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About Gradient Ventures

Gradient Ventures is a venture fund from Google with technical mentorship for early-stage startups focused on artificial intelligence. Through Gradient, Google will provide portfolio companies with capital, resources, and dedicated access to experts and bootcamps in AI. Gradient Ventures will take a minority stake in the startups in which they invest.

Gradient Ventures Headquarter Location

Mountain View, California,

United States

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Latest Gradient Ventures News

Burns & Levinson Represents Syrup Tech in $6.3 Million Seed Funding Round

Aug 1, 2022

Share Burns & Levinson represented Syrup Tech, the AI-powered predictive software platform for inventory excellence in commerce, in its $6.3 million seed funding round led by Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused venture fund. The round also included Flybridge Capital, Firstminute Capital, Rackhouse Ventures, as well as Angel investors including (former) executives at Adidas, Bonobos, Salesforce, ASOS, ThredUp, Casper, Zalando, and Stripe. 1984 Ventures, who led the company’s pre-seed round last year, continued investing in this round. The Burns & Levinson team was led by partner Robert Chow with assistance from associate Michael Andreasen. “We have been working with Syrup Tech since their founding in 2020 and are excited to be part of this next phase in the company’s growth,” said Chow. “Inventory planning is a critical issue for retailers and manufacturers, and this seed funding round will enable Syrup Tech to take its innovative solutions to the next level. We look forward to supporting their ongoing success as they expand their team and service offerings and explore new growth opportunities.” “Robert Chow and his team at Burns & Levinson have provided invaluable wisdom and guidance on every facet of our startup business,” said  James Theuerkauf , CEO and Co-Founder of Syrup Tech. “Their thoughtful advice has helped us accelerate our growth and their support with our pre-seed and seed funding raises were particularly important. We truly appreciate their trusted legal counsel.”

Gradient Ventures Investments

139 Investments

Gradient Ventures has made 139 investments. Their latest investment was in Shypyard as part of their Seed VC on July 7, 2022.

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Gradient Ventures Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

7/27/2022

Seed VC

Shypyard

$3M

Yes

1

7/13/2022

Seed VC

Syrup Tech

$6.3M

Yes

2

7/11/2022

Seed VC

Penny

$4.8M

Yes

3

6/21/2022

Series C

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$99M

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10

6/1/2022

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

7/27/2022

7/13/2022

7/11/2022

6/21/2022

6/1/2022

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC

Seed VC

Series C

Seed VC

Company

Shypyard

Syrup Tech

Penny

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Amount

$3M

$6.3M

$4.8M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

2

3

10

10

Gradient Ventures Team

4 Team Members

Gradient Ventures has 4 team members, including current Founder, Managing Partner, Anna Patterson.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Anna Patterson

Founder, Managing Partner

Current

Kent Pope

Senior Vice President

Current

Ankit Jain

Founding Partner

Current

Darian Shirazi

General Partner

Current

Name

Anna Patterson

Kent Pope

Ankit Jain

Darian Shirazi

Work History

Title

Founder, Managing Partner

Senior Vice President

Founding Partner

General Partner

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

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