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ACE & Company

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Adam Said Charles Lorenceau Christopher Kile Sherif El Halwagy


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Total investments 229
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 183
Rounds per year 12.72
Lead investments 7
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 32
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
  • E-Commerce
  • Information Technology

ACE & Company is the famous VC, which was founded in 2005. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Switzerland. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Geneva.

The average startup value when the investment from ACE & Company is more than 1 billion dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2016. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. Comparing to the other companies, this ACE & Company performs on 13 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2016.

This organization was formed by Adam Said, Christopher Kile, Sherif El Halwagy. We also calculated 6 valuable employees in our database.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the ACE & Company, startups are often financed by SV Angel, Kima Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are 500 Startups, Y Combinator, Wei Guo. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by DHVC, Sequoia Capital, Passion Capital.

For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Food and Beverage, Financial Services. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Uber, Didi Chuxing, TransferWise.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Clean Energy
$5M14 Dec 2022 Vaud, Switzerland


$2M25 Oct 2022 Vaud, Switzerland


Financial Services
$4M30 Sep 2022 Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom


Home Improvement
Home Renovation
$12M13 Sep 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

Planted Foods

Food and Beverage
Food Processing
Personal Health
$76M01 Sep 2022 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


3D Technology
Augmented Reality
Music Venues
Video Conferencing
Virtual Reality
$4M10 Jun 2022 Geneva, Switzerland


Health Care
$11M20 May 2022 Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan


$1M03 May 2022 Neuchâtel, Switzerland


Financial Services
$2M28 Apr 2022 Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland


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