VC  Maven Ventures

     Office Locations:

3340 Hillview Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Phone: 650-218-2244



  • Seed



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Software & Internet



    Maven Ventures is a seed venture fund for emerging consumer software start-ups propelled by network effects and hypergrowth. The firm will also fund startups which have already raised a small Seed round and are experiencing initial traction, and need our help to scale the business. Maven invests up to $500,000 in seed funding and considers follow-on investing. Maven founded and hosts the Hypergrowth Retreat, bringing together portfolio companies, promising consumer startups, and the top minds in consumer growth for an immersive day of learning and networking.



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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Jim Scheinman Founding Managing Partner
    Robert Ravanshenas Associate
    Sara Deshpande Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







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    Portfolio companies include:

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      Hello Heart
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      May Mobility
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      Wonder Workshop
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