About

Microsoft Ventures partners with visionary entrepreneurs looking to drive digital transformation.

The future of computing is being forged today. As a startup, you are using your vision to solve problems at the very edge of what is possible with technology. As the venture capital arm of Microsoft, we want to partner with you to make your vision a reality.

We want to help you create the future.

Microsoft Ventures brings you access to unrivaled technology, go-to market resources and relationships around the world.

1.2bn

More than 1.2 billion people use Microsoft Office in 140 countries and 107 languages.

We are building the intelligent cloud.

Our technology ranges from enterprise platforms such as Azure and Office 365 through to cutting-edge innovations in virtual reality and AI.

40%

40% of Azure revenue comes from startups and independent vendors.

>90%

>90% of the Fortune 500 companies are on the Microsoft Cloud.

Investment Focus

Microsoft Ventures is your strategic partner, actively investing in startups from Series A to Series D.

Technology Focus

We focus on technologies enabling a mobile-first, cloud-first future, spanning big data & analytics, business SaaS, cloud infrastructure, machine learning, productivity and security, among others.

Locations served

  • LDN London, England

    2 Kingdom Street Paddington
    London, ENG W2 6BD

  • NY New York, New York

    11 Times Square,
    New York, NY, 10036

  • SF San Francisco, California

    1355 Market St.,
    Suite 300,
    San Francisco, CA, 94103

  • SEA Seattle, Washington

    320 Westlake Avenue North, Suite 400,
    Seattle, WA 98109

  • TLV Tel Aviv, Israel

    13 Shenkar St., Gav-Yam, Building No. 5, Herzliya 4672513, Israel

Other ways Microsoft supports startups

BizSpark

A premier program offered exclusively through select accelerators designed to help startups succeed by giving free access to Microsoft Azure cloud services, software and support. Eligible startups are able to scale their business with up to $120,000 of Azure cloud services per year.

Learn more BizSpark

Accelerator

A global initiative empowering entrepreneurs around the world on their journey to build great companies. We provide later-stage startups with the tools, resources, connections, knowledge and expertise they need to become successful companies.

Learn more about Accelerator