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Bienville Capital

Investor type Family Investment Office
Founders Billy Stimpson Cullen Thompson Ralph Reynolds


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Total investments 63
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 50
Rounds per year 4.50
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Real Estate
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS
  • E-Commerce

Bienville Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2008. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

Opposing the other organizations, this Bienville Capital works on 4 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 5 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. When the investment is from Bienville Capital the average startup value is 10-50 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The top activity for fund was in 2019.

This organization was formed by Billy Stimpson, Cullen Thompson, Ralph Reynolds. Besides them, we counted 5 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the Bienville Capital, startups are often financed by Verizon Ventures, RockPort Capital, ff Venture Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Menlo Ventures, Human Capital, 8VC. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tiger Global Management, QuadReal Property Group, Oxford Properties Group.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are FinTech, Service Industry. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Qualia

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Supply Chain Management
$39M14 Sep 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


Financial Services
$25M08 Jun 2022 New York, New York, United States


16 May 2022 -

August Schools

Health Care
$5M05 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


$5M29 Mar 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


$1M07 Mar 2022 New York, New York, United States


Property Management
Real Estate
$1M02 Mar 2022 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


$6M20 Jan 2022 New York, New York, United States


Craft Beer
E-Commerce Platforms
Food and Beverage
Online Portals
01 Jan 2022 Chicago, Illinois, United States


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