Venrock

Venrock's US$15 million Series B investment in Dapper Labs

Client

Venrock

Value

US$15 million

Service

Emerging and High Growth Companies

Date Closed

November 2018

Industry

Venture Capital

Lead Office

Toronto


 

On November 1, 2018, Dapper Labs, the company behind the world's first and most successful consumer blockchain product, CryptoKitties, raised US$15 million in financing led by Venrock, with participation from GV (formerly Google Ventures) and Samsung NEXT.

These funds will be used to help Dapper Labs, a Canadian-founded company, expand locally and globally. 

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented Venrock with a team consisting of Chad Bayne, Blair Wiley, Laura Webb (Corporate), Matias Milet and Roger Smith (Tax).


Team
Chad Bayne

Chad Bayne

Partner, Emerging and High Growth Companies

Laura Webb

Laura Webb

Associate, Emerging and High Growth Companies

Matias  Milet

Matias Milet

Partner, Taxation

Roger Smith

Roger Smith

Associate, Tax