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BNP Paribas Fortis

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 15
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 13
Rounds per year 1.07
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees 18
Stages of investment
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Logistics
  • Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Software

BNP Paribas Fortis is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2008. The company was established in Europe in Belgium. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Brussels.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the BNP Paribas Fortis, startups are often financed by S.R.I.W., Vesalius Biocapital Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Vesalius Biocapital Partners, University of Leuven, Ulster Bank Ireland.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. The important activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. This BNP Paribas Fortis works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations.

The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight reMYND, Ogeda. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Health Care, Biotechnology. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 11-15 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Belgium.

We also calculated 13 valuable employees in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Service Industry
$100M12 Sep 2022 Stamford, Connecticut, United States

Aquila Clean Energy

$1B07 Sep 2022 Baden-Wurttemberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany


Clinical Trials
$35M25 Aug 2022 Heverlee, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium


Artificial Intelligence
$15M28 Jan 2022 Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium


Identity Management
Mobile Apps
$29M01 Jul 2021 Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium


Financial Services
Wealth Management
$1M27 Apr 2021 Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium


Enterprise Software
Marine Transportation
Open Source
Supply Chain Management
$354K28 Feb 2021 Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium


$14M21 Jan 2021 Leuven, Flemish Brabant, Belgium


Health Care
Human Resources
Machine Learning
Retail Technology
$2M12 Mar 2020 Belgium, Limburg


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