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Investor type Angel Group
Founders Michael Kime


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Total investments 69
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 45
Rounds per year 6.27
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 4
Key employees 8
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Agriculture
  • Health Care
  • Software
  • Farming

In 2013 was created iSELECT FUND, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the St Louis. The company was established in North America in United States.

The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The average startup value when the investment from iSELECT FUND is 1-5 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2015. Opposing the other organizations, this iSELECT FUND works on 27 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 13 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Agriculture, SaaS. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Benson Hill Biosystems, ImmunoPhotonics, Gremlin Social For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the iSELECT FUND, startups are often financed by BioGenerator, Missouri Technology Corporation, Y Combinator. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Cultivation Capital, Missouri Technology Corporation, BioGenerator. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Cultivation Capital, Argonautic Ventures, Missouri Technology Corporation.

The fund was created by Michael Kime. Besides them, we counted 8 critical employees of this fund in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Growers Edge

Financial Services
$15M13 Feb 2023 Iowa, United States


Information Technology
$27M18 Jan 2023 Raleigh, North Carolina, United States


Enterprise Software
$7M11 Oct 2022 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Bond Pet Foods

Health Care
$17M07 Sep 2022 Boulder, Colorado, United States

Pattern Ag

$35M25 Aug 2022 California, United States

BCD Bioscience

$12M13 Apr 2022 Davis, California, United States


Health Care
Life Science
$21M06 Apr 2022 Columbia, Missouri, United States

Molecular Assemblies

Health Care
$25M15 Mar 2022 San Diego, California, United States

Harpe Bio

$3M08 Feb 2022 Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Sentera Raises $25M in Series C Funding

– Sentera from Minneapolis MN provides an AI-powered platform that fives time sensitive insights to optimize decisions and improve outcomes for stakeholders throughout the agricultural supply chain.
– The company raised $25m in Series C funding.
– The round was led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and S2G Ventures with participation from Akroyd LLC, KuE Capital, Continental Grain Company, iSelect Fund and Middleland Capital.
– The new investment will be used to expand operations and business reach.

Molecular Assemblies Closes $24M Series A

– Molecular Assemblies is a private life sciences company developing an enzymatic DNA synthesis technology designed to power the next generation of DNA-based products.
– The company announced that it has closed an oversubscribed $24m Series A financing with significant investment from Agilent Technologies, iSelect Fund, Codexis, Alexandria Venture Investments, and Argonautic Ventures.


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