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Investor type Micro VC
Founders Phil McCaw


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Total investments 24
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 23
Rounds per year 1.00
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 5
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Enterprise Software
  • SaaS
  • Information Technology

In 1998 was created Movac, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in Australia. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Wellington.

The current fund was established by Phil McCaw.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Movac, startups are often financed by Square Peg Capital, Milford Asset Management, Craig Winkler. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Valar Ventures, TE Connectivity, Square Peg Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Sparkbox Ventures, Samsung Ventures, Enterprise Angels.

The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. The high activity for fund was in 2013. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017. This Movac works on 14 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The real fund results show that this VC is 3 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.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Timely, PowerbyProxi, Unleashed Software Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get 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 - New Zealand. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Cloud Computing, SaaS.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


05 Jul 2022 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand


Information Technology
$6M22 Jun 2022 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand


Food and Beverage
$2M21 Mar 2022 Palmerston North, Wellington, New Zealand


Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Medical Device
$16M02 Mar 2022 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand


Artificial Intelligence
Business Intelligence
Enterprise Software
Real Time
$20M08 Dec 2021 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand


Machine Learning
$2M08 Sep 2021 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand


Financial Services
$31M30 Aug 2021 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Information Technology
$6M04 May 2021 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Myia Labs

Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
Machine Learning
26 Jan 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


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