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Devsisters Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Andy Hyungkew Choi


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Total investments 16
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 13
Rounds per year 2.29
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Mobile Apps
  • Internet
  • Gaming
  • Mobile
  • Software

Devsisters Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2015. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Seoul. The venture was found in Asia in South Korea.

The important activity for fund was in 2018. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars.

The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - South Korea. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Nearthlab, Soomgo. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Drones, Image Recognition.

The fund was created by Andy Hyungkew Choi. The overall number of key employees were 2.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5 partakers. Despite the Devsisters Ventures, startups are often financed by Y Combinator, Strong Ventures, Vy Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Y Combinator, TBT, Strong Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Enterprise Software
Human Computer Interaction
Mobile Apps
Product Design
UX Design
Web Design
$8M09 May 2022 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

S-Alpha Therapeutics

Health Care
Information Technology
$8M09 Aug 2021 Seocho, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea


01 Oct 2020 San Francisco, California, United States

ILIAS Biologics

Medical Device
$20M28 Sep 2020 South Korea


$10M16 Jul 2020 Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea


Enterprise Software
Human Computer Interaction
Mobile Apps
Product Design
UX Design
Web Design
$6M24 Feb 2020 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

Studio Mir

Digital Media
Graphic Design
$2M29 Nov 2019 -


Health Care
27 Nov 2019 Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea


Professional Services
Service Industry
$12M17 Jun 2019 South Korea, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
S-Alpha Therapeutics, Inc., Digital Therapeutics Start-up Raises $8.7 Million in Series A Funding

– S-Alpha Therapeutics announced the completion of its Series A financing.
– The company raised a total of $8.7M USD (10 Billion KRW) in financing round.
– In Series A funding, all existing investors participated in this investment, and Korea Investment Partners, Stonebridge Ventures, Devsisters Ventures/KDB Capital, and Timewise Investment participated as new investors.


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