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Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Sheel Tyle


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Total investments 51
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 34
Rounds per year 8.50
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
  • Automotive
  • Apps

Amplo is the famous VC, which was founded in 2017. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Spring. The company was established in North America in United States.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 7-8 participants. Despite the Amplo, startups are often financed by Spark Capital, Urban Us, Pear Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Spark Capital, David Petraeus, Urban Us. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Target Global, Spark Capital, Nat Turner.

The fund was created by Sheel Tyle.

The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Andela, Mark43, TravelPerk We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Recruiting, Cloud Computing. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The real fund results show that this VC is 2 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The important activity for fund was in 2019.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Axion Ray

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$7M15 Feb 2023 -

Artificial Intelligence
Autonomous Vehicles
Machine Learning
$31M19 Dec 2022 California, United States


Health Care
$4M21 Sep 2022 New Castle, Delaware, United States


Big Data
Data Visualization
$12M16 Aug 2022 San Francisco, California, United States

Atlantic Money

Financial Services
$3M21 Jul 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Focal Point Procurement Solutions

Information Technology
$3M30 Jun 2022 Atlanta, Georgia, United States


Human Resources
$30M10 May 2022 Houston, Texas, United States

Atlantic Money

Financial Services
$4M09 Mar 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


Financial Services
Online Portals
$10M27 Jan 2022 Tanzania
Doxel raises $40M from Insight, a16z to become the ‘Waze for construction’

– Doxel, which has developed software that uses computer vision to help track and monitor progress on construction job sites, announced that it has raised $40 million in Series B funding.
Insight Partners led the round, which included participation from existing backers Andreessen Horowitz and Amplo and brings the startup’s total raised to $56.5 million since its December 2015 inception.

Lightyear Raises $13.1M in Series A Funding

– Lightyear is a NYC-based provider of software to buy and manage business telecom services (internet, voice, WAN, data center) through a single dashboard.
– The company raised $13.1m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Ridge Ventures with participation from Zigg Capital, Barry Sternlicht (CEO of Starwood), Gokul Rajaram (DoorDash exec, Coinbase Board), Michael Rapino (CEO of Live Nation), Marcus Ridgway (Invitation Homes Founder), and Stephen Klenert (Founder of Atlantic Metro), as well as existing investors Amplo, Ludlow Ventures, Susa Ventures, Operator Partners (founders of Flatiron Health), Contrary Capital, and Darco Capital. Ridge Ventures Partner and serial CIO-turned-investor Yousuf Khan will join the Lightyear board.
– The company intends to use the funds to boost hiring and resources in development and go-to-market functions.


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