M12 – Microsoft’s Venture Fund


Founded in 2016, M12 is Microsoft’s venture fund that empowers B2B entrepreneurs through investments, insight, and unparalleled access to Microsoft. We invest in early-stage startups transforming the enterprise with a focus on AI and ML, big data and analytics, business SaaS, cloud infrastructure, productivity and communication, security, and frontier technologies. Our diverse and experienced team—based in San Francisco, Seattle, London, and Tel Aviv—supports startups around the globe with founder-friendly terms, go-to-market expertise, and comprehensive Microsoft resources.


Series B

Focus area



British Columbia


Name: Samir Kumar
Title: GM & Managing Director

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