Emergence

Founded 2003
Founders Brian Jacobs Gordon Ritter Jason Green

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Total investments 165
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$21M
Portfolio companies 97
Rounds per year 9.17
Lead investments 46
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.52
Exits 33
Key employees 12
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
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Areas of investment

  • Software
  • SaaS
  • Enterprise Software
  • Analytics
  • Information Technology
Summary

In 2008 was created Emergence, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Dublin. The company was established in Europe in Ireland.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Zoom Communications, SuccessFactors, Box. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Emergence, startups are often financed by Salesforce Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, First Round Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are First Round Capital, Sigma Partners, Salesforce Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Salesforce Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins.

The overall number of key employees were 8.

The average startup value when the investment from Emergence is 100-500 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2014. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Retain.ai

Software
1
$23M05 Aug 2021 United States, San Francisco

Oyster

Employment
Human Resources
Software
1
$50M22 Jun 2021 United States, Charlotte

ASAPP

Artificial Intelligence
CRM
Customer Service
Enterprise Software
Machine Learning
Sales Automation
Software
1
$120M19 May 2021 United States, New York

Airkit

Brand Marketing
Computer
Information Technology
Productivity Tools
Software
1
$40M11 May 2021 United States, Palo Alto

Information Technology
SaaS
Scheduling
Software
1
$16M11 Mar 2021 United States, San Francisco

Zipline

Business Development
Communications Infrastructure
Information Technology
Retail
Retail Technology
SaaS
Software
1
$30M02 Mar 2021 United States, San Francisco

Maze

Computer
Product Design
Software
1
$15M25 Feb 2021 France, Paris

SoundCommerce

CRM
Data Integration
E-Commerce
Retail Technology
1
$15M23 Feb 2021 United States, Seattle

Oyster

Employment
Human Resources
Software
1
$20M02 Feb 2021 United States, Charlotte
News
Customer engagement analytics startup Retain.ai nabs $23M

– Retain.ai, a platform that gives enterprises a view of customer engagement across teams, processes, and apps, has raised $23m in a funding round led by Emergence Capital, with participation from Baseline Ventures, Upside Partnership, and Afore Capital.
– The new funding will be used to support growth and more than double Retain.ai’s workforce by the end of 2021, cofounder and CEO Eric Chernoff said.
– This round brings the company’s total raised to more than $27m to date.

project44 Completes $202M Series E Financing

– project44, the leading supply chain visibility solutions provider, has closed a Series E investment of $202m.
– The round was led by funds managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Goldman Sachs) and Emergence Capital, valuing the company at $1.2Bn.
– To date, project44 has raised $442.5M to improve supply chain trust and predictability.

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