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HOPU Investment Management Company

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Fenglei Fang


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Total investments 24
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 20
Rounds per year 1.71
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 8
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Logistics
  • Artificial Intelligence

HOPU Investment Management Company appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2008. The company was established in Asia in China. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Xicheng.

For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - China. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 3 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Xiaomi, NIO, SenseTime. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the HOPU Investment Management Company, startups are often financed by Global Logistic Properties, Venrock, Qiming Venture Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Hillhouse Capital Group, YuanMing Capital, Tiger Global Management. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tencent Holdings, Baillie Gifford, YuanMing Capital.

The fund was created by Fenglei Fang.

The important activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. When the investment is from HOPU Investment Management Company the average startup value is more than 1 billion dollars. This HOPU Investment Management Company works on 10 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 11 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Lyndra Therapeutics

Clinical Trials
Health Care
$60M24 Jun 2021 Watertown, Massachusetts, United States

Shumei Technology

Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Machine Learning
$135M21 Apr 2021 Chaoyang District, Beijing, China


Artificial Intelligence
Information Services
Machine Learning
$700M22 Jan 2021 China, Beijing

Yatsen Holding

$240M31 Mar 2020 Yuexiu District, Guangdong Province

Ceva Santé Animale

Clinical Trials
04 Feb 2020 France, New Aquitaine, France


Computer Vision
Image Recognition
Retail Technology
$100M23 Jul 2019 Singapore, Central, Singapore

Lyndra Therapeutics

Clinical Trials
Health Care
$60M11 Feb 2019 Watertown, Massachusetts, United States


Cloud Data Services
Productivity Tools
$266M14 Jan 2019 Shanghai, China

Lianshang Literature

$20M26 Dec 2018 China, Shanghai


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