I/VC  Sweat Equity Ventures


     Office Locations:

San Francisco, CA 94107



  • Early
  • Growth
  • Seed



  • Business Services
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Sweat Equity Ventures (SEV) is a Value Accelerator, a new kind of investor that invests expertise and time in exchange for equity. SEV works with founders to create value and rapidly achieve their company's mission and key milestones. Sweat Equity builds out marketing and demand while helping founders establish a scalable process to generate the first $1 million or to scale revenue from $1 million to $10 million. SEV invests in B2B and enterprise companies between Seed and Series B rounds.

    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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    Alexis Rask Partner
    Andreas Wiese Partner
    Anthony Kline Partner
    Dan Portillo Partner
    George Babu Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Spruce Housekeeping



      Series B


    Portfolio companies include:


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