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Falcon Edge Capital

Investor type Hedge Fund
Founders Anirudh Singh Navroz D. Udwadia

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Total investments 97
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$119M
Portfolio companies 60
Rounds per year 8.82
Lead investments 23
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.37
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • FinTech
  • Financial Services
  • Internet
  • E-Commerce
  • Software
Summary

In 2011 was created Falcon Edge Capital, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - India. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Olacabs, OfBusiness, DealShare. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Lending, Ride Sharing. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 1 or 4 of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4 partakers. Despite the Falcon Edge Capital, startups are often financed by Matrix Partners India, Sequoia Capital India, Omidyar Network. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Sequoia Capital India, Matrix Partners India, Accel. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tekne Capital, InnoVen Capital, Epiq Capital.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

The high activity for fund was in 2019. The real fund results show that this VC is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The typical startup value when the investment from Falcon Edge Capital is more than 1 billion dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

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Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Hospital
$15M10 Nov 2022 Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Dataloop AI

Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Data Visualization
Machine Learning
SaaS
$33M03 Nov 2022 Israel, Tel Aviv District, Israel

Mesh Payments

B2B
FinTech
Mobile Payments
Payments
$60M07 Sep 2022 New York, New York, United States

Fi.Money

Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
Mobile Payments
$46M22 Jul 2022 Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Fanclash

eSports
Gaming
PC Games
$40M17 Jun 2022 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

CRED

Credit Cards
Financial Services
FinTech
Payments
Personal Finance
$80M09 Jun 2022 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Cuemath

E-Learning
EdTech
Education
STEM Education
$57M01 Jun 2022 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

NextBillion

Consulting
Information Technology
Software
$21M25 May 2022 Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Nextbillion.ai

Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Machine Learning
Mapping Services
Software
$21M23 May 2022 Singapore, Central, Singapore
News
Indonesian B2B marketplace GudangAda raises more than $100M in new funding

– GudangAda, a Jakarta-based marketplace that brings wholesalers closer to retail stores and other buyers, announced it has closed a Series B of more than $100 million.
– The company says the round was oversubscribed, passing its initial target of $75 million.
– The funding was led by Asia Partners and Falcon Edge, with participation from Sequoia Capital India, Alpha JWC and Wavemaker Partners.
– This brings GudangAda’s total raised so far to about $135 million.
– Its last funding was a $25.4 million Series A last year, led by Sequoia Capital India and Alpha JWC.
– Founded in January 2019, GudangAda is now used by half a million SMEs and covers 500 cities in Indonesia.

Wugen Raises $172 Million to Advance Clinical Stage Memory NK Cell Platform, Progress Best-In-Class AML Program, and Initiate Multiple Solid Tumor Trials

– Wugen, Inc. completed an oversubscribed $172m Series B financing led by Abingworth and Tybourne Capital Management, and joined by new investors Fidelity Management and Research Company, Intermediate Capital Group, Sands Capital, Aisling Capital Management, Alexandria Venture Investments, Velosity Capital and Falcon Edge Capital.
– Existing investors, including RiverVest Venture Partners, LYZZ Capital, and Lightchain Capital, also participated.
– In connection with the financing, Bali Muralidhar, M.D., Ph.D., Managing Partner at Abingworth, Bosun Hau, Managing Director at Tybourne Capital Management, and Peter Kiener, Ph.D., Venture Partner at ICG, will join Wugen’s Board of Directors.

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