Social Starts is the first venture capital partnership focused on the emerging science of individual health and, through health, the delivery of happiness. Its family of funds includes Social Starts A (2016), Social Starts 3 (2014), Social Starts 2 (2013), Social Starts 1 (2012), and Joyance Partners US & Europe (2016). Their mission is to findthe best technologists and scientists worldwide in the most powerful markets and support them from the earliest stages of their quest toward making the world a healthier and happier place. With breakthroughs across health, biotech, and therapeutics, powerful new tech pushing medical care toward prevention and personalization, and dramatic leaps in AI to capture and predict what people need, we believe health and happiness science is the most robust early stage investment opportunity in decades.
Firm Location:United States • New York, New York • Austin, Texas • San Francisco, California • Boston, Massachusetts • Reno, Nevada • Palo Alto, California
Investor Firms That Co-Invest with Social Starts
IVPLaunchPadPlug & Play VenturesDigital Currency GroupDeep Fork CapitalTechstarsBroadway AngelsHearst Media fundBoxGroup122 WEST VENTURESFlybridge Capital PartnersExpon CapitalBassin VenturesAsymmetry VenturesRose Tech VenturesTod and Auren Growth Syndicate500 StartupsGreaterGoodSocietyTeamworthy VenturesENIAC VenturesEniac VenturesAtomicoRethink ImpactOperator PartnersLux CapitalOverton Venture CapitalHeadline (formerly e.ventures)Felicis VenturesFJ LabsKleiner PerkinsMenlo VenturesThe FundGaingels
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