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Henderson Global Investors



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Total investments 6
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.07
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 3
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Therapeutics
  • Genetics
  • Mobile

In 1934 was created Henderson Global Investors, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Europe in United Kingdom. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the London.

Opposing the other organizations, this Henderson Global Investors works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The high activity for fund was in 2017. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2005. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 47 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5 partakers. Despite the Henderson Global Investors, startups are often financed by Nigel Wray, Thomas Teichman, The Garage Soho. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Numis Securities, Nigel Wray, Michel de Carvalho. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Vivo Capital, OrbiMed, Numis Securities.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are CRM, Customer Service. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Simba Sleep, Verona Pharma The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United Kingdom.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Simba Sleep

Customer Service
Home Furnishings
$54M15 Dec 2017 London, England, United Kingdom


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Total investments 6
Average round size 26M
Rounds per year 0.07
Peak activity year 2017
Lead investments 3
Follow on index 0.33
Exits 3
Group Appearance index 0.67

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Simba Sleep

Customer Service
Home Furnishings
$54M15 Dec 2017 London, England, United Kingdom
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