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Kima Ventures

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Jeremie Berrebi Xavier Niel


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Total investments 665
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 578
Rounds per year 55.42
Lead investments 39
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 70
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Mobile
  • SaaS

In 2010 was created Kima Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The main department of described VC is located in the Paris. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in France.

The current fund was established by Jeremie Berrebi, Xavier Niel. Besides them, we counted 6 critical employees of this fund in our database.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Mobile, Software. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline TransferWise, Formlabs, Tulip Retail For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Kima Ventures, startups are often financed by Seedcamp, Jeremie Berrebi, Techstars New York City Accelerator. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Xavier Niel, Techstars, Global Founders Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by lool ventures, Uncork Capital, Fabrice Grinda.

The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The average startup value when the investment from Kima Ventures is 1-5 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 16 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The top activity for fund was in 2014. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. This Kima Ventures works on 20 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The fund is constantly included in 25-48 deals per year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Human Resources
Information Technology
$8M07 Sep 2022 Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France, France

Socium Job

Customer Service
$1M11 Aug 2022 Dakar, Dakar, Senegal


$1M22 Jul 2022 Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal


$1M11 Jul 2022 -

Holly Health

Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
$1M30 Jun 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


$6M28 Jun 2022 -


$4M27 Jun 2022 -


Interior Design
$2M15 Jun 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Health Insurance
$17M02 Jun 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Unlock Raises $2M in Seed Funding

– Unlock from London, UK is a SaaS-enabled marketplace to build culture among remote teams.
– The company raised $2m in seed funding.
– The round was led by La Famiglia with participation from Kima Ventures, Antler, GuideStar Ventures and angels Eduardo Ronzano, Thibaud Elziere, Frederic Montagnon, Julien Romanetto, Nicolas Steegmann, Philipp Moehring, Andy Chung, Ville Vesterinen and Deepali Nangia from Atomico Angel Network, Richard Faern, Ian Hathaway, Lu Li, co-founders of Personio and Foodora, VP Product at Malt etc.
– The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.

Futures Factory Raises $2.5M in Seed Funding

– Futures Factory is a French marketplace for selling sneakers.
– The company raised $2.5m in seed funding.
– The round was led by Seedcamp and Stride with participation comes from the co-founders of Voodoo, Kima Ventures, RTP Global, along with technology, crypto, and fashion angel investors.
– The company intends to use the funds to to build its product between September 2021 and March 2022.


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