SparkLabs Group is a network of startup accelerators and venture capital funds that has invested in over 300 startups across 6 continents since 2013.
SparkLabs Korea is the leading accelerator in South Korea along with SparkLabs Taipei in Taiwan and SparkLabs Cultiv8 in Australia respectively. SparkLabs Global Ventures is an early-stage fund that primarily invests in the U.S., SparkLabs Ventures is an early-stage for South Korea and SE Asia, and SparkLabs Global Capital is a late-stage vehicle.
Our goal is to build each startup investment vehicle to be independently successful while still leveraging the synergies across each team, network and portfolio of companies.
Opportunity Fund 1
Opportunity Fund 1, created by SparkLabs and Shinhan Capital through Co-GP, is the leading Series A stage venture capital fund in South Korea, inspired by the best entrepreneurs, investors and practices from around the world.
The Fund benefits from the partners’ experience, expertise, and resources, investing in seed-stage, technology-based startups mostly across the Asia region. Fund size is KRW 10.1Million
Invested in 13 Startups, 7.3million KRW (as of Feb 2021)
Cloud Fund I
Cloud Fund I mainly invests in seed-stage startups in the B2B SaaS field with technologies such as CLOUD, AI, 5G, and Fintech. The Korea Fund of Funds and successful companies in the IT sector participated as Limited Partners(LP).
Among the invested, 60% of the companies are SaaS and AI companies with abundant accelerating experience. SparkLabs collaborates with the LP-participating major IT companies to help investment companies grow quickly.
Cosmetic Fund I
Cosmetic Fund I mainly invests in non-face-to-face online promotion/sales platforms, cosmetics-specialized global distribution services, cosmetics, and cosmeceutical brands.
The Korea Fund of Funds and L&P Cosmetics(known for its Mediheal Mask brand) participated as Limited Partners(LP). SparkLabs aims to create a success of startups through the experience of discovering and accelerating cosmetics and beauty companies such as MemeBox(MBX) and the technology and network of L&P Cosmetics.
SPARKLABS GLOBAL CAPITAL
SparkLabs Global Capital invests in later stage startups across the globe. Our presence spans across the U.S., Europe and Asia with partners based in Silicon Valley, London, Los Angeles, Singapore and Seoul.
We are part of SparkLabs Group, which is a network of startup accelerators and venture capital funds.
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