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Argonautic Ventures

Investor type Fund Of Funds
Founders Viken Douzdjian


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Total investments 60
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 54
Rounds per year 12.00
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
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Exits 8
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Health Care
  • SaaS
  • Analytics
  • Agriculture

Argonautic Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2017.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the Argonautic Ventures, startups are often financed by iSELECT FUND, BioGenerator, Cultivation Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Y Combinator, New Enterprise Associates, Missouri Technology Corporation. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Struck Capital, iSELECT FUND, New Enterprise Associates.

The fund was created by Viken Douzdjian. We also calculated 2 valuable employees in our database.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight GrabTaxi, Flywheel, Atrium LTS. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are SaaS, Analytics. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

The average startup value when the investment from Argonautic Ventures is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 investment rounds annually. The high activity for fund was in 2017. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. Opposing the other organizations, this Argonautic Ventures works on 24 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$82M16 May 2022 Durham, North Carolina, United States


Developer Tools
Enterprise Software
Web Development
$10M05 Apr 2022 Florida, United States

Molecular Assemblies

Health Care
$25M15 Mar 2022 San Diego, California, United States

Cansativa Group

$15M16 Feb 2022 Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany

Ambar Technologies

Information Technology
Smart Home
Supply Chain Management
$36M23 Dec 2021 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

GIANT Protocol

Financial Services
$5M16 Dec 2021 San Jose, California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Computer Vision
$3M30 Nov 2021 Munich, Bayern, Germany

Cloud Data Services
Cloud Management
$22M15 Sep 2021 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States


$1M29 Jul 2021 Edmonton, Canada
Flywheel Raises $22M in Series C Funding

– Flywheel announces a $22m Series C funding round.
– The round was led by 8VC and includes iSelect, Argonautic Ventures, Beringea, Novartis, HPE Pathfinder, Spike Ventures, Key Investments, Seraph, Great North Labs and others.
– Flywheel’s cloud-based data management platform enables researchers to accelerate discovery through streamlined data curation and management, automated pipelines for machine learning and analysis, and tools to ensure secure collaboration.
– With Flywheel’s platform in place, researchers across academic, clinical and life sciences organizations can transform productivity and accelerate innovation in imaging research, multicenter studies, AI development and clinical trials.

QuoteToMe Lands $2.5 Million in Venture Funding

– QuoteToMe, which is digitizing the construction industry’s procurement and financial processes, announced it has funded a fully subscribed VC investment round of $2.5 million (CAD).
– This $2.5 million round was led by Builders VC and Blackhorn Ventures, with participation from Argonautic Ventures, Azure Capital, Stanford University | Farmers Investment Club, and the Donnelley Family, among others.
– QuoteToMe has drawn extraordinary interest because it automates purchasing and financial transactions for purchasers of construction materials and equipment.
– QuoteToMe centralizes buy-side/sell-side communications, offering users quote comparisons, while automatically reconciling purchase orders and invoices.
– Contractor clients of QuoteToMe report savings of up to 15%, which can easily double a buyer’s traditional profit margins.


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