Grishin Robotics is an early stage venture capital firm specializing in consumer hardware.
Grishin Robotics is one of the leading venture firms to focus exclusively on hardware and robotics companies.
Grishin Robotics was founded in 2012 by Dmitry Grishin. The company is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
Grishin Robotics provides capital, mentorship and connections to help entrepreneurs in this space get off the ground, scale their businesses globally and become a part of growing network of fellow hardware founders.
Grishin has a knack for identifying interesting trends, with exits that include the smart-doorbell startup Ring, sold to Amazon in 2018 for $1 billion; the mesh Wi-Fi router company eero, sold to Amazon for $97 million in 2019; and scooter-sharing firm Spin, acquired by Ford Motor Co. for $100 million, also in 2018. The company's other portfolio includes Ziva Dynamics, littleBits, Petnet, Swivl etc.