Canaan Partners
ADAS Agritech AI Enablers Automotive Autonomous

Business Overview

Canaan is an early stage venture capital firm that invests in entrepreneurs with visionary ideas. With $5B under management, a diversified fund and over 190 exits to date, Canaan has invested in some of the world’s leading technology and healthcare companies over the past 30 years. Canaan’s focus areas include fintech, enterprise/cloud, marketplaces, frontier tech, biopharma, digital health and medtech. To learn more about our people and our portfolio, please visit canaan.com.

Founded
1987
Investor type
Venture Capital
Business model preference
B2B, B2G
Series preference
Series B
Capital raised
$6,000,000,000
Offering preference
Hardware, Software
AI type preference
Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing
Sectors
ADAS Agritech AI Enablers Automotive Autonomous Chatbot Crop Analytics Cyber Security Data Decision Support Detection Drones Enterprise GPS Hardware Healthcare Insights IoT Marketing Mobile Prediction Prevention RADAR Real-Time Bidding Smart City Technologies Traffic Weather

Team

Canaan Partners
Eric Young
Partner
Canaan Partners
Dan Ciporin
Partner

Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Seetree.ai
Active
Software
B2B
$45 M
12
Climacell
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$185 M
7
Snyk
Active
Software
B2B
$752 M
2

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

Funds Raised

Date Announced

Fund Number

Amount Raised

October 2020
XII
$800M
April 2020
12
July 2017
11
$800M

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