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Afore Capital

Founders Anamitra Banerji Gaurav Jain

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Total investments 122
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$7M
Portfolio companies 71
Rounds per year 17.43
Lead investments 7
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.39
Exits 3
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • FinTech
Summary

Afore Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2016. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the San Francisco. The venture was found in North America in United States.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Swept, Honeycomb, Visor. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 1 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Internet, Developer Tools. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top activity for fund was in 2017. The real fund results show that this VC is 2 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The typical startup value when the investment from Afore Capital is 5-10 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 investment rounds annually.

The fund was created by Anamitra Banerji, Gaurav Jain. The overall number of key employees were 2.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 6 partakers. Despite the Afore Capital, startups are often financed by Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania, Y Combinator, The Gramercy Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Y Combinator, Story Ventures, Sam Hodges. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Threshold, Ludlow Ventures, Freestyle Capital.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Keychain

Industrial Automation
$18M14 Nov 2023 New York, New York, United States

Yaysay

Apps
Fashion
Retail
Shopping
$2M27 Sep 2023 New York, New York, United States

UserEvidence

Information Technology
SaaS
Service Industry
$9M26 Sep 2023 Jackson, Wyoming, United States

Blooming Health

Apps
Health Care
Wellness
$4M06 Sep 2023 New York, New York, United States

Inngest

Cloud Computing
$3M12 Jul 2023 -

Develop Health

Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Software
$1M08 May 2023 San Francisco, California, United States

Rally

E-Commerce
Payments
Shopping
Software
$12M18 Apr 2023 Portland, Oregon, United States

Ghost Message

Messaging
Social Media
$8M15 Mar 2023 -

New Lantern

Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
SaaS
Software
$3M06 Mar 2023 San Francisco, California, United States
News
Gamma Launches With $7M in Seed Funding

– Gamma is a productivity suite building a replacement for slide decks.
– The company launched with $7M in Seed funding.
– The round was led by Accel, with participation from Eric Yuan, Jeff Weiner, Script Capital, South Park Commons, LocalGlobe, Afore and Hustle Fund, as well as founders at Airtable, Patreon, Segment, Honey and Optimizely.
– The company intends to use the funds to continue to build out the team and the product.

HoneyBee raises millions to make financial wellness a workplace benefit

– HoneyBee, a startup that aims to help companies provide access to financial support to their employees, announced it has raised $5.7 million in equity in a round led by FFVC.
Resolute Ventures, Afore Capital, Rebalance Capital, K50 and Financial Venture Studio also participated in the financing, along with two-time NBA all-star Baron Davis.

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Total investments 122
Average round size 7M
Rounds per year 17.43
Peak activity year 2021
Lead investments 7
Follow on index 0.39
Exits 3
Group Appearance index 0.92

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Keychain

Industrial Automation
$18M14 Nov 2023 New York, New York, United States

Yaysay

Apps
Fashion
Retail
Shopping
$2M27 Sep 2023 New York, New York, United States

UserEvidence

Information Technology
SaaS
Service Industry
$9M26 Sep 2023 Jackson, Wyoming, United States

Blooming Health

Apps
Health Care
Wellness
$4M06 Sep 2023 New York, New York, United States

Inngest

Cloud Computing
$3M12 Jul 2023 -

Develop Health

Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Software
$1M08 May 2023 San Francisco, California, United States

Rally

E-Commerce
Payments
Shopping
Software
$12M18 Apr 2023 Portland, Oregon, United States

Ghost Message

Messaging
Social Media
$8M15 Mar 2023 -

New Lantern

Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
SaaS
Software
$3M06 Mar 2023 San Francisco, California, United States
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