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ABOUT CRCM

SETTING THE STAGE FOR EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

CRCM Ventures backs ambitious early-stage companies, setting the stage for emerging technologies. We maintain a global presence by being deeply rooted in Silicon Valley and Greater China. Since 2004, we have invested in over 200+ companies resulting in 5 IPOs and 18 acquisitions – with more on the way. Our 2004 and 2012 vintage funds were ranked 4th and 1st respectively in Preqin Top Performing Early Stage VC Funds.

LAUNCH OF CRCM OPPORTUNITY FUND III

2019

In 2019, CRCM Ventures launched its 5th fund to focus on consumer/media, healthcare/wellness, frontier and blockchain technologies.

LAUNCH OF CRCM OPPORTUNITY FUND I

2004

In 2004, CRCM Ventures launched its first fund investing in the first wave of Chinese Internet companies. CRCM stands for ChinaRock Capital Management. Our firm’s name was inspired by a small Chinese fishing village in the late 1800s in Farallon Island, off the coast of San Francisco, California. Our vintage fund invested in Youku (NYSE: YOKU, Alibaba), Allyes (acquired by Focus Media), Ying Li (NYSE: YGE), etc.

1ST INVESTOR OF YOUKU

2005

In 2005, CRCM invested in Youku which later went public on the NYSE in 2010 and got acquired by Alibaba Group in 2016

1ST INVESTOR OF MUSICAL.LY

2013

In 2013, CRCM Ventures invested in Musical.ly, one of the most downloaded short-form video apps in the US. It got acquired by China media-tech giant Toutiao (Bytedance) in late 2017.

EARLY STAGE INVESTOR OF RIPPLE & XRP

2014

In 2014, CRCM Ventures invested in Ripple, the 1st commercialized blockchain company which focuses on bringing the next generation technology to cross-border payments.

EARLY STAGE INVESTOR OF TPTX

2015

In 2015, CRCM invested in Turning Point Therapeutics, a precision oncology company developing novel drugs that address treatment resistance. The company went public on NASDAQ in 2019.

LAUNCH OF CRCM FRONTIER TECHNOLOGY FUND

2017

In 2017, CRCM Ventures launched its 4th fund to focus on frontier technologies. Portfolio companies include Drone Racing League, Cargo, Deep Motion, Baobab Studio, Vivid Vision, etc.

FEATURED IN BLOOMBERG

2018

CRCM Ventures got featured in Bloomberg as our CRCM Opportunity Fund reaped 27-fold gains

LAUNCH OF CRCM FINTECH FUND

2018

In 2018, CRCM Ventures launched CRCM Fintech Fund, a blockchain/crypto dedicated hedge fund.

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