Close Many team members at Unicorn Nest are Ukrainians affected by Russian aggression. We do our best to solve any issues and answer your questions in the shortest possible time frames but some delays are possible.

Stark Investments

Investor type Private Equity Firm

Overview

Unlock datapoints

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 4
Average round size
info
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$41M
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.13
Lead investments 1
Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy
  • Fossil Fuels
  • Internet
  • Publishing
Summary

Stark Investments is the famous VC, which was founded in 1992. The venture was found in North America in United States. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Milwaukee.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the Stark Investments, startups are often financed by The Carlyle Group, Delphi Ventures, Venture Investors. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Venture Investors, The Carlyle Group, Panasonic Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Polaris Partners, The Coca-Cola Company, The Carlyle Group.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight PixelOptics, Heavy. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Medical, Health Care.

The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The top activity for fund was in 2005. This Stark Investments works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations.

Read more

Related Funds

Funds investing in previous rounds
These funds often invest in the rounds preceeding the rounds of Stark Investments:
Typical Co-investors
Stark Investments is more likely to invest in rounds together with the following funds:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.
Funds investing in following rounds
These funds have a tendency to invest in the following rounds after Stark Investments:
There are no funds here. If we find new data, we will add it here.

Look at other 50 related and similar funds Collapse list
Fund NameLocation
Bohai Leasing Beijing, Beijing, China
Chan Wanich -
Daoming Optics & Chemical China, Yongkang, Zhejiang
Fifty-Second Celebration -
Hewlett-Packard California, Palo Alto, United States
HMC Capital Chile, Region Metropolitana, Santiago
Huake Caifu Touzi Beijing, China, Haidian
Intersect Capital California, San Ramon, United States
JS Corp Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea
LEGO Innovation Investment Fund -
Mando Coperation -
Miura Co.,Ltd. Ehime Prefecture, Japan, Matsuyama
OPUS360 New York, New York, United States
Penske Automotive Group Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States
Shunwei Foundation Beijing, Beijing, China
Sinclair Digital Ventures Seattle, United States, Washington
Springtide Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
True Digital Group Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
Volcano Capital New York, New York, United States
Whittier Ventures Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

PixelOptics

Eyewear
Health Care
Manufacturing
Medical
Medical Device
$30M23 Oct 2008 Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Imperium Renewables

Clean Energy
Industrial
Renewable Energy
$113M08 Dec 2007 Seattle, Washington, United States

Virent Energy Systems

Energy
Fossil Fuels
Renewable Energy
$21M07 Sep 2007 Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Heavy Inc.

Ad Network
Content
Digital Entertainment
Digital Media
Internet
Journalism
Media and Entertainment
News
Publishing
21 Dec 2005 New York, New York, United States

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 Stark Investments?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!

Wait!
You can raise money with us faster

Get matched with relevant funds

Find decision makers data

Connect with investors by email

Remind me later
...and save more than 200 hours*
*-Our recommendation and outreach system saves up to 200 hours of founder time on fundraising for seed and series A+ startups
We use LinkedIn only to verify your account. We don't import or message your contacts, nor post on your behalf.
By creating an account, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: