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CVC Capital Partners

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Donald Mackenzie Rolly van Rappard Steve Koltes


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Total investments 77
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 74
Rounds per year 1.88
Lead investments 26
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 30
Key employees 148
Stages of investment
Private Equity

Areas of investment

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

In 1981 was created CVC Capital Partners, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Europe in United Kingdom. The main department of described VC is located in the London.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the CVC Capital Partners, startups are often financed by Voyager Capital, Ardian, Viola Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Blackstone Group, Voyager Capital, The Jordan Company. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by UBS, Shenzhen Nalande Investment Fund, National Australia Bank.

The current fund was established by Donald Mackenzie, Rolly van Rappard, Steve Koltes. Besides them, we counted 101 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Software, Network Security. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Avast, Skybox Security, Kount The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of more than 20 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. Deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 42 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The typical startup value when the investment from CVC Capital Partners is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Opposing the other organizations, this CVC Capital Partners works on 6 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Fast-Moving Consumer Goods
$2M27 Jul 2022 Makati, Manila, Philippines

Spectrum Medical

Health Care
18 Jul 2022 Gloucester, England, United Kingdom


Software Engineering
$100M26 Apr 2022 Shangcheng District, Zhejiang, China

Radwell International-North America

04 Apr 2022 -


Financial Services
$20M01 Dec 2021 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


Enterprise Software
31 Aug 2021 New York, New York, United States

Liga de Futbol Profesional

$3B04 Aug 2021 Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Aleph Holding

Digital Media
$470M12 Jul 2021 Miami, Florida, United States

A Bathing Ape

03 Jun 2021 Chiyoda, Japan
Philippine e-commerce enabler Great Deals raises $30M Series B led by logistics firm Fast Group

– Great Deals, an e-commerce enabler, raised $30m in Series B funding.
– The round was led by Fast Group, one of the Philippines’ biggest logistics firms, with support from CVC Capital Partners.
Navegar, which led Great Deals’ Series A, also returned for this round.
– The transaction was advised by Rocket Equities.
– The investment by Fast Group marks the beginning of a strategic partnership.
– Great Deals will use part of the new capital to build an automated fulfillment center, and the deal will help it increase its penetration outside the Greater Manila Area and offer more Instant Commerce, or deliveries under one hour.
– Great Deals currently operates only in the Philippines, but plans to expand regionally next year.


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