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Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Mathieu Boillet Su00e9bastien Sassolas


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Total investments 44
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 35
Rounds per year 1.91
Lead investments 11
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 14
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • Health Care
  • Medical
  • Internet

ODYSSEE VENTURE is the famous VC, which was founded in 1999. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Paris. The company was established in Europe in France.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the ODYSSEE VENTURE, startups are often financed by Societe Generale Asset Management, Ventech, Groupe Siparex. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Societe Generale Asset Management, OTC Asset Management, Ventech. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Societe Generale Asset Management, Innovation Capital, Index Ventures.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Ekinops, Scaled Risk, GymGlish. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Big Data, Cloud Computing. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - France. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 7 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The high activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Comparing to the other companies, this ODYSSEE VENTURE performs on 10 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2013.

The fund was created by Mathieu Boillet, Su00e9bastien Sassolas. We also calculated 4 valuable employees in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Clinical Trials
Health Care
Medical Device
$82M02 Jun 2022 Grenoble, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France


Artificial Intelligence
$11M10 Mar 2022 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Data Integration
Data Visualization
Developer APIs
Enterprise Software
Internet of Things
Smart Cities
$25M10 Jan 2022 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Business Development
Information Technology
$5M04 Mar 2021 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Health Care
$1M12 Oct 2020 France, Normandy


$1M04 Sep 2020 France, Ile-de-France


Clinical Trials
Health Care
Medical Device
$36M02 Dec 2019 Grenoble, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France


Mobile Apps
$2M04 Oct 2019 France, Ile-de-France


Test and Measurement
$5M01 Jul 2019 France, Ile-de-France


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