Summit Partners Founded 1984
Founders Gregory Avis Roe Stamps Stephen Woodsum
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Total investments 296
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$21M
Portfolio companies 296
Rounds per year 8.00
Lead investments 84
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.08
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Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Grant
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
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Areas of investment
E-Commerce
Energy
FinTech
Hardware
Health Care
Information Technology
Life Science
Media and Entertainment
SaaS
Summary

In 1984 was created Summit Partners, which is appeared as VC. The main department of described VC is located in the Boston. The venture was found in North America in United States.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Summit Partners, startups are often financed by Rocket Internet, HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, TEV | Tengelmann Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kinnevik AB, Rocket Internet, TEV | Tengelmann Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Kinnevik AB, TEV | Tengelmann Ventures, Rocket Internet.

Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 3 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Opposing the other organizations, this Summit Partners works on 31 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 deals per year. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The top activity for fund was in 2013. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The typical startup value when the investment from Summit Partners is more than 1 billion dollars.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Information Technology, E-Commerce. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Uber, Infor, Avast. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The fund was created by E. Roe Stamps, Gregory Avis, Stephen Woodsum. Besides them, we counted 10 critical employees of this fund in our database.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
CDB Infotek
Information Services
Information Technology
Online Portals
Private Equity
09 Jul 1992 United States, Santa Ana
Akeneo
E-Commerce
Information Services
Product Management
Software
Series C
46M12 Sep 2019 France, Nantes
RightNow Technologies
CRM
Customer Service
Information Technology
Marketing
SaaS
Software
Series A
16M03 Jan 2000 United States, Bozeman
RiskIQ
Cyber Security
Enterprise Software
Internet
Mobile
Reputation
Risk Management
Security
Series D
15M04 Jun 2020 Panama, San Francisco
Westwing
E-Commerce
Home Decor
Interior Design
Retail
Private Equity
29M07 Jan 2015 Germany, Munich
THE ICONIC
E-Commerce
Fashion
Marketplace
Venture - Series Unknown
26M10 Jul 2013 Australia, Sydney
Red Points
Image Recognition
Intellectual Property
Legal
Marketplace
Security
Series C
38M02 Apr 2019 Spain, Barcelona
Immersive Labs
Cyber Security
Developer Platform
Developer Tools
Information Technology
Virtual Workforce
Series B
40M06 Nov 2019 United Kingdom, Bristol
Darktrace
Artificial Intelligence
Cyber Security
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Series D
75M11 Jul 2017 United Kingdom, Cambridge
MediaQ,Inc
Application Software
Application Specific Semiconductors
Mobile
Semiconductor
Software
Wireless
Series D
15M29 Jul 2002 United States, San Jose
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