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BNP Paribas Private Equity

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Total investments 89
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 80
Rounds per year 0.51
Lead investments 21
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 23
Key employees 86
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Information Services
  • Telecommunications

BNP Paribas Private Equity appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2000. The venture was found in Europe in France. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Paris.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the BNP Paribas Private Equity, startups are often financed by Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments, eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG, Wellington Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Societe Generale, Citigroup, ING Group. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Paca Investissement, Aster, Amundi Private Equity Funds.

Besides them, we counted 84 critical employees of this fund in our database.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - France. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 11-15 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Energy, Finance. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Suning Finance, Auto1 Group, Symphony Communication Services Holdings.

This BNP Paribas Private Equity works on 11 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The average startup value when the investment from BNP Paribas Private Equity is more than 1 billion dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2014. Speaking about the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 6 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$47M16 Feb 2022 Belgium, Walloon Brabant, Belgium

Origin Materials

Advanced Materials
$200M25 Jun 2021 California, United States

eTheRNA immunotherapies

Medical Device
$40M16 Jun 2020 Belgium, Brussels-Capital


$1M27 Jan 2020 Calais, Hauts-de-France, France

iSTAR Medical

Health Care
Medical Device
$47M05 Sep 2019 Belgium, Antwerp, Belgium

Agricultural Bank of China

Financial Services
Venture Capital
$200M03 Sep 2019 Shaanxi

Sierra Energy

$33M29 Jul 2019 California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Environmental Consulting
Information Technology
$11M27 Jun 2019 Ile-de-France

Citalid Cybersecurity

Cyber Security
Network Security
$1M06 Jun 2019 France, Ile-de-France, France


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