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Knollwood Investment Advisory

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 37
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 28
Rounds per year 1.85
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 4
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • FinTech
  • Internet
  • E-Commerce

Knollwood Investment Advisory is the famous VC, which was founded in 2003. The main department of described VC is located in the Hunt Valley. The venture was found in North America in United States.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 6-7 partakers. Despite the Knollwood Investment Advisory, startups are often financed by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Grotech Ventures, Uncork Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Lightspeed Venture Partners, Union Grove Venture Partners, Uncork Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Andreessen Horowitz, Uncork Capital, Menlo Ventures.

We also calculated 3 valuable employees in our database.

The top activity for fund was in 2016. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. When the investment is from Knollwood Investment Advisory the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Comparing to the other companies, this Knollwood Investment Advisory performs on 16 percentage points less the average number of lead investments.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 1 or 4 of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Casper, Arctic Wolf Networks, Reflektive Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Retail, Network Security. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

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Protect AI

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Edge Impulse Raises $15M in Series A Funding

– Edge Impulse, a San Jose, Calif.-based development platform for machine learning (ML) on edge devices, closed a $15m Series A funding.
– The round was led by Canaan Partners with participation from Acrew Capital, Fika Ventures, Momenta Ventures, and Knollwood Investment Advisory.
– The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.


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