7 Percent | help not hinderance with early stage tech investing

EXITS

The 7 Percent partners have been supporting early stage start-ups since 2012 and have seen several successful exits.

 

Oculus is making it possible to experience anything, anywhere, through the power of virtual reality. September 2012 (US), sold 2014 to Facebook

Magic Pony use neural networks to process and improve the visualization of video, applying state of the art machine-learning based approaches for visual processing on web, desktop and mobile. July 2015 (Europe), sold 2016 to Twitter

Birdi is a smart air detector that monitors the air quality of home by tracking dust, soot, and other health dangers. August 2015 (US)

SourceDNA is a code similarity engine enabling companies that make or sell code to track what’s inside apps. August 2015 (US)

 

INVESTMENTS

Below a list of investments made by 7 Percent and its partners, all of which have been early/seed stage investments.

readwrite labs

ReadWrite Labs is the world’s first accelerator/incubator blend solely focused on wearable technologies and the Internet of Things (IOT). October 2014 (US)

BorrowMyDoggy is a trusted community connecting dog owners and local borrowers to leave ‘Pawprints of Happiness’. December 2014 (Europe)

Leif

Leif (Long-term Education Investment Fund) is a social enterprise that uses the power of the capital markets to provide free university to every student in the United States. April 2015 (US)

Encore

Encore is the fastest way to find and book great musicians for gigs. July 2015 (Europe)

Flexport

Flexport is a platform for global trade. The company makes it easy for businesses to move products by air, land, and sea around the world. August 2015 (US)

Bitmovin

Bitmovin is a HTTP video streaming solutions and cloud server encoding systems developer company. August 2015 (US)

Entrepreneur First

Entrepreneur First is where the world’s most ambitious technical founders build their companies from scratch. September 2015 (Europe)

Cofactor Genomics

Cofactor Genomics uses RNA to diagnose disease. Their RNA-based tests are enabling drug companies to develop new drugs and helping physicians make personalized medicine a reality. September 2015 (US)

InsiteVR

InsiteVR brings you inside your design with virtual reality. Upload and you can explore your 3D designs on a GearVR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, or Cardboard viewer. November 2015 (US)

Fringefy is a visual search engine that helps people discover local content and services in the outdoor, urban environment. November 2015 (US)

Uncorporeal develops tools to create realistic next-gen AR/VR human experiences through cutting-edge technology. December 2015 (US)

So-Sure

so-sure is ‘social insurance’, a new insurance concept which can actually provide real peace of mind. iTunes Store Play store. December 2015 (Europe)

Eonite is on a mission to enable machines to understand the real world – to give computers the advanced perception necessary for the future of VR, AR, robots and drones. December 2015 (US)

Showroom is a distributed marketplace, allowing products to be sold wherever there is a relevant audience for them. January 2016 (Europe)

Mux helps video publishers and web developers monitor the performance of their video platforms. March 2016 (US)

Chronos

Chronos transforms any watch into a smartwatch. iTunes Store. May 2016 (US)

The PlotBox mapping module is leading the way, giving you geographical locations of every plot and memorial. May 2016 (Europe)

Visby is developing holographic light field technology codecs and capture solutions for virtual and augmented reality. June 2016 (US)

OptimoRoute is a cloud based solution for multi stop route and schedule planning. July 2016 (Europe)

Blue Vision Labs is making machines understand the world. September 2016 (US)

Drifter helped create some of the most genre defining games of our generation and is now channeling that passion and experience into making some of the best damn VR games in the world. December 2016 (US)

Koru Kids is building better childcare services, starting with nanny sharing in London. December 2016 (Europe)

Luma

Luma is a surround WiFi system that brings home internet into the modern era. December 2016 (US)

Juggle jobs is creating an environment where professionals no longer need to choose between an amazing home life and a fantastic career – they can have both. December 2016 (Europe)