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Silver Lake Waterman

Investor type Venture Capital


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Total investments 35
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 31
Rounds per year 1.52
Lead investments 9
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 3

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Enterprise Software
  • SaaS
  • Analytics
  • Information Technology

The main department of described VC is located in the Menlo Park. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

Comparing to the other companies, this Silver Lake Waterman performs on 6 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars. The average startup value when the investment from Silver Lake Waterman is more than 1 billion dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2016. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 34 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Information Technology, Enterprise Software. 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 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight SnapLogic, OneLogin, Demandbase.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the Silver Lake Waterman, startups are often financed by Scale Venture Partners, Morgenthaler Ventures, Intel Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Scale Venture Partners, Redpoint, Morgenthaler Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Vitruvian Partners, Triangle Peak Partners, Top Tier Capital Partners.

Besides them, we counted 3 critical employees of this fund in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
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$167M15 Jun 2022 Los Angeles, California, United States


Call Center
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Enterprise Software
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$83M14 Jun 2022 Santa Barbara, California, United States

Conductor Technology

Credit Cards
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$110M12 May 2022 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Movable Ink

Content Marketing
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$55M28 Apr 2022 New York, New York, United States


Asset Management
Cloud Security
Cyber Security
Information Technology
Network Security
$200M08 Mar 2022 New York, New York, United States


Corporate Training
Human Resources
$200M21 Oct 2021 New York, New York, United States


Big Data
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
$150M22 Sep 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


Advertising Platforms
Brand Marketing
Enterprise Software
Social Media
Social Media Marketing
$40M14 Sep 2021 California, United States


Brand Marketing
Email Marketing
Marketing Automation
$125M05 Aug 2021 New York, New York, United States
WestCap and Peter Thiel-backed FLYR Labs closes $150M Series C

– FLYR Labs, a deep learning platform for airlines, raised $150m in Series C funding.
– The funding round was led by WestCap, with participation from Silver Lake Waterman, WndrCo, as well as Peter Thiel, Streamlined Ventures, JetBlue Technology Ventures and Gopher Asset Management.
– The company plans to use the funding to grow its core business and expand into other verticals.

CreatorIQ Raises $40 Million In New Capital To Further Accelerate Its Global Influencer Marketing Software Leadership Position

– CreatorIQ, the trusted platform used by global brands like AB InBev, Disney, Sephora and Unilever, announced a new funding round by existing investors TVC Capital, Kayne Partners Fund, Affinity Group, and Unilever Ventures. Silver Lake Waterman also joined the round as a new investor.
– The new investment brings the company’s total capital raised to over $80 million.
– CreatorIQ – the trusted platform used by global brands like AB InBev, Disney, Sephora and Unilever – will use the funding to further accelerate the leadership position of its Creator Intelligence Cloud, with a focus on e-commerce and measurement.


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