Alpha Venture Partners Portfolio and VC Partner News

Getaround Gets $300 Million From SoftBank To Grow Its Airbnb-For-Cars Business

August 21st, 2018

Congratulations to Sam and the Getaround team! Excited to see what’s ahead



The Last Company You Would Expect Is Reinventing Health Benefits

August 31st, 2018

Excited to see our portfolio company, Doctor On Demand, working with Comcast to make healthcare more accessible and affordable



Middle East’s Careem to Test Bus Service in Egypt

August 13th, 2018

Careem Bus — a division aimed at attracting low-income earners — will initially go live in at least four Egyptian cities, and is expected to be rolled out in September. 



Pet-sitting startup Rover snags new HQ with room for 700 people — plus their dogs

August 30th, 2018

Rover is getting a new dog house!



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