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Total investments 13
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 12
Rounds per year 1.86
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment

Areas of investment

  • Manufacturing
  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Software
  • Power Grid

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2016.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, startups are often financed by Ian Marchant, Bethnal Green Ventures, North East Technology Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Social Tech Trust. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Ian Marchant, Bethnal Green Ventures, Pitch@Palace.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight C-Capture Limited, Piclo. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Chemical, Marketplace.

The top activity for fund was in 2019. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 80 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year.

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Total investments 13
Average round size 3M
Rounds per year 1.86
Peak activity year 2022
Lead investments 3
Follow on index 0.08
Exits 1
Group Appearance index 0.31
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