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Activate Capital Partners

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Anup Jacob David F. Lincoln Raj Atluru


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Total investments 20
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 15
Rounds per year 4.00
Lead investments 6
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Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Logistics
  • Information Services
  • Enterprise Software
  • Software
  • SaaS

Activate Capital Partners is the famous VC, which was founded in 2017. The main office of represented VC is situated in the San Francisco. The company was established in North America in United States.

The current fund was established by Anup Jacob, David F. Lincoln, Raj Atluru.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the Activate Capital Partners, startups are often financed by Index Ventures, Signia Venture Partners, BMW i Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Total Ventures, u00d8rsted, Workday Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by State Farm Ventures, Schneider Electric Ventures, SK Innovation.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Stem, FLEXE, Ridecell. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are E-Commerce, SaaS. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The high activity for fund was in 2018. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 66 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. Deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Electrical Distribution
Energy Management
Renewable Energy
Smart Cities
$25M19 Jul 2022 Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands


Cloud Computing
Supply Chain Management
$119M06 Jul 2022 Seattle, Washington, United States


3D Printing
Mechanical Engineering
$100M05 May 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

Optimal Dynamics

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$33M14 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


$50M13 Dec 2021 San Jose, California, United States


Home Improvement
Home Renovation
Home Services
Information Services
Mobile Apps
Property Management
$17M30 Sep 2021 Tampa, Florida, United States


Energy Efficiency
Energy Management
Oil and Gas
Power Grid
Smart Building
$31M13 May 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


Autonomous Vehicles
Car Sharing
Enterprise Software
Fleet Management
Internet of Things
Ride Sharing
$45M02 Dec 2020 San Francisco, California, United States


Cloud Computing
Supply Chain Management
$70M01 Dec 2020 Seattle, Washington, United States


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