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Cap Innov’Est

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 17
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 12
Rounds per year 2.12
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Medical
  • Information Technology
  • Software

Cap Innov'Est is the famous VC, which was founded in 2014. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in France. The main department of described VC is located in the Illkirch-graffenstaden.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Cap Innov'Est, startups are often financed by CeeD (Centre Europu00e9en d'u00e9tude du diabu00e8te), Statice, Kima Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kima Ventures, Sofimac Innovation, Investisseurs & Partenaires. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Kima Ventures, Bpifrance.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Therapeutics, Medical Device. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - France. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Defymed, Exeliom. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The top activity for fund was in 2016. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 18 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Health Care
Medical Device
$4M20 Jan 2022 Franche-Comte, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Opencell Software

Enterprise Software
Information Technology
$8M25 Jan 2021 Dijon, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France


Medical Device
$1M05 May 2020 Strasbourg, Grand Est, France


Health Care
$1M10 Dec 2019 France, Grand Est

Urania Therapeutics

$4M06 Nov 2019 Strasbourg, Grand Est


Health Care
$8M06 Jul 2018 Dijon, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France


$2M06 Feb 2018 France, Ile-de-France

Inoviem Scientific

Clinical Trials
$767K19 Apr 2017 Strasbourg, Grand Est


$826K15 Mar 2017 France, Grand Est


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