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Guild Capital

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Iain Shovlin


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Total investments 36
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 27
Rounds per year 2.77
Lead investments 10
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Exits 4
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • Software
  • Consumer Goods
  • Internet
  • Leisure

Guild Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2009. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Miami. The company was established in North America in United States.

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 fund investment industries, there are Lifestyle, Subscription Service. 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. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline TechStyle Fashion Group, MessageControl, The Catch Co

The current fund was established by Iain Shovlin. The overall number of key employees were 1.

The top amount of exits for fund were in 2011. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The usual 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. Comparing to the other companies, this Guild Capital performs on 9 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The real fund results show that this VC is 7 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Guild Capital, startups are often financed by Justin Mateen, David Wieland, Amplify.LA. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Wavemaker Partners, Vivek Garipalli, Tiller Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Valar Ventures, Third Prime, Story Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Dietary Supplements
Health Care
$1M31 May 2022 Mohali, Punjab, India

Plix Life

Personal Health
$4M15 Dec 2021 Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Pickrr Technologies

Information Technology
Supply Chain Management
$12M11 Aug 2021 New Delhi, Delhi, India


Business Development
Developer APIs
$4M01 Apr 2021 Pune, Maharashtra, India

SODA Japan

24 Dec 2020 Hachioji, Japan

Pickrr Technologies

Information Technology
Supply Chain Management
$4M15 Dec 2020 New Delhi, Delhi, India


29 Sep 2020 India, Karnataka

Voyage SMS

$1M14 Aug 2020 Los Angeles, California, United States

Spot & Tango

Consumer Goods
$4M07 Apr 2020 New York, United States


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