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Sports Investment Partners

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 9
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 8
Rounds per year 0.82
Lead investments 2
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 4
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Digital Media
  • Sports
  • Information Services (B2C)
  • Advertising
  • Social Content

Sports Investment Partners appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2010. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom. The main office of represented VC is situated in the London.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight GameOn, Umbel, Supponor. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United Kingdom. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Publishing, Advertising.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Sports Investment Partners, startups are often financed by Knight Enterprise Fund, XG Ventures, Wei Hopeman. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are XG Ventures, Steve Norall, Snoop Dogg. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Skystar Capital, RHL Ventures, Quest Venture Partners.

The overall number of key employees were 1.

Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The real fund results show that this VC is 9 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. Comparing to the other companies, this Sports Investment Partners performs on 4 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The high activity for fund was in 2016.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Player LENS

Information Technology
$500K27 Nov 2017 England


Health Care
07 Nov 2017 England

GameOn Technology

Digital Media
Social Media
$2M14 Jul 2016 San Francisco, California, United States


Augmented Reality
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Digital Media
Information Services (B2C)
Social Content
$10M29 Apr 2016 England


Big Data
Digital Media
Media and Entertainment
$25M18 Nov 2015 Austin, Texas, United States


21 Jul 2015 County Dublin

Brave Bison

Content Creators
Content Delivery Network
Content Discovery
Content Syndication
Digital Media
Video on Demand
Video Streaming
20 Nov 2013 England


Augmented Reality
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Digital Media
Information Services (B2C)
Social Content
$17M08 Jun 2012 England

Arena Events Group plc

Event Management
Service Industry
$22M14 Feb 2012 England


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