Close Many team members at Unicorn Nest are Ukrainians affected by Russian aggression. We do our best to solve any issues and answer your questions in the shortest possible time frames but some delays are possible.

NIST

Founders Judith Terrill William George

Overview

Unlock datapoints

Portfolio analytics

Team

Investments

News & Media

Add fund to favorites
info
Save this fund for later to form your own custom list of funds
This summary is composed by our algorithm based on the analysis of the deals. If you think that some of this information is not accurate, please let us know about it and provide any supporting evidences if possible. Such cases will be analyzed by our ML-algorithm and implemented in our database, which will improve this summary.

Looking for a perfect list of funds?

Get recommendations from our smart algorithm

Get the list
Total investments 11
Average round size
info
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$1M
Portfolio companies 9
Rounds per year 0.09
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
info
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.18
Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Biotechnology
  • Manufacturing
Summary

NIST is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 1901. The company was established in North America in United States. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Gaithersburg.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Biopharma, Robotics. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Voxel51, Origen Therapeutics, Isto Technologies. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The current fund was established by Judith Terrill, William George.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1 partaker. Despite the NIST, startups are often financed by National Science Foundation, Wakefield Group, Firelake Capital Management. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Pappas Ventures, New Enterprise Associates, Morningside Group.

The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 0 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The top activity for fund was in 2001. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this NIST performs on 11 percentage points more the average number of lead investments.

Read more

Related Funds

Funds investing in previous rounds
These funds often invest in the rounds preceeding the rounds of NIST:
Typical Co-investors
NIST is more likely to invest in rounds together with the following funds:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.
Funds investing in following rounds
These funds have a tendency to invest in the following rounds after NIST:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.

Look at other 50 related and similar funds Collapse list
Fund NameLocation
Accordance Ventures LP. -
AET Japan, Kanagawa Prefecture, Kawasaki
Cross Pacific Capital Partners British Columbia, Canada, Vancouver
Dvara KGFS Chennai, India, Tamil Nadu
Eastham Capital -
ENRICH Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Gentex Carbondale, Illinois, United States
Guochuang Medical China, Shanghai
Haselmeier Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, Stuttgart
Hevella Capital Germany, Hamburg, Hamburg
Immobiliare.it Italy, Lazio, Rome
Mitchell D Kapor Trust -
MKS Ventures Canada, Ontario, Toronto
OhioHealth Columbus, Ohio, United States
Opea Holding -
Optiverder Delft, The Netherlands, Zuid-Holland
Sphera Corporation Colorado, Denver, United States
Spicehaus Partners Switzerland, Zug, Zug
XL Innovate California, Menlo Park, United States
YMG Capital Management Canada, Ontario, Toronto

Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Apollo AI

Facial Recognition
First Aid
GovTech
Law Enforcement
Public Safety
SaaS
Smart Cities
Software
Virtual Assistant
$5K18 Aug 2022 Georgia, United States

BadVR

Analytics
Augmented Reality
Big Data
Data Visualization
Virtual Reality
$1M01 Jun 2021 Los Angeles, California, United States

Robotic Materials

Artificial Intelligence
Industrial Automation
Machine Learning
Manufacturing
Productivity Tools
Robotics
$400K15 Sep 2020 Boulder, Colorado, United States

Facial Recognition
First Aid
GovTech
Law Enforcement
Public Safety
SaaS
Smart Cities
Software
Virtual Assistant
$27K01 Oct 2019 Georgia, United States

Applied NanoFluorescence

Manufacturing
Nanotechnology
Optical Communication
01 Sep 2019 Houston, Texas, United States

Robotic Materials

Artificial Intelligence
Industrial Automation
Machine Learning
Manufacturing
Productivity Tools
Robotics
$100K15 Jul 2019 Boulder, Colorado, United States

Voxel51

Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Computer Vision
Machine Learning
Software
$1M26 Oct 2018 Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

OmniVis

Biotechnology
Health Care
Humanitarian
Information Technology
Software
$225K25 Jun 2018 South San Francisco, California, United States

Spectronn

Cloud Computing
Network Security
Wireless
$650K01 Jun 2017 New Jersey, United States

Review

  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Do you want more?
We provide dozens of additional datapoints about this fund.
Sign up and get access to full fund profile and advanced analysis.
Full team
Industries heatmap
Stages heatmap
Georgaphy breakdown
Coinvestors
Portfolio analysis
Performance indexes
Latest highlights
Unlock all data
Do you represent NIST?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!

Wait!
You can raise money with us faster

Get matched with relevant funds

Find decision makers data

Connect with investors by email

Remind me later
...and save more than 200 hours*
*-Our recommendation and outreach system saves up to 200 hours of founder time on fundraising for seed and series A+ startups
We use LinkedIn only to verify your account. We don't import or message your contacts, nor post on your behalf.
By creating an account, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: