Simon Venture Group (SVG) is the corporate venture capital arm of Simon, an S&P 100 company and the largest retail real estate company in the world. SVG is ranked by CB Insights as a top 5 corporate venture group in the US and top 10 globally focused on retail.
SVG's mission is to help create the future of retail by investing in retail technology that enhances the shopping experience both online and offline as well as investing in rising new brands. SVG focuses on key ecosystems such as: Data Analytics & Marketing, Localized & Personalized Commerce, Recommerce & Experiential Retail, Ecommerce to Brick (E2B) Brands, and Smart City / Real Estate Tech.
SVG is the leading multi-stage venture group specifically focused on retail. Investments range from early stage to later stage high growth companies (Seed to Series C+, $250K-$5M+) that are directly strategic to Simon, its retailers, and the retail industry. SVG takes a hands on role working with retailers to identify their biggest challenges and uses that insight to help direct the investments.