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Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Jarkko Virtanen Tanu-Matti Tuominen Timo Argillander


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Total investments 7
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 5
Rounds per year 1.00
Lead investments 2
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Video Games
  • Gaming
  • Mobile Apps
  • Digital Entertainment
  • Casual Games

IPR.VC is the famous VC, which was founded in 2015. The company was established in Europe in Finland. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Helsinki.

The fund was created by Tanu-Matti Tuominen, Timo Argillander. Besides them, we counted 4 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Lightneer We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Fitness, Marketing. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Finland. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund.

The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The top activity for fund was in 2016. The real fund results show that this VC is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The average startup value when the investment from IPR.VC is 1-5 millions dollars. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the IPR.VC, startups are often financed by GSV AcceleraTE, Mikko Silventola, Founders Factory. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are GSV AcceleraTE, Tekes, Reach Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by GSV AcceleraTE, Reach Capital, Brighteye Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$7M23 Mar 2022 Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland


Casual Games
Digital Entertainment
Mobile Apps
Video Games
$5M15 Aug 2017 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

Guardian Angel

$1M09 Feb 2017 Boulder, Colorado, United States

Koukoi Games

Online Games
Video Games
$500K11 Oct 2016 Oulu, North Ostrobothnia, Finland


Media and Entertainment
$590K02 Oct 2016 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Casual Games
Digital Entertainment
Mobile Apps
Video Games
$3M14 Sep 2016 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland


Casual Games
Digital Entertainment
Mobile Apps
Video Games
$849K18 Apr 2016 Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland


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