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Claritas Capital

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Don McLemore John H. Chadwick


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Total investments 30
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 20
Rounds per year 1.50
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Health Care
  • Medical
  • Pharmaceutical

Claritas Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2002. The company was established in North America in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Nashville.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the Claritas Capital, startups are often financed by Rose Tech Ventures, FCA Venture Partners, Richmond Global Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Chrysalis Ventures, HLM Venture Partners, FCA Venture Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by FCA Venture Partners, Clayton Associates, Chrysalis Ventures.

When the investment is from Claritas Capital the average startup value is 50-100 millions dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this Claritas Capital performs on 10 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The important activity for fund was in 2007. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year.

The fund was created by Don McLemore, John H. Chadwick. The overall number of key employees were 4.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Entrada, Apcela. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Mobile, Photography. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Health Care
Professional Services
$50M17 Nov 2021 Troy, New York, United States

Swift Medical

Health Care
Medical Device
$34M15 Jul 2021 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Health Care
Information Services
$2M23 Jun 2021 Richmond, Virginia, United States


Health Care
$32M08 Jul 2020 New York, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
Machine Learning
$18M18 Dec 2019 Berkeley, California, United States


$2M01 Nov 2019 New York, New York, United States

Virtue Technologies

Information Technology
24 Oct 2019 West Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

TwelveStone Health Partners

Health Care
$4M24 Jul 2018 Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States


Information Technology
Marine Transportation
$4M13 Sep 2017 Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Naborforce Raises $2.5M in Seed Funding

– Naborforce is a tech-enabled company connecting aging adults to a network of care providers.
– Company raised $2.5M in seed funding.
– The round was led by Claritas Capital with participation from Artemis Fund.
– The new investment will be used to expand the company’s geographic reach and operations.

Swift Medical Raises $35M in Series B Funding

– Swift Medical is a digital wound care company based in Toronto.
– The company raised $35M in Series B funding.
– The round was led by Virgo Investment Group LLC with participation from DCVC, BDC Capital, Women in Technology Venture Fund, Claritas Capital, Chrysalis Ventures, Pender Ventures and Export Development Canada.
– The investment will be used to expand the company’s market position and scale their digital wound management platform across North America.


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