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ETF Partners

Founders Henrik Olsen Patrick Sheehan Peter Horsburgh

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Total investments 80
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$15M
Portfolio companies 42
Rounds per year 4.44
Lead investments 14
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.47
Exits 4
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Automotive
  • Renewable Energy
  • SaaS
  • Transportation
Summary

In 2006 was created ETF Partners, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Europe in United Kingdom. The main office of represented VC is situated in the London.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Energy Efficiency, Energy. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Movinga, Nujira, E-LeatherGroup. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United Kingdom. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the ETF Partners, startups are often financed by 3i Group, Cambridge Capital Group, Unilever Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Vito Ventures, Unilever Ventures, NES Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sustainable Development Technology Canada, SAM Private Equity, GoBeyond.

The fund was created by Henrik Olsen, Patrick Sheehan, Peter Horsburgh. The overall number of key employees were 6.

The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The top activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Comparing to the other companies, this ETF Partners performs on 21 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 24 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

PlanerAI

Artificial Intelligence
Food and Beverage
Information Technology
Machine Learning
$8M18 Apr 2024 Baden-Wurttemberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Basemark

Automotive
Computer Vision
GPU
Software
$25M09 Apr 2024 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

Open Cosmos

Aerospace
Internet of Things
Satellite Communication
Space Travel
$54M11 Sep 2023 Vale of White Horse, England, United Kingdom

Zeelo

Application Software
Automotive
Enterprise Software
Transportation
Travel
$14M15 Aug 2023 London, England, United Kingdom

Dexter Energy Services

Energy Efficiency
Renewable Energy
$12M18 Apr 2023 The Netherlands, Drenthe, Netherlands

E-LeatherGroup

Automotive
Manufacturing
Public Transportation
Textiles
$18M30 Mar 2023 Peterborough, England, United Kingdom

Flyability

Consumer Electronics
Drone Management
Drones
Robotics
Security
03 Mar 2023 Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland

Modern Milkman Limited

Consumer Goods
Delivery Service
$68M22 Nov 2022 Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Modern Milkman Limited

Consumer Goods
Delivery Service
$68M21 Nov 2022 Manchester, England, United Kingdom
News
Vulog Raises $31M in Funding

– Vulog is a new mobility technology provider based in Nice, France.
– The company raised $31m in Series B funding.
– The round was led by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and its current investors, which are Frog Capital, ETF Partners, Inven Capital, and Bpifrance.
– The new investment will be used to accelerate the company’s AI-powered services for the world’s leading OEMs (Volkswagen, Stellantis, Kia Motors, Mocean), as well as new mobility providers (Repsol, Sumitomo Corporation and British Columbia Automobile Association, among others).

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Total investments 80
Average round size 15M
Rounds per year 4.44
Peak activity year 2021
Lead investments 14
Follow on index 0.47
Exits 4
Group Appearance index 0.79

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

PlanerAI

Artificial Intelligence
Food and Beverage
Information Technology
Machine Learning
$8M18 Apr 2024 Baden-Wurttemberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Basemark

Automotive
Computer Vision
GPU
Software
$25M09 Apr 2024 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

Open Cosmos

Aerospace
Internet of Things
Satellite Communication
Space Travel
$54M11 Sep 2023 Vale of White Horse, England, United Kingdom

Zeelo

Application Software
Automotive
Enterprise Software
Transportation
Travel
$14M15 Aug 2023 London, England, United Kingdom

Dexter Energy Services

Energy Efficiency
Renewable Energy
$12M18 Apr 2023 The Netherlands, Drenthe, Netherlands

E-LeatherGroup

Automotive
Manufacturing
Public Transportation
Textiles
$18M30 Mar 2023 Peterborough, England, United Kingdom

Flyability

Consumer Electronics
Drone Management
Drones
Robotics
Security
03 Mar 2023 Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland

Modern Milkman Limited

Consumer Goods
Delivery Service
$68M22 Nov 2022 Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Modern Milkman Limited

Consumer Goods
Delivery Service
$68M21 Nov 2022 Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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