures and McKinsey & Company.
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Spark Capital Online and Social Media Presence

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Spark Capital Blogs

Partnering with MessageBird

We are thrilled to partner with MessageBird on its Series C financing announced this morning.At Spark, we believe that consumer expectations around business communication are shifting rapidly. The next generation of consumers will no longer accept waiting on hold for hours before talking to an agent…

Welcome, Noyo!

Picture yourself a soon-to-be mother expecting your first child. You go to the doctor’s office a week before your due date for a final check-up. You check-in at the front desk and let the receptionist know that you recently switched health insurance plans as your spouse joined a new company. The rec…

A New Look for Spark

Today, we unveiled our new look, one that was influenced by our past and is a nod to the many creators who have inspired us over the years on their journey to make impossible ideas — real.It’s a story that starts back in 2008, when we led Twitter’s Series B and made a very dear friend in the process…

Hallway Chat: Google I/O 2016 & More

Hallway Chat is Spark Capital’s podcast series hosted by Spark partners Bijan Sabet and Nabeel Hyatt, where the duo talk news on everything tech, culture and VC related. This episode was recorded on May 18, 2016.In this episode, Bijan and Nabeel talk about:-Google I/O 2016-Some thoughts about all th…

Hallway Chat: With Special Guest Kevin Thau!

Hallway Chat is Spark Capital’s podcast series hosted by Spark partners Bijan Sabet and Nabeel Hyatt, where the duo talk news on everything tech, culture and VC related. This episode was recorded on January 17, 2017.In this episode, Bijan and Nabeel are joined by special guest and fellow Spark partn…

Hallway Chat: Our Favorite New Apps, SV’s Moral Awakening & More

Hallway Chat is Spark Capital’s podcast series hosted by Spark partners Bijan Sabet and Nabeel Hyatt, where the duo talk news on everything tech, culture and VC related. This episode was recorded on February 10, 2017.In this episode, Bijan and Nabeel talk about:-A few favorite new apps-Some thoughts…
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Spark Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Spark Capital founded?

    Spark Capital was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Spark Capital key executives?

    Spark Capital's key executives are Megan Quinn, Alex Finkelstein and Bijan Sabet.

  • Where is Spark Capital headquarters?

    Spark Capital headquarters is located at 332 Pine St Floor 7, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Spark Capital offices?

    Spark Capital has offices in San Francisco, Boston and New York.

  • How many offices does Spark Capital have?

    Spark Capital has 4 offices.