When you’re looking for your “Series Seed,” this is where you go. With its roots in angel and seed investing, Scout Ventures acts a bridge between entrepreneurs and Series A by offering leadership, access, and a proven track record of corporate success. Or, as Managing Partner Brad Harrison puts it: “Know-how simply isn’t enough. You’ve got to have the know-who.” Scout works closely with the startups in order to provide them with strategic support.
Date founded: 2008
Bradley C. Harrison, Founder and Managing Partner
Current Investment Team Size: 4
Sector focus: Mobile & Digital Payments, Big Data Analytics, Commerce & Services, Cloud Infrastructure, Social Content, Advertising & Monetization
Portfolio/Investments: 40+ (Sverve, Kanvas, Flow, Scoot, HealthyOut, Vengo)
Keep up with Scout: