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Cherry Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Christian Meermann Daniel Glasner Filip Felician Dames


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Total investments 181
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 102
Rounds per year 20.11
Lead investments 30
Follow on index
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Exits 11
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • FinTech
  • Information Technology
  • Financial Services

Cherry Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2013. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Berlin. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Germany.

The fund was created by Christian Meermann, Daniel P. Glasner, Filip Felician Dames. We also calculated 3 valuable employees in our database.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Cherry Ventures, startups are often financed by LocalGlobe, DN Capital, Cavalry Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are DN Capital, Piton Capital, TA Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Piton Capital, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, Global Founders Capital.

Opposing the other organizations, this Cherry Ventures works on 13 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 1 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The average startup value when the investment from Cherry Ventures is 10-50 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2019.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Auto1 Group, Flixbus, FreightHub. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Food and Beverage
Food Delivery
$6M21 Nov 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Vektor AI

Service Industry
$2M18 Nov 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Return Protocol

$2M04 Nov 2022 Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States


$7M02 Nov 2022 San Francisco, California, United States


$5M26 Oct 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Human Resources
$2M20 Oct 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Developer APIs
Enterprise Software
$7M14 Oct 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Information Services
Information Technology
Trading Platform
28 Sep 2022 Munich, Bavaria, Germany


Information Technology
Software Engineering
20 Sep 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany
SellerX Raises €100M in Funding

– SellerX, a Berlin, Germany-based Amazon FBA aggregator of third-party e-commerce businesses, raised €100 ($118)m in funding.
– The round was led by the Growth Fund of L Catterton, with participants from Belgian investment company Sofina, as well as existing investors Cherry Ventures, Felix Capital, and 83North.
– The new investment will be used to expand operations and business reach.

Juni Raises $21.5M in Series A Funding

– Juni is a Gothenburg, Sweden-based financial companion for e-commerce entrepreneurs.
– The company raised $21.5m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by partners of DST Global, Felix Capital, Cherry Ventures and other early investors.
– The new investment will be used to focus on product development and recruiting.


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