ABOUT

500 Istanbul aims to help the talented entrepreneurs of the broader region and the diaspora in building explosive businesses.

500 Startups is a venture capital firm on a mission to discover and back the world’s most talented entrepreneurs, help them create successful companies at scale, and build thriving global ecosystems.

Investments
2200
Countries
70
Founders
5000
People
130

PORTFOLIO

500 Istanbul's Fund I, focused on defensible technology companies from the region, backed 40 seed-stage companies targeting sizeable markets.

Total Raised

$300M +

Jobs Created

2,000 +

Female Founders

33 %

Export Revenue

94 %

Team