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Investor type Accelerator
Founders Cyril Ebersweiler Sean O'Sullivan


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Total investments 547
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 278
Rounds per year 49.73
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Hardware
  • Health Care
  • Robotics
  • Internet of Things
  • Software

HAX is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2011. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Shenzhen. The company was established in Asia in China.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the HAX, startups are often financed by Velocity, Urban Us, Enterprise Ireland. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Urban Us, Qualgro VC, SOSV. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Root Ventures, Urban Us, Qualgro VC.

Opposing the other organizations, this HAX works on 28 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. When the investment is from HAX the average startup value is 1-5 millions dollars. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 19 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is constantly included in 25-48 investment rounds annually.

For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Roadie, SEPPURE, Preemadonna Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Wearables, Manufacturing.

The current fund was established by Cyril Ebersweiler.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Energy Management
Energy Storage
Internet of Things
$7M07 Sep 2022 Berkeley, California, United States

Clarity Movement

Internet of Things
Smart Building
Smart Cities
$9M23 Aug 2022 Berkeley, California, United States


Environmental Engineering
Renewable Energy
$2M18 Aug 2022 Singapore, Central, Singapore


Biomass Energy
Renewable Energy
$9M13 Jul 2022 Palma De Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain


08 Jul 2022 Munich, Bayern, Germany


Health Care
Medical Device
21 Jun 2022 Singapore, Central, Singapore


16 Jun 2022 Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Renewable Energy
06 Jun 2022 Singapore, Central Region, Singapore

NERv Technology

Health Care
03 Jun 2022 Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
RxAll grabs $3.15M to scale its drug checking and counterfeiting tech across Africa

– RxAll, a startup using deep technology to provide quality medication to patients, raised $3.15m in funding.
Launch Africa led the round with participation from SOSV’s HAX and Keisuke Honda.
– The company plans to scale across existing markets and improve its technology.

Allozymes looks to upend chemical manufacturing with rapid enzyme engineering and $5M seed

– Allozymes is a company that aims to change the way enzymes are discovered.
– The company raised $5m in seed funding.
– The round was led by Xora Innovation, with participation from HAX, Entrepreneur First and TI Platform Management.
– The company plans to incorporate in the U.S. following interest from American venture firms.


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