Baekeland Funds Founded 1999
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Total investments 12
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$6M
Portfolio companies 10
Rounds per year 0.45
Lead investments 1
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.17
Exits 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Areas of investment
Analytics
Biotechnology
Electronics
Health Care
Software
Summary

Baekeland Funds is the famous VC, which was founded in 1999. The main department of described VC is located in the Gent. The company was established in Europe in The Netherlands.

Opposing the other organizations, this Baekeland Funds works on 4 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The high activity for fund was in 2008. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 12 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the Baekeland Funds, startups are often financed by Vesalius Biocapital Partners, Life Sciences Partners, Omnes Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Gimv, Vesalius Biocapital Partners, Life Sciences Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by VIB, MP Healthcare Venture Management, Life Sciences Partners.

For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Belgium. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Aristo Music Technology, Gemidis, Trinean Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Software, Therapeutics. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Complix
Biotechnology
Health Care
Therapeutics
Early Stage Venture
14M26 Jun 2013 Belgium, " Belgium"}
Trinean
Analytics
Biotechnology
Hardware
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
4M27 Apr 2012 Belgium, Ghent
Caliopa
Semiconductor
Telecommunications
Web Hosting
Venture - Series Unknown
2M24 Sep 2010 Belgium, Ghent
Sigasi
Hardware
Software
Early Stage Venture
29 Jul 2010 Belgium, Ghent
Pronota
Biotechnology
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Early Stage Venture
7M29 Jun 2009 Belgium, Ghent
Aristo Music Technology
Customer Service
Music
Venture - Series Unknown
3M25 Nov 2008 Belgium, Hasselt
Trinean
Analytics
Biotechnology
Hardware
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
4M17 Oct 2008 Belgium, Ghent
Algonomics
Bioinformatics
Biotechnology
Therapeutics
Venture - Series Unknown
1M20 Jun 2007 Belgium, " Belgium"}
ActoGeniX
Biopharma
Biotechnology
Clinical Trials
Pharmaceutical
Venture - Series Unknown
20M08 Feb 2007 Belgium, Ghent
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