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NW Brown Ventures



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Total investments 5
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 5
Rounds per year 0.11
Lead investments 0
Exits 2
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Software
  • Hardware
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecommunications

In 1974 was created NW Brown Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Cambridge.

The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Infrastructure, Software. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Nujira, Spikes Cavell & Co, Procarta Biosystems For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United Kingdom.

The high activity for fund was in 2007. Comparing to the other companies, this NW Brown Ventures performs on 11 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2015. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the NW Brown Ventures, startups are often financed by Simon Murdoch, UK Innovation & Science Seed Fund, Iceni Seedcorn Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Midven, Newable Private Investing, London Seed Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Amadeus Capital Partners, UK Innovation & Science Seed Fund, Morningside Group.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Short Fuze

$1M12 Mar 2007 Cambridge, England, United Kingdom


$7M01 Aug 2005 United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom


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Total investments 5
Average round size 2M
Rounds per year 0.11
Peak activity year 2007
Lead investments 0
Exits 2
Group Appearance index 1.00

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Short Fuze

$1M12 Mar 2007 Cambridge, England, United Kingdom


$7M01 Aug 2005 United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom
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