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Investments

64

Portfolio Exits

18

About Cyan Banister

Cyan Banister is the founder and editor-in-chief of startup, Zivity. <br /><br />Banister is also an angel investor who generally invests $25-50k in young, emerging companies with a focus on companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Cyan prefers consumer internet companies and looks for companies with a working prototype and some traction. Revenue or a monetization plan are also sought. Cyan invests with her husband Scott Banister.

Cyan Banister Headquarter Location

San Francisco, California,

United States

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A peek inside Founders Fund, as it closes on $5 billion across two new funds – TechCrunch

Mar 5, 2022

A peek inside Founders Fund, as it closes on $5 billion across two new fundsFounders Fund has garnered a lot of money from investors; it has also returned quite a bit of capital.I interviewed [former Founders Fund partner] Cyan Banister a few years ago and she mentioned that there’s a certain threshold above which Peter Thiel is always involved.Founders Fund is the largest investor in both [new funds], the general partner is.Like all things Founders Fund, whenever we’re [deciding on] a core position for the fund, the full partnership is involved, especially in conversations that involve Brian, or that involve Peter. [Founders Fund partner] Trae [Stephens] had a huge thesis on defense and government and how broken it was and Anduril came out of that. Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated & summarized by a computer program and has not been created by StartupAround.

Cyan Banister Investments

64 Investments

Cyan Banister has made 64 investments. Their latest investment was in TipTop as part of their Series A on May 5, 2022.

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Cyan Banister Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

5/12/2022

Series A

TipTop

$23M

Yes

5

12/21/2021

Seed VC - II

Sequel

$4M

Yes

2

9/7/2021

Seed VC

Mayk

$4M

Yes

4

8/3/2021

Series A - III

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$99M

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10

7/9/2021

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

5/12/2022

12/21/2021

9/7/2021

8/3/2021

7/9/2021

Round

Series A

Seed VC - II

Seed VC

Series A - III

Seed VC

Company

TipTop

Sequel

Mayk

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Amount

$23M

$4M

$4M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

5

2

4

10

10

Cyan Banister Portfolio Exits

18 Portfolio Exits

Cyan Banister has 18 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Vidado on March 24, 2020.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

3/24/2020

Acquired

$99M

1

9/10/2019

Acquired

$99M

3

6/24/2019

Acquired

$99M

3

5/10/2019

IPO

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$99M

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10

4/17/2019

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

3/24/2020

9/10/2019

6/24/2019

5/10/2019

4/17/2019

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

3

3

10

10

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