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Manzanita Capital

Investor type Micro VC
Founders William Fisher


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Total investments 8
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 7
Rounds per year 0.40
Lead investments 1
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Exits 1
Key employees 4
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Areas of investment

  • Beauty
  • Fashion
  • Retail
  • Cosmetics
  • Personal Health

In 2001 was created Manzanita Capital, which is appeared as VC. The main department of described VC is located in the London. The company was established in Europe in United Kingdom.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4 partakers. Despite the Manzanita Capital, startups are often financed by Switch Ventures, Struck Capital, SoGal Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Thrive Capital, Lerer Hippeau, Forerunner Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Index Ventures, IVP (Institutional Venture Partners), SoGal Ventures.

The fund was created by William Fisher. The overall number of key employees were 4.

For fund there is no 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 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Women's, Retail. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Glossier, Unbound. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2014. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Online Portals
Sex Tech
07 Sep 2017 New York, New York, United States


Online Portals
Sex Tech
01 Aug 2017 New York, New York, United States


Personal Health
31 Dec 2014 New York, New York, United States

Into The Gloss

$8M17 Nov 2014 New York, New York, United States

$1M13 Aug 2014 New York, New York, United States


Personal Health
01 May 2013 Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China


01 Dec 2001 London, England, United Kingdom


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