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Daesung Private Equity

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Total investments 12
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 11
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Mobile
  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information Technology
  • Video Games

The venture was found in Asia in South Korea. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Seoul.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Daesung Private Equity, startups are often financed by WONIK Investment Partners, Samsung Ventures, InterVest Co.. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are WONIK Investment Partners, Samsung Ventures, InterVest Co.. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by WONIK Investment Partners, Shinhan Bank, Premier Partners.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - South Korea. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are EdTech, Machine Learning. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline OriginGames, Looxid Labs, Spoqa

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. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2014.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$3M18 Feb 2022 Seocho, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea


Information Technology
Smart Cities
$10M01 Dec 2021 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

True Balance

Financial Services
Mobile Payments
Personal Finance
$28M18 Nov 2020 Gurugram, Haryana, India


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
Renewable Energy
$10M22 Jul 2020 South Korea

Looxid Labs

Machine Learning
Virtual Reality
$4M12 Nov 2018 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea


Enterprise Software
Internet of Things
$8M11 Jun 2018 Seongnam-si


Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$10M16 Jun 2017 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea


Enterprise Software
Internet of Things
$4M03 Apr 2017 Seongnam-si

Video Games
$522K02 Oct 2014 South Korea


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