Investing Profile

Saar Gur(179)

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General Partner and Venture Capitalist at CRV

crv.com/team/saar-gur/San Francisco, California
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52 Investors

Connected to James Currier (NFX), Gigi Levy-Weiss (NFX), Pete Flint (NFX), and 49 other investors on Signal.

University of Wisconsin-Madison Network
30 CONNECTIONS
Stanford Graduate School of Business Network
25 CONNECTIONS
Stanford Graduate School of Business Network
16 CONNECTIONS
Stanford Graduate School of Business Network
16 CONNECTIONS
Lehman Brothers Network
16 CONNECTIONS
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CRV General Partner
$1M - $15.0M
$7.5M
49
$600M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Jeeves
Series CMar 2022$180M
Series BSep 2021$57M
$270M
Co-investors: Angela Strange (Andreessen Horowitz), Ivan Zolochevskii (Altaclub VC), Arjun Sethi (Tribe Capital), Martin Tobias (Incisive Ventures), Rick Winfield (Independent), Ihar Mahaniok (Geek Ventures), Rex Salisbury (Cambrian Ventures), McLain Southworth (Crosslink Capital), Kevin Durant (Thirty Five Ventures), Andrew Felbinger (Urban Innovation Fund), David Vélez, Ricardo Weder, Gabriel Jarrosson, Odell Beckham Jr., Pierpaolo Barbieri, Valentin Gui
Fractional
Seed RoundNov 2021$5.5M
$5.5M
Co-investors: Kevin Durant (Thirty Five Ventures), Will Smith (Dreamers VC)
Mercury
Series BJul 2021$120M
Series ASep 2019$21M
$150M
Co-investors: Paul Levine (Sapphire Ventures), Jon Soberg (MS&AD Ventures), Tommy Leep (Jetstream), Bill Clerico (Convective Capital), Brad Flora (Y Combinator), Bradley Horowitz (Google), Kevin Durant (Thirty Five Ventures), Kevin Hartz (A* Partners), Justin Kan (Goat Capital), Chris Moreno (Real Estate Tech Rolling Fund), Suhail Doshi, Truth Oladapo, Ryan Petersen, Scott Belsky, Andre Iguodala, Jonathan Swanson, Joshua Webster, Ryan Shea
Office Hours
Seed RoundFeb 2021$5M
$5M
Co-investors: Jack Chou
Kapwing
Series ASep 2019$11M
$13M
Co-investors: Olivia Moore (Andreessen Horowitz), Matthew Caspari (Alumni Ventures Group), Jordan Fudge (Sinai Ventures), Eric Reiner (Vine Ventures LP), Harry Stebbings (20VC), Nikhil Basu Trivedi (Footwork), Bryan Rosenblatt (Craft Ventures)
Patreon
Series DJul 2019$60M
Series CSep 2017$59M
Series BJan 2016$30M
Series AJun 2014$15M
Seed RoundAug 2013$2.1M
$320M
Co-investors: Evan Feinberg (Tiger Global Management), Alexis Ohanian (Seven Seven Six), Garry Tan (Initialized Capital), Danny Rimer (Index Ventures), Barry Schuler (DFJ), Chris Paik (Pace Capital), Jonathan Teo (Binary Capital), Tommy Leep (Jetstream), Linda Guo (Glade Brook Capital Partners), Terrence Rohan (Otherwise Fund), Hannibal Buress (Melvina Ventures), Joshua Schachter, David Marcus, Joshua Reeves, Tyler Willis
Uppercase
Seed RoundSep 2018$3.5M
$3.5M
Co-investors: Shana Fisher (Third Kind Ventures), Ali Saheli (7 Gate Ventures), Ali Saheli (Hex Capital)
Bird
Series CJun 2018$160M
$650M
Co-investors: Andrew Reed (Sequoia Capital), Roelof Botha (Sequoia Capital), Damir Becirovic (Index Ventures), Jordan Nof (Tusk Venture Partners), David Sacks (Craft Ventures), Paige Craig (Outlander Labs), Thomas McInerney (TGM), Jana Messerschmidt (#ANGELS (Hashtag ANGELS)), Dana Settle (Greycroft), Courtney Cooper (Alate Partners), Robin Chan (Goat Capital), Sam Giber (Blisce), Mike Fernandez (B Capital Group), Ning Sung, Steve Salis
Products that solve meaningful problems for consumers. Includes: Marketplaces, communication platforms, productivity tools, financial services, ed
I love authentic founders and products that stand out and uniquely solve a problem. I tend not to be excited by many enterprise problems.
General Partner and Venture Capitalist CRV2007 - Present
Co-Founder Carebadges.com (Acquired - Facebook Causes)2006 - Present
Co-Founder BrightRoll (Formerly Postroller)2006 - Present
Instructor of StartupGarage (356) Stanford Graduate School of Business2013 - 2014
Instructor Stanford Graduate School of Business2011 - 2012
Vice President, Customer Acquisition Adteractive2004 - 2006
Entrepreneur $34 million private equity transaction2003 - 2004
Venture Associate Lehman Venture Capital1999 - 2001
Technology Analyst Lehman Brothers1997 - 1999
Stanford Graduate School of Business MBA
University of Wisconsin-Madison BS Biochemistry and Molecular Biology