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Piton Capital

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Andrin Bachmann Greg Lockwood


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Total investments 100
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 47
Rounds per year 8.33
Lead investments 16
Follow on index
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Exits 10
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Marketplace
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Software
  • SaaS

Piton Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2010. The company was established in Europe in United Kingdom. The main office of represented VC is situated in the London.

This Piton Capital works on 15 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 5 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The high activity for fund was in 2015. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 investment rounds annually. The typical startup value when the investment from Piton Capital is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Piton Capital, startups are often financed by Cherry Ventures, RTAventures VC, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Cherry Ventures, Vostok New Ventures, RTAventures VC. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Target Global, RTAventures VC, MMC Ventures.

The current fund was established by Andrin Bachmann, Greg Lockwood. Besides them, we counted 3 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Enterprise Software, Marketplace. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Auto1 Group, ManoMano, Booksy.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Information Services
Information Technology
Trading Platform
28 Sep 2022 Munich, Bavaria, Germany


$5M28 Jun 2022 Athens, Attica, Greece


Health Care
Human Resources
$15M28 Mar 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


Information Services
$36M17 Mar 2022 Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil


$8M10 Feb 2022 Ljubljana, Ljubljana Urban Commune, Slovenia


Credit Cards
Debit Cards
Financial Services
Information Technology
Mobile Payments
Point of Sale
Transaction Processing
$55M03 Feb 2022 Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca, Colombia


Food and Beverage
Food Delivery
$130M17 Dec 2021 London, England, United Kingdom


Food and Beverage
Food Processing
Supply Chain Management
$1M01 Aug 2021 Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland

Patient 21

Health Care
$56M01 Jun 2021 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


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