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Ascend Venture Capital

Ascend Venture Capital

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Headquarters Location

United States, Saint Louis

About

Ascend Venture Capital was established in 2018, and is a well known VC. The fund is located in United States, North America. The the headquarters of this VC is in Saint Louis.

The average start-up age at the time of investment by this fund is 2-3. Among their most successful investment fields, we have identified Analytics, Environmental Consulting. Also, because of its portfolio diversification tendency, we can highlight 8 more industries for this fund. The country of its foundation and the country of its most frequent investments coincides - United States. StoryFit, Insurdata, Emoshape are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. The fund has an exact preference in the amount of founders of companies in its portfolio.

Besides the listed founders, we have found 1 key employee of this fund in our database.

The fund usually participates in 2-6 investment rounds per year. In real terms, this VC performs 8 percentage points less exits than other funds. The most common rounds for this fund are in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. In 2019, the fund's activity was at its peak. The average start-up valuation at the time of investment from Ascend Venture Capital is 10-50 millions dollars.

The fund typically invests in rounds with 3-4 participants. Aside from Ascend Venture Capital, start-ups are often funded by New Age Venture, Plug and Play, Pan Group Investments Pty Ltd. Other VCs who often invest in the same rounds are ff Venture Capital, Winshall Walt, Total Access Fund.

Year Founded

2018

Fund Activity

Operative

Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name: ascend.vc; User name format in descending order of probability: first

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

100.0% of cases

Investments per Year [average amount of rounds in which fund participates each year]

7-12

Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

28.6% of cases

Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

23.1 years

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.2 out of 1

Funds Investing Together

ff Venture Capital, Total Access Fund

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