We invest in the world’s potential

500 Global is a venture capital firm with more than $2.3 billion¹ in assets under management that invests early in founders building fast-growing technology companies. We focus on markets where technology, innovation, and capital can unlock long-term value and drive economic growth.

Then we turn potential into performance

We invest far and wide, across sectors and geographies. Our portfolio includes 41 companies valued at $1B+ and 125 companies valued at more than $100 million².

Our founders are global

We have invested in more than 2,500+ startups worldwide. Here are a few who have exceeded all expectations².

Our expertise is local

We have team members on the ground in more than 15 countries³ who bring experience as entrepreneurs, investors, and operators from some of the world’s leading technology companies.


  • Austin
  • Mexico City
  • Miami
  • New York
  • San Francisco
  • São Paulo
  • Silicon Valley

Middle East & Africa

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Baku
  • Cairo
  • Dubai
  • Manama
  • Riyadh


  • Istanbul
  • Lisbon


  • Bangalore
  • Bangkok
  • Hang Zhou
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Hong Kong
  • Jaipur
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Nagoya
  • Phnom Penh
  • Seoul
  • Shanghai
  • Singapore
  • Taipei
  • Tokyo


1. As of 30 September 2021. Assets under management are calculated in accordance with SEC Form ADV Part 1A Instruction 5.b. to include the current market value (or fair value) of all private fund assets and the contractual amount of any uncalled commitments to such private funds, together with the current market value of all other securities portfolios for which 500 Startups Management Company, L.L.C or its affiliates provides ongoing discretionary investment management services, with market value determined using the same method used to report account values to clients or to calculate fees for investment advisory services. Assets under management may increase or decrease significantly after 30 June 2021.

2. As of September 30, 2021. These figures are aggregated across all funds advised by 500 Startups Management Company, L.L.C. and its affiliates, and are based on internal data that has not been externally verified. These valuations relate to selected portfolio companies and are estimated in accordance with 500 Global’s Valuation Policy, and are subject to change. Past performance does not guarantee future returns.

3. Includes location of employees, contractors and consultants.