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333 Bush Street, Floor 23, Suite 2300
San Francisco, CA 94104
(650) 669-8381
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Manu Kumar (K9 Ventures Chairman)
Advisory board: Braughm Ricke (True Ventures General Partner) Mate I Zgombic (Silicon Legal Strategy Managing ParaLegal) Rick Kline (Goodwin Procter Partner)

Business description: Carta helps companies and investors manage their cap tables, valuations, investments, and equity plans. Carta is an SEC-registered transfer agent for private companies that enables seed-stage to pre-IPO companies to manage equity electronically with the participation of their shareholders, employees, auditors, and legal counsel. It digitizes paper stock certificates along with stock options, warrants, and derivatives to create a real-time image of who owns what at a startup. eShares receives funding from a group of investors, including Draper VC, Expansion VC, k9 Ventures, Elefund, Subtraction Capital, Scott Banister, XG Ventures, Kima Ventures, Andy Palmer, and Structure Capital. Founded by Manu Kumar and Henry Ward in 2012, eShares is based in Mountain View, California.

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Aug 2021   May 2020
Capital raised: 1127.8M
Last Round: 500.0M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Threshold VenturesLightspeed Venture Partners Menlo Ventures Silver Lake Partners Industry Ventures Union Square VenturesXG Venturesa16z Kima VenturesK9 Ventures;  Expansion Venture Capital;  Meritech Capital Structure CapitalSubtraction Capital Spark Capital Haystack Ventures;  Service Provider Capital Flight Ventures;  Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments Tribe Capital Brighton Angel PartnersOakhouse Partners

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Record updated: Aug 2021
Sector: FinTech
Year Founded: 2012
Headcount: 801-1000 as of Feb 2021
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Aug 2021   May 2020
Capital Raised: 1127.8M
Last Round: 500.0M
Ownership: Private