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Awz Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Michael Fromstein Yaron Ashkenazi

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Total investments 17
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$15M
Portfolio companies 11
Rounds per year 2.12
Lead investments 4
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.35
Exits 1
Key employees 7
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Cyber Security
  • Software
  • Security
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Compliance
Summary

Awz Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2016.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Computer, Cyber Security. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight SIGA OT Solutions, Pcysys, NanoLock Security Ltd.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2 participants. Despite the Awz Ventures, startups are often financed by Maxfield Capital, Firstime Venture Capital, Skywell Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Tencent Holdings, Singulariteam, Renren Lianhe Holdings. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by EASME - EU Executive Agency for SMEs, Blackstone Group.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2017. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 47 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Pentera

Compliance
Cyber Security
Network Security
Security
$150M11 Jan 2022 Israel, North District, Israel

DeepCube

Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Software
$7M22 Sep 2020 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

Pcysys

Compliance
Cyber Security
Network Security
Security
$25M09 Sep 2020 Israel, North District

ElSight

Internet
Internet of Things
Mobile Apps
Software
Video
20 Aug 2020 Israel, Tel Aviv District, Israel

Pentera

Compliance
Cyber Security
Network Security
Security
$25M13 Aug 2020 Israel, North District, Israel

Artificial Intelligence
$5M26 Apr 2020 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

NanoLock Security Ltd

Computer
Cyber Security
Internet of Things
Software
$5M05 Apr 2020 Israel, North District, Israel

Pcysys

Compliance
Cyber Security
Network Security
Security
$10M13 Nov 2019 Israel, North District

viisights

Artificial Intelligence
Automotive
Autonomous Vehicles
Computer Vision
Homeland Security
Machine Learning
Public Safety
Smart Cities
Transportation
Video Streaming
$10M18 Oct 2019 Israel, Tel Aviv District

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