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Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Rachid Sefrioui


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Total investments 27
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 20
Rounds per year 1.17
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 10
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Semiconductor
  • Manufacturing
  • Electronics
  • Hardware

Finaventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1999. The venture was found in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the Redwood City.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2007. The high activity for fund was in 2003. When the investment is from Finaventures the average startup value is 50-100 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Comparing to the other companies, this Finaventures performs on 21 percentage points more the average number of lead investments.

The fund was created by Rachid Sefrioui. Besides them, we counted 3 critical employees of this fund in our database.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight CyOptics, OEwaves, Apogee Photonics. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Electronics, Web Development. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Finaventures, startups are often financed by Venrock, Sprout Group, Redpoint. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are TL Ventures, Intel Capital, Venrock. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by BlueRun Ventures, Intel Capital, Venrock.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Energy Storage
$6M24 Jan 2020 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Assistive Technology
Augmented Reality
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
Software Engineering
$32M10 Jul 2019 Mesa, Arizona, United States

Assistive Technology
Augmented Reality
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
Software Engineering
$4M22 Jun 2017 Mesa, Arizona, United States

Vector Cuatro

Market Research
01 Jun 2011 Madrid, Madrid, Spain

$10M14 Mar 2009 Pasadena, California, United States


Product Design
$14M09 Apr 2008 Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

Artemis Software

Information Technology
$10M05 Feb 2008 Denver, Colorado, United States

31 Dec 2006 Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Morocco


Predictive Analytics
$16M20 Oct 2006 San Jose, California, United States


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