Seedstars

Investor type Accelerator
Founders Adrien de Loes Michael Weber Pierre-Alain Masson

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Total investments 79
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$542K
Portfolio companies 66
Rounds per year 8.78
Lead investments 13
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.16
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • E-Commerce
  • Health Care
  • Information Technology
  • FinTech
Summary

In 2012 was created Seedstars, which is appeared as VC. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Geneva. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Switzerland.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the Seedstars, startups are often financed by Khalid AlHadlaq, 500 Startups. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Techstars, TURN8, Oman Technology Fund. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Omidyar Network, GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator, Vumela Fund.

The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The top activity for fund was in 2017. The typical startup value when the investment from Seedstars is 5-10 millions dollars. Deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars are the general things for fund. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 57 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Tanzania. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Jamii Africa, RedCapital Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Internet, Health Care.

The current fund was established by Adrien de Loes, Michael Weber, Pierre-Alain Masson.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

WorqHat

College Recruiting
Education
Information Technology
Internet
$98K18 Nov 2021 Pune, Maharashtra, India

POSRocket

Computer
Software
Staffing Agency
$5M04 Aug 2021 Amman, Amman, Jordan

Dastgyr Technologies

B2B
E-Commerce
Logistics
Marketplace
Retail
Wholesale
$3M25 Jul 2021 Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Chaka Technologies

Financial Exchanges
Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
Stock Exchanges
Trading Platform
$1M19 Jul 2021 Louisiana, United States

OlaClick (YC W21)

Food and Beverage
Information Technology
$1M18 Jul 2021 Lima, Lima, Peru

Luma Law

Information Services
Legal
Service Industry
$5K08 Jun 2021 South Africa, Gauteng, South Africa

Truck Lagbe

Automotive
E-Commerce
Hospitality
iOS
Logistics
Mobile
Travel
$5M01 Feb 2021 Dhaka, Dhaka Division, Bangladesh

Kludio

Brand Marketing
Food and Beverage
Food Delivery
$530K06 Oct 2020 Dhaka, Bangladesh

StudyFree

EdTech
Education
SaaS
Social Impact
$30K30 Sep 2020 San Francisco, California, United States
News
Nigerian investment platform Chaka secures $1.5M pre-seed after bagging country’s first SEC license

– Robinhood, a stock trading platform, raised $363m funding.
– The pre-seed round was led by Breyer Capital, while 4DX Ventures, Golden Palm Investments, Future Africa, Seedstars, and Musha Ventures participated.
– Robinhood plans to use the funding to expand its product offerings and grow its team.

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