Norwest Venture Partners Founded 1961
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Total investments 236
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$21M
Portfolio companies 236
Rounds per year 3.93
Lead investments 143
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.40
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Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
Areas of investment
B2B
Consumer
Finance
Financial Services
Health Care
Venture Capital
Summary

Norwest Venture Partners appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1961. The company was established in North America in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Palo Alto.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Norwest Venture Partners, startups are often financed by Spark Capital, Slow Ventures, Greylock Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Shlomo Kramer, Sequoia Capital India, Sapphire Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tenaya Capital, IVP (Institutional Venture Partners), DCM Ventures.

We also calculated 26 valuable employees in our database.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Software, E-Commerce. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Lending Club, Rackspace, Jet.com Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The high activity for fund was in 2019. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 16 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Comparing to the other companies, this Norwest Venture Partners performs on 8 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2014. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. When the investment is from Norwest Venture Partners the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund is generally included in 25-48 deals every year.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Authentica
Business Information Systems
Content
Cyber Security
Software
Series C
8M10 Feb 2004 United States, Lexington
Apigee
Cloud Data Services
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
60M29 Apr 2014 United States, San Jose
Apigee
Cloud Data Services
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet
Software
Series F
35M31 Jul 2013 United States, San Jose
Apigee
Cloud Data Services
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet
Software
Series A
12M01 Apr 2005 United States, San Jose
Apigee
Cloud Data Services
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet
Software
Series E
20M24 Jul 2012 United States, San Jose
SolarEdge Technologies
Energy
Renewable Energy
Solar
Series B
23M28 Feb 2009 Israel, Herzliya
VanMoof
Consumer
Consumer Goods
Electric Vehicle
Outdoors
Series B
40M16 Sep 2020 Netherlands, Amsterdam
Simpplr
Collaboration
Enterprise Software
Human Resources
Information Technology
Software
Series B
8M02 Mar 2018 United States, Redwood City
Simpplr
Collaboration
Enterprise Software
Human Resources
Information Technology
Software
Series B
5M07 Jun 2019 United States, Redwood City
VAST Data
Computer
Data Storage
Software
Series C
100M16 Apr 2020 United States, New York
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