Start-Up Chile

Investor type Accelerator
Founders Charles Van Norman Nicolu00e1s Shea


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Total investments 935
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 861
Rounds per year 77.92
Lead investments 79
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 25
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Education
  • Information Technology

Start-Up Chile is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 2010. The fund was located in South America if to be more exact in Chile. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Santiago.

The fund was created by Charles Van Norman, Nicolu00e1s Shea. The overall number of key employees were 2.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Start-Up Chile, startups are often financed by 500 Startups, Wayra, U.S. Department of Agriculture. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are NXTP Labs, CORFO, Techstars. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by SOSV, Parallel18, Mountain Nazca.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are E-Commerce, Social Media. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight CoContest (GoPillar), Tutum, GlampingHub. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

Opposing the other organizations, this Start-Up Chile works on 27 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The average startup value when the investment from Start-Up Chile is 1-5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in more than 49 investment rounds annually. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 13 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2012. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 50-100 thousands dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$12K01 Apr 2022 -


$13K18 Jan 2022 New York, New York, United States


Information Technology
$12K14 Jan 2022 Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

Digital Experience Solution

Artificial Intelligence
$12K15 Sep 2021 Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile

$12K01 Sep 2021 -


Food and Beverage
Food Processing
21 Aug 2021 -

Nife Labs Pte Ltd

Information Technology
$15K08 Aug 2021 Singapore, Central, Singapore

$13K01 Aug 2021 Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile


Information Technology
$35K23 Jul 2021 Tampa, Florida, United States


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