About Us

Most active early stage investor in the world.

500 Startups is the most active global venture capital firm of 2019 in exits and by VC deal count.* We’re on a mission to uplift people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship.

Source: Pitchbook


500 Startups Global Mission

We uplift people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship.

500 Startups has backed more than 2,500 companies or 5,000+ entrepreneurs in 78+ countries. Most significantly, those companies have helped create thousands of jobs and delighted millions of customers all over the world. Because of our global network and expertise, we are in a unique position to build startups ecosystems worldwide.

500 Startups: Global Across 5 Continents.

500 Startups have backed more than 2,500+ companies or 5,000+ entrepreneurs in 78+ countries, spanning almost every continent.

The 500 Startups team is 100+ staff across 20 different countries. We’re more than half people of color and half women.

About 500 Southeast Asia (500 Durians)

Across Southeast Asia, 500 Durians family of funds have backed over 240 companies across multiple sectors from internet to consumer to deep technology. We look to connect startup founders with capital, expertise and regional and global networks to help them succeed.


500 (500 Durians) Office Locations

Singapore

Singapore

168 Robinson Road,
#20-01 Capital Tower,
Singapore 068912

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

Level 38, Menara Etiqa,
Jalan Bangsar Utama 1,
Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur