ACE Startups

Investor type Accelerator
Founders Mike Ajnsztajn Pedro Waengertner


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Total investments 123
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 110
Rounds per year 12.30
Lead investments 93
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 15
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Internet
  • Information Technology
  • E-Commerce
  • SaaS

ACE Startups appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2012. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Su00e3o Paulo. The venture was found in South America in Brazil.

The fund is constantly included in 13-24 investment rounds annually. The important activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this ACE Startups works on 19 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The average startup value when the investment from ACE Startups is 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2015. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 76 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the ACE Startups, startups are often financed by Start-Up Chile, Romero Rodrigues, Plataforma Capital Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are BASF, SP Ventures, Radicle Growth. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Start-Up Chile, Criatec 2, Crescera Investimentos (f/k/a Bozano Investimentos).

This organization was formed by Mike Ajnsztajn, Pedro Waengertner.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight InfoPrice. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Internet, Financial Services. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Brazil.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Supply Chain Management
$380K17 Sep 2021 Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil


Cloud Computing
Marketing Automation
$247K01 Jul 2020 Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Acordo Online

30 Jan 2020 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


Software Engineering
01 Jan 2020 -


Contact Management
06 Nov 2019 Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil


Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
30 Oct 2019 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


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Personal Health
$228K01 May 2019 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


Health Care
Life Science
Personal Health
$28K22 Apr 2019 Brazil, São Paulo, Brazil


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