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J.H. Whitney & Co

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 44
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 28
Rounds per year 0.58
Lead investments 12
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 13
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Internet
  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Medical

J.H. Whitney & Co appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1946. The venture was found in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New Canaan.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the J.H. Whitney & Co, startups are often financed by New Enterprise Associates, Frazier Healthcare Partners, Flybridge Capital Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are New Enterprise Associates, Canaan Partners, JPMorgan Partners (JPMP). In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by New Enterprise Associates, Flybridge Capital Partners, North Atlantic Capital.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Wireless, Telecommunications. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Metro by T-Mobile, NuVox, PatientKeeper. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. 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.

The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The high activity for fund was in 2000. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 11 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Opposing the other organizations, this J.H. Whitney & Co works on 3 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Precision Medicine Group

Health Care
$275M19 Dec 2017 Bethesda, Maryland, United States


Health Care
$6M22 Jun 2012 Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
$6M22 Dec 2011 Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
$13M15 Dec 2009 Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
$7M10 Aug 2008 Massachusetts, United States


Health Care
$8M14 Jun 2006 Massachusetts, United States

Internet Radio
$30M22 Feb 2005 Columbia, Maryland, United States


Health Care
$7M08 Jun 2004 Massachusetts, United States

Grande Communications Networks

$45M10 Oct 2003 Texas, United States


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