High Hit Rate — Seeded 11 Unicorns

CapitalX has raised about $10M since August 2020. The fund is open to new LPs and you may learn more here . You may also directly apply on my website or AngelList as well.

Below is a summary of my previous portfolio breakout winners by valuations (estimated range), including the top 17 YC startups since my direct seed investments.


1. Cruise — self driving cars, Unicorn exit in 2016. Valued $30B in 2021.

2. Zapier — API integration and automation. Profitable. Remote only.

3. Rippling — Payroll and employee management platform, valued $1.35B.

4. Boom Supersonic — 2016 Seed. Unicorn with Series C.

5. FlutterWave — 2016 Seed. Unicorn with Series C.

6. SendBird — 2016 Seed. Unicorn with Series C.

7. Go1 — Enterprise on-line learning platform. $100M+ raised.

8. ShipBob — tech-enabled 3PL that fulfills ecommerce orders for DTC brands. $331M raised.

9. Retool — Build internal tools remarkably fast. $75M raised, nearly a unicorn.

10. Algolia — Flexible search and discovery hosted API, valued at $2.25B.

11. People.ai — Revenue Intelligence: AI for Sales and Marketing. $100M Series D.

GP at CapitalX.vc: an enterprise focused generalist investing in 20 startups a year with $100k — $500k checks.