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K1 Investment Management

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 49
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 37
Rounds per year 4.45
Lead investments 14
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 5
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • SaaS
  • Enterprise Software
  • Information Technology
  • Internet

K1 Investment Management appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2011. The main department of described VC is located in the El Segundo. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The average startup value when the investment from K1 Investment Management is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. Deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top activity for fund was in 2019. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 45 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. This K1 Investment Management works on 19 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Education, Information Technology. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Jobvite, SecureAuth, Onit. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The overall number of key employees were 6.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the K1 Investment Management, startups are often financed by Salesforce Ventures, ICONIQ Capital, Toba Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are ICONIQ Capital, Salesforce Ventures, The Yard Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by ICONIQ Capital, Salesforce Ventures, Vista Equity Partners.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$30M01 Jun 2022 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel


Property Management
Rental Property
$12M13 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


Cyber Security
$100M23 Mar 2022 Edmond, Oklahoma, United States


Enterprise Software
Project Management
$22M07 Mar 2022 Palo Alto, California, United States


Customer Service
Enterprise Software
$350M31 Jan 2022 Redwood City, California, United States

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
$18M26 Jan 2022 Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark


Cyber Security
Network Security
$150M11 Jan 2022 Israel, North District, Israel


Cyber Security
Information Services
Information Technology
$64M07 Dec 2021 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

The simPRO Group

IT Management
Service Industry
$350M23 Nov 2021 Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia
Eltropy Raises $21M in Funding

– Eltropy is a Milpitas CA-based provider of a digital communication suite for financial institutions.
– The company raised $21m in funding.
– The round was led by K1 Investment Management.
– The new funding will be used to more than double the company’s headcount and further invest in its all-in-one communication suite.

Atera Raises $25M in Funding

– Atera, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based remote-first IT management company, raised $25m in funding.
K1 Investment Management made the investment.
– The company intends to use the funds to accelerate research and development, increase service and enable accelerated global expansion.
– Atera provides an all-in-one platform that combines remote monitoring and management with helpdesk, reporting, and operations management in a single system.
Atera has raised $75m since it was founded in 2015.


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