IDG Ventures Korea

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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 0.40
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Mobile
  • Android
  • iOS
  • Local
  • Marketing Automation

IDG Ventures Korea appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2007. The main department of described VC is located in the Seoul. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in South Korea.

Besides them, we counted 1 critical employee of this fund in our database.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the IDG Ventures Korea, startups are often financed by Bon Angels Venture Partners, Daum Communications. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Bon Angels Venture Partners, Tong Yang Venture Capital, 500 Startups. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Stonebridge Capital, Bon Angels Venture Partners, 500 Startups.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Energy, Android. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - South Korea. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Cardoc.

The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The important activity for fund was in 2014. Opposing the other organizations, this IDG Ventures Korea works on 12 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2015. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Autonomous Vehicles
Marketing Automation
$600K29 Dec 2014 Seongnam-si

Mykoon co.,ltd.

$100K01 Oct 2014 San Francisco, California, United States


Autonomous Vehicles
Marketing Automation
$600K01 Apr 2014 Seongnam-si

Mykoon co.,ltd.

$400K01 Nov 2013 San Francisco, California, United States

Touchring Co., Ltd.

Enterprise Software
Real Time
$2M01 Jan 2009 Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea


$4M28 Nov 2008 Seongnam-si


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