Serra Ventures Founded 1998
Founders Dennis Beard Rob Schultz Steve Beck Tim Hoerr
Overview
Portfolio analytics
Team
Investments
News & Media
Add fund to favorites
info
Save this fund for later to form your own custom list of funds
This summary is composed by our algorithm based on the analysis of the deals. If you think that some of this information is not accurate, please let us know about it and provide any supporting evidences if possible. Such cases will be analyzed by our ML-algorithm and implemented in our database, which will improve this summary.
Total investments 67
Average round size
info
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$1M
Portfolio companies 67
Rounds per year 2.91
Lead investments 19
Follow on index
info
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.58
Exits -
Key employees -
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Areas of investment
Agriculture
Information Technology
Venture Capital
Summary

Serra Ventures appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1998. The venture was found in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Champaign.

This organization was formed by Dennis Beard, Rob Schultz, Steve Beck, Tim Hoerr. The overall number of key employees were 4.

The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The average startup value when the investment from Serra Ventures is 1-5 millions dollars. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 13-24 deals per year. The top activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Comparing to the other companies, this Serra Ventures performs on 24 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The real fund results show that this VC is 6 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Blooma, 640 Labs, Earshot. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Health Care, Medical Device. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the Serra Ventures, startups are often financed by Illinois Ventures, Village Global, Flyover Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Illinois Ventures, Flyover Capital, Cultivation Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Flyover Capital, Cultivation Capital, National Institutes of Health.

Read more
Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Rithmio
Embedded Software
Machine Learning
Software
Wearables
Seed
650K25 Sep 2014 United States, Chicago
Persio
Advertising
Marketing
Mobile
SaaS
Series A
2M16 Feb 2015 United States, Chicago
TimeDoc Health
Health Care
Information Technology
Medical
Convertible Note
20 Jan 2020 United States, Chicago
Earshot
CRM
Local
Mobile
Mobile Advertising
Real Time
Social Media Management
Social Media Marketing
Seed
1M16 Jun 2014 United States, Chicago
Tillable
Big Data
E-Commerce
Internet
Marketplace
Software
Series A
8M07 Feb 2019 United States, Chicago
SNOOZ
Consumer Electronics
E-Commerce
Hardware
Wellness
Seed
1M31 Oct 2019 United States, Las Vegas
Reconstruct
Computer Vision
Construction
Infrastructure
SaaS
Seed
850K16 Sep 2016 United States, Menlo Park
Diagnostic Photonics
Biotechnology
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Series A
12 Aug 2011
Network Perception
Analytics
Information Technology
Infrastructure
Network Security
Security
Seed
2M16 Dec 2020 United States, Chicago
Phi Optics
Hardware
Health Diagnostics
Seed
250K06 Nov 2013 United States, Champaign
Review
  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Do you want more?
We provide dozens of additional datapoints about this fund.
Sign up and get access to full fund profile and advanced analysis.
Full team
Industries heatmap
Stages heatmap
Georgaphy breakdown
Coinvestors
Portfolio analysis
Performance indexes
Latest highlights
Unlock all data
Do you represent Serra Ventures?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: