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Firstrock Capital

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Andres Barreto

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Total investments 18
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$847K
Portfolio companies 14
Rounds per year 3.00
Lead investments 0
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.17
Exits 2
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Marketplace
  • E-Commerce
  • B2B
  • Art
Summary

Firstrock Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2016. The company was established in North America in United States. The main department of described VC is located in the New York.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 1 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Photography, E-Commerce. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Snappr, Swipecast, Meural For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. This Firstrock Capital works on 22 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the Firstrock Capital, startups are often financed by Dreamit Ventures, Jumpstart New Jersey Angel Network, Y Combinator. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Y Combinator, Zeno Ventures, Way to Wellville. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator, U-Start, SmartHub.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Alpha'a

Art
B2B
E-Commerce
Internet
Marketplace
02 Apr 2021 New York, New York, United States

Alpha'a

Art
B2B
E-Commerce
Internet
Marketplace
02 Jan 2019 New York, New York, United States

Snappr

E-Commerce
Photo Editing
Photo Sharing
Photography
Software
$2M11 Sep 2017 San Francisco, California, United States

Tobly

B2B
Building Maintenance
Construction
Marketplace
$497K20 Jul 2017 New York, United States

Payfully Corporation

Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
Payments
$2M01 Jul 2017 New York, United States

Upbeat

Advertising Platforms
Content Creators
Incubators
Public Relations
Small and Medium Businesses
Software
$1M07 Jun 2017 San Francisco, California, United States

Clipboard Health

Health Care
Marketplace
Medical
$2M17 Mar 2017 San Francisco, California, United States

FUSAR

Consumer Electronics
Hardware
Internet of Things
Mobile Apps
Sporting Goods
$1M24 Feb 2017 New Jersey, United States

BotFactory

3D Printing
3D Technology
Artificial Intelligence
Computer Vision
Electronics
$1M06 Oct 2016 New York, New York, United States

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