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Horizon Partners

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Mike Firmage


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Total investments 5
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 5
Rounds per year 0.42
Lead investments 1
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Satellite Communication
  • Telecommunications
  • Internet of Things
  • Biotechnology
  • Information Technology

In 2010 was created Horizon Partners, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the San Francisco. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

Comparing to the other companies, this Horizon Partners performs on 4 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 5 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top activity for fund was in 2017.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the Horizon Partners, startups are often financed by Bain Capital Ventures, dunnhumby Ventures, Founder Collective. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are MHS Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Right Side Capital Management. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Momenta Ventures, MHS Capital, Horizons Ventures.

The fund was created by Mike Firmage.

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 portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Fleet Space Technologies, Numerator, Numerator. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Market Research, Satellite Communication. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 16-20 years to receive the investment from the fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$8M12 Sep 2022 Nguru, Lagos, Nigeria

Texas Crop Science

Information Technology
05 May 2017 Austin, Texas, United States

Fleet Space Technologies

Internet of Things
Satellite Communication
$3M11 Apr 2017 Australia, Western Australia, Australia

Book. Stay. Go.

$1M16 Sep 2015 San Francisco, California, United States


Brand Marketing
Market Research
$16M19 Jun 2014 Chicago, Illinois, United States


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