SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pitchbook has released their 2017 Annual Global League Tables, highlighting Keiretsu Forum as most active VC firm 14 times in many categories including: VC deal count, VC deal stage, VC deal location, and VC investors by sector.

Keiretsu Forum was ranked #1 in five unique categories, including most active global investors by VC deal count, most active at early stage, most active in healthcare devices & supplies, most active in commercial services, and most active in other deal sectors. Explore Pitchbook’s data collection methodologies here.

“I am very proud of the success that Keiretsu Forum has had over the past 18 years” says Keiretsu Forum founder and CEO Randy Williams. “We have the privilege of working with a dynamic group of member investors and companies and look forward to another successful year of investing worldwide.”

Keiretsu Forum is a membership community that provides access to high-quality global deal flow. Each company is screened and hand-selected by members before presenting to the larger group. Once companies receive traction, they are invited to syndicate across the globe granting many investment opportunities to our members and allowing Keiretsu to be ranked highest among active investors.

About Keiretsu Forum

Keiretsu Forum was founded in 2000 by Randy Williams in the San Francisco Bay Area. With more than 2,800 investor members in 52 chapters in 24 countries, Keiretsu Forum is the world’s largest invitation only angel investor network. Keiretsu Forum membership is comprised of angel investors, venture capitalists, corporate/institutional investors and serial entrepreneurs who provide early-stage capital in the range of $250,000 – $2 million to high-quality diverse investment opportunities. Keiretsu Forum members collaborate in the due diligence but make individual investment decisions. For more information, visit