Maven Ventures is the leading Seed venture fund for emerging consumer software startups propelled by network effects and hypergrowth. The Maven team identifies future consumer trends that will change the way we live and communicate, then invests in great founders with a vision worth fighting for. They've already invested in what they foresee as some of the game-changing trends of the future… · More like self-driving cars, novel marketplaces, and consumer digital health.
Jim Scheinman, Maven's Founding Managing Partner, has achieved 5 ‘unicorn’-level successes over the past 20 years as a founder, executive, and investor. His top performers include Zoom ($1B valuation), Cruise ($1B sale to GM), Bebo ($850M sale to AOL), Tango ($1B+ valuation), and NBCi ($6B IPO). Sara Deshpande, Maven Partner, has been working with startup founders around the globe for nearly a decade to help launch and scale their businesses. Jim and Sara serve as active advisors across the Maven portfolio.