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Boyu Capital

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Mary Ma


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Total investments 54
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 46
Rounds per year 4.50
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 12
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • E-Commerce
  • Medical

In 2010 was created Boyu Capital, which is appeared as VC. The main department of described VC is located in the Beijing. The venture was found in Asia in China.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the Boyu Capital, startups are often financed by Tencent Holdings, Morningside Venture Capital, Matrix Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Sequoia Capital China, 6 Dimensions Capital, YF Capital (Yunfeng Capital). In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Temasek Holdings, 6 Dimensions Capital, blisce/.

The typical startup value when the investment from Boyu Capital is more than 1 billion dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this Boyu Capital performs on 13 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 12 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The top activity for fund was in 2018. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - China. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Health Diagnostics, Financial Services. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Alibaba, iQiyi, The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low.

This organization was formed by Mary Ma. The overall number of key employees were 4.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Animoca Brands

Casual Games
Developer Platform
$110M08 Sep 2022 Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China

Evat Master

Productivity Tools
$46M01 Jun 2022 Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Shuaike Pet Food Products

Animal Feed
Food Processing
$77M30 May 2022 Linyi, Shandong, China


$46M30 Mar 2022 Shangcheng District, Zhejiang, China

ArriVent Biopharma

$69M15 Feb 2022 Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania, United States

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$38M20 Dec 2021 Haidian District, Beijing, China


Building Material
Real Estate
$481M17 Dec 2021 Chongqing, Chongqing Shi, China

Vision Medicals

Health Care
$46M25 Nov 2021 Yuexiu District, Guangdong Province, China

J&T Express

Courier Service
Freight Service
$2B24 Nov 2021 Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia


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