FI  Serena Ventures

     Office Locations:

San Francisco, CA



  • Early



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Software & Internet



    Serena Ventures invests in founders who are changing the world with their ideas and products. In 2014, tennis star Serena Williams launched Serena Ventures with the mission of giving opportunities to founders across an array of industries. Serena Ventures invests in companies that embrace diverse leadership, individual empowerment, creativity and opportunity. Serena Ventures focuses on early stage companies, giving them the opportunity to be heard. Serena Ventures extends relationships, encourages collaboration among portfolio companies, and expands partnership opportunities across her network. The firm holds a portfolio of 50+ companies, 60% of which have a Diverse Founder, and collectively possess a $14B Market Cap.

    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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    Abir Liben Associate
    Alison Rapaport Stillman CFA Partner
    Serena Williams Founder


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Juno Medical



      Series A


      Lillii RNB





    Portfolio companies include:

      Every Mother
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      Juno Medical
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      Kiira Health
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      Lillii RNB
        web link

      Quit Genius
        web link

      Retail Zipline
        web link


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