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Founders Aref Abedi Aref Abedi James Pember Niklas de Besche


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Total investments 2
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 2
Rounds per year 0.25
Lead investments 0
Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Medical Device
  • Health Care
  • Health Diagnostics
  • Software
  • Enterprise Software

In 2013 was created Sparta, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Stockholm. The company was established in Europe in Sweden.

This organization was formed by Aref Abedi, Aref Abedi, James Pember, Niklas de Besche.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3 participants. Despite the Sparta, startups are often financed by Versant Ventures, Pinnacle Ventures, Catalyst Health Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Martin Ingemansson, Henrik Torstensson, Excelestar Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Catalyst Health Ventures, Almi Invest.

The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The high activity for fund was in 2014.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight SpaceOAR. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Health Care, Health Diagnostics.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Enterprise Software
Web Browsers
$118K23 Feb 2015 Stockholm County


Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Medical Device
$10M23 Jul 2014 Massachusetts, United States


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