Founded in 2008, BootstrapLabs is a leading Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley and focused on Applied Artificial Intelligence. As entrepreneurs ourselves we understand firsthand the needs and challenges of building a startup, and we invest early in potentially disruptive technology startups with global potential.

We believe “AI is eating software”, and invest in innovative and smart software platforms that create significant value for their users in large, global markets. Key sectors of interest include Transportation, Logistic, FinTech, Future of Work (FoW), Security, Internet of Things (IoT), HealthTech and others.

BootstrapLabs tracks innovation around the globe and each year connects with over 1,000 founders from 60 countries. Portfolio companies include Prezi, AngelList, Zerply, Trusted Insight, AEye,,, Vidora, Sibly and others.

Additionally, BootstrapLabs has curated, and continuously engages, an incredible network of experts across industries and skills, including AI, Big Data, IP, UX/UI, Lean Methodologies, Growth Hacking, etc. via conferences, events, workshops, office hours, and its proprietary advisory platform, BootstrapWorks.

  • Venture Capital

    Seed and Early Series A

  • Experience and Skills

    From problem solution fit to scalable product market fit

  • Traction and Growth

    Growth Hacking, Corporate Development and Follow-On Funding

Data Driven

$ 1 Billion

Equity Value Creation

$ 100 Million

Follow-On Funding

250 Million

Portfolio Product Users


Jobs Created

38 Thousand

Community Members

60 Countries

Referral Network