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Total investments 4
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.24
Lead investments 0
Exits 1
Key employees 8
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Marketplace
  • E-Commerce
  • Electronics
  • Software
  • Apps

Alpha Associates is the famous VC, which was founded in 2004. The main department of described VC is located in the Zu00fcrich. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Switzerland.

Besides them, we counted 8 critical employees of this fund in our database.

For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Russian Federation. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Therapeutics, Marketplace. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Neurotech, B2B-Center,

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4 partakers. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Runa Capital, Rakuten, RTP Global. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sistema VC, Elbrus Capital, Baring Vostok Capital Partners.

The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The high activity for fund was in 2012. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars.

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Refurbed Raises $54M in Series B Funding

– Refurbed from Vienna is a marketplace for refurbished electronics in the German speaking region promoting sustainable consumption.
– Company raised $54m in Series B funding.
– The round was led by Evli Growth Partners and Almaz Capital, which joined existing investors such as Speedinvest, Bonsai Partners and All Iron Ventures, as well as a group of new backers – Hermes GPE, C4 Ventures, SevenVentures, Alpha Associates, Monkfish Equity (Trivago Founders), Kreos, Isomer Capital and Creas Impact Fund.
– The company intends to use the funds to strengthen its position in the DACH market for refurbished electronics and focus on geographical expansion by entering more European countries, further develop and improve its product portfolio as well as focusing on scaling its international team, employing specialists from all across Europe.


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Total investments 4
Average round size 61M
Rounds per year 0.24
Peak activity year 2012
Lead investments 0
Exits 1
Group Appearance index 1.00
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