State48 Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm located in the Phoenix area with deep investing and operational expertise.
We work with exceptional founders of Arizona-based technology startups and from our own extensive networks.
In our previous 75 combined years of experience as investors and operators, we have worked with 400 venture-backed companies and over $1.5 billion of invested capital through our executive roles at leading tech companies such as Google and Uber.
Why Partner With Us
- Our team has over 40 years of successful venture investing experience and have made 400+ venture investments (over 60 IPOs and 200 M&As) that have returned $2.5 billion to our limited partners.
- One of our partners has more than 25 years of technical leadership building and managing large engineering and product teams at world-class technology companies, such as Google and Uber.
- We have extensive fundraising experience across all stages of startups.
- We possess strong networks and relationships in Silicon Valley and NYC.
- We have deep operations experience as a result of serving on over 40 boards and as a result of our team’s experience as senior technology executives in rapidly growing companies like Google and Uber.