Avista Capital Partners

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 7
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.44
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Medical Device
  • Drug Delivery
  • Other Devices and Supplies

In 2005 was created Avista Capital Partners, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The top activity for fund was in 2014. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 3 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Comparing to the other companies, this Avista Capital Partners performs on 12 percentage points less the average number of lead investments.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Braeburn, OptiNose. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 11-15 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Oil and Gas, Natural Resources.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the Avista Capital Partners, startups are often financed by WFD Ventures, The Entrepreneurs' Fund, Oxygen House. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are WFD Ventures, Entrepreneurs Fund, Wellington Capital Management. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by WFD Ventures, Entrepreneurs Fund, The Entrepreneurs' Fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Waste Management
18 Dec 2020 Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
Medical Device
$110M10 Jan 2018 Whitemarsh Township, Pennsylvania, United States


Drug Delivery
Medical Device
Other Devices and Supplies
$37M09 May 2017 Oslo


Drug Delivery
Medical Device
Other Devices and Supplies
$30M06 Oct 2015 Oslo


Drug Delivery
Medical Device
Other Devices and Supplies
$35M05 Aug 2014 Oslo

Natural Resources
Oil and Gas
$130M29 May 2014 Houston, Texas, United States


Drug Delivery
Medical Device
Other Devices and Supplies
$48M07 Jun 2010 Oslo, Norway


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