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Halogen Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Jesse Draper


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Total investments 133
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 66
Rounds per year 22.17
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 7
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Software
  • Fashion
  • Retail

In 2016 was created Halogen Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Los Angeles.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Halogen Ventures, startups are often financed by Upfront Ventures, Greycroft, FirstMark. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Precursor Ventures, BBG Ventures, Rise of the Rest. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator, Precursor Ventures, Rise of the Rest.

Considering the real fund results, this VC is 13 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The typical startup value when the investment from Halogen Ventures is 10-50 millions dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this Halogen Ventures performs on 27 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The top activity for fund was in 2017. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2019.

The current fund was established by Jesse Draper. The overall number of key employees were 1.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are SaaS, Marketplace. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 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 most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Preemadonna, ScribbleChat, Armoire.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Child Care
Mobile Apps
Ride Sharing
$37M13 Sep 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States

Vibrant Planet

Cloud Data Services
Environmental Consulting
Information Technology
$17M23 Jun 2022 Incline Village, Nevada, United States


Financial Services
Impact Investing
$53M06 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


Consumer Electronics
Consumer Goods
Internet of Things
Smart Home
$4M04 Mar 2022 Durham, North Carolina, United States


Child Care
$5M11 Jan 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States


Health Care
$1M18 Dec 2021 Austin, Texas, United States


Organic Food
$3M05 Nov 2021 New York, New York, United States


$40M04 Nov 2021 Oakland, California, United States

Live Tinted

$3M23 Sep 2021 Los Angeles, California, United States
Prive Raises $1.7M in Pre-Seed Funding

– Prive is a San Francisco, CA-based eCommerce subscriptions platform.
– The company raised $1.7M in pre-seed financing.
– The round was led by Xfund and Bling Capital, with participation from Defy Partners, Halogen Ventures, Base Case Capital, and current senior Uber executives.


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