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Investments

41

Portfolio Exits

16

About Eric Ries

Eric Ries was previously an advisor at KPCB, he co-founded and served at CTO of IMVU, and was a senior software engineer at There. Recently, Eric authored 'The Lean Startup.'

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4 Ways to Succeed in a Lean Startup

Dec 26, 2021

Every entrepreneur has at least heard of the Lean Startup. Eric Ries developed and popularized this methodology starting in 2008. Since then, the Lean Startup has assisted countless businesses to get off the ground since it reduces market risk and avoids the need to take out large amounts of money. While initially developed with tech... Read More The post 4 Ways to Succeed in a Lean Startup appeared first on Crazy About Startups.

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Eric Ries Investments

41 Investments

Eric Ries has made 41 investments. Their latest investment was in Kalendar AI as part of their Seed VC on December 12, 2021.

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Eric Ries Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

12/15/2021

Seed VC

Kalendar AI

$3.2M

Yes

500 Global, Metaplanet, Undisclosed Angel Investors, and Village Global

1

9/1/2021

Seed VC - II

Orgnostic

$5.89M

Yes

2

5/20/2021

Seed VC - II

Panther

$2.5M

Yes

6

4/13/2021

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

9/28/2020

Seed - II

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$99M

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10

Date

12/15/2021

9/1/2021

5/20/2021

4/13/2021

9/28/2020

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC - II

Seed VC - II

Seed VC

Seed - II

Company

Kalendar AI

Orgnostic

Panther

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Amount

$3.2M

$5.89M

$2.5M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

500 Global, Metaplanet, Undisclosed Angel Investors, and Village Global

Sources

1

2

6

10

10

Eric Ries Portfolio Exits

16 Portfolio Exits

Eric Ries has 16 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Digit on November 16, 2021.

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Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

11/16/2021

Acquired

$99M

17

9/30/2020

IPO

$99M

2

6/9/2020

Acquired

2

7/22/2019

Acquired

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$99M

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10

2/7/2019

Acquired

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10

Date

11/16/2021

9/30/2020

6/9/2020

7/22/2019

2/7/2019

Exit

Acquired

IPO

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

17

2

2

10

10

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