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BNP Paribas Développement

Investor type Venture Capital


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Total investments 78
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 68
Rounds per year 2.29
Lead investments 11
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 14
Key employees 4

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Health Care
  • E-Commerce
  • Medical

BNP Paribas Du00e9veloppement is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 1988. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in France. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Paris.

The high activity for fund was in 2017. The average startup value when the investment from BNP Paribas Du00e9veloppement is 1-5 millions dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this BNP Paribas Du00e9veloppement performs on 8 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 12 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the BNP Paribas Du00e9veloppement, startups are often financed by Aster, Wilco, Partech. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Bpifrance, Aster, Partech. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Partech, DN Capital, 360 Capital Partners.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Realytics, Staffmatch, IMACTIS. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Industrial, Analytics. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - France.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Renewable Energy
$26M23 Jun 2022 Frankfort, Maine, United States


Dietary Supplements
Health Care
$5M16 Jun 2022 Languedoc-Roussillon, Occitania, France


Health Care
Information Technology
$23M27 Apr 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Synapse Medicine

Health Care
$29M01 Mar 2022 Bordeaux, New Aquitaine, France

DAMAE Medical

Health Care
Medical Device
$5M03 Feb 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France

NaoX Technologies

Health Care
$5M27 Jan 2022 France, Ile-de-France, France


Cyber Security
$11M25 Jan 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Consumer Electronics
Information Technology
Virtual Reality
$23M20 Jan 2022 Bretagne, Brittany, France

Groupe SFC

$5M05 Jan 2022 Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
C12 Quantum Electronics Raises $10M in Funding

– C12 Quantum Electronics, a Paris, France-based company which makes functional units of quantum computers, raised $10M in funding.
– The round was led by 360 Capital, Bpifrance (Digital Venture Fund), Airbus Ventures, BNP Paribas Développement, and Octave Klaba (OVHcloud), with additional grants from Bpifrance and the Ile-de-France Region.
– The company intends to use the funds to expand the team with tech developers and engineers, as well as establish a high-tech pilot production line.

Fulfilment startup Cubyn raises €35M to expand across Europe

– Cubyn, a logistics startup, raised €35m funding.
– The round was led by Eurazeo and Bpifrance Large Venture, with participation from First Bridge Ventures and Fuse Venture Partners.
– Existing backers DN Capital, 360 Capital, Bpifrance Smart Cities fund and BNP Paribas Développement followed on.
– The company will use the new funding to double its team of 85 to more than 170 employees by the end of 2021, and deploy its service more internationally.
– First up is Spain and Portugal (launching next month), followed by Italy, the U.K. and Germany.


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