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Investments

207

Portfolio Exits

22

Funds

8

Service Providers

1

About Mercury Fund

Mercury Fund is a seed-stage venture capital firm that makes equity investments in compelling and novel software and science-based startup opportunities. Mercury partners with extraordinary entrepreneurs to build globally competitive businesses, focusing on technology innovation originating in the U.S. Midcontinent. The firm has a particular interest in startups associated with seed accelerators, incubators and universities. Mercury frequently invests prior to the formation of a business plan or complete management team.

Mercury Fund Headquarter Location

3737 Buffalo Speedway Suite 1750

Houston, Texas, 77098,

United States

713-715-6820

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Latest Mercury Fund News

Mercury Fund VC named to Commerce Department advisory committee on startup innovation - The Business Journals

Jun 10, 2022

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Mercury Fund Investments

207 Investments

Mercury Fund has made 207 investments. Their latest investment was in Return Logic as part of their Series A on June 6, 2022.

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Mercury Fund Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

6/28/2022

Series A

Return Logic

$10.1M

Yes

1

5/27/2022

Series A

Chain.io

$11.15M

No

2

5/10/2022

Series B

WizeHire

$30M

No

4

5/3/2022

Seed VC - II

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$99M

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10

3/3/2022

Series C

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$99M

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10

Date

6/28/2022

5/27/2022

5/10/2022

5/3/2022

3/3/2022

Round

Series A

Series A

Series B

Seed VC - II

Series C

Company

Return Logic

Chain.io

WizeHire

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Amount

$10.1M

$11.15M

$30M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

No

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

2

4

10

10

Mercury Fund Portfolio Exits

22 Portfolio Exits

Mercury Fund has 22 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Cloudsnap on January 19, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

1/19/2022

Acquired

$99M

3

1/19/2022

Acquired

$99M

2

12/7/2021

Acquired

$99M

1

5/17/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

5/10/2021

Acq - Pending

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$99M

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10

Date

1/19/2022

1/19/2022

12/7/2021

5/17/2021

5/10/2021

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acq - Pending

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

3

2

1

10

10

Mercury Fund Fund History

8 Fund Histories

Mercury Fund has 8 funds, including Mercury Fund Ventures IV.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

6/19/2019

Mercury Fund Ventures IV

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Open

$82.25M

2

10/10/2018

HX Venture Fund

$99M

10

12/4/2014

Mercury Fund Ventures III

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$99M

10

6/25/2010

DFJ Mercury II LP

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$99M

10

11/1/2009

DFJ Mercury I Annex Fund

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$99M

10

Closing Date

6/19/2019

10/10/2018

12/4/2014

6/25/2010

11/1/2009

Fund

Mercury Fund Ventures IV

HX Venture Fund

Mercury Fund Ventures III

DFJ Mercury II LP

DFJ Mercury I Annex Fund

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Open

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Amount

$82.25M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

2

10

10

10

10

Mercury Fund Service Providers

1 Service Provider

Mercury Fund has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

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Mercury Fund Team

7 Team Members

Mercury Fund has 7 team members, including current Founder, Managing Director, Blair Garrou.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Blair Garrou

Founder, Managing Director

Current

Winston Gilpin

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Winston Gilpin

Chief Operating Officer

Current

Heath Butler

Managing Director

Current

Adrian Fortino

University of Michigan, Detroit Innovate, First Step Fund, Ann Arbor SPARK, and Ricardo

Managing Director

Current

Name

Blair Garrou

Winston Gilpin

Winston Gilpin

Heath Butler

Adrian Fortino

Work History

University of Michigan, Detroit Innovate, First Step Fund, Ann Arbor SPARK, and Ricardo

Title

Founder, Managing Director

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Managing Director

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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