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Next Wave Impact

Investor type Angel Group
Founders Alicia Robb


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Total investments 23
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 16
Rounds per year 3.29
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Education
  • EdTech
  • Health Care
  • Marketplace

Next Wave Impact appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2015. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Denver. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight ConnXus, Joylux. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Therapeutics, Water.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Next Wave Impact, startups are often financed by VilCap Investments, Techstars Ventures, Impact America Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Omidyar Network, Voqal, VilCap Investments. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by VilCap Investments, Techstars, Tech Coast Angels.

This organization was formed by Alicia Robb.

Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The high activity for fund was in 2019. Opposing the other organizations, this Next Wave Impact works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The real fund results show that this VC is 14 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The average startup value when the investment from Next Wave Impact is 5-10 millions dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


College Recruiting
Human Resources
$2M02 Apr 2021 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Stony Creek Colors

$9M01 Mar 2021 Tennessee, United States


Clean Energy
Energy Efficiency
Energy Management
Smart Cities
$11M06 Oct 2020 New York, United States


Clean Energy
$3M01 Jul 2020 Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States


Charter Schools
$5M11 Mar 2020 Frisco, Texas, United States


Health Care
$2M03 Dec 2019 Atlanta, Georgia, United States


College Recruiting
Human Resources
$1M10 Sep 2019 United States, Washington


Consumer Electronics
Health Care
$3M06 Sep 2019 United States, Seattle


Information Technology
Supply Chain Management
01 Jul 2019 Ohio, United States


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