Symantec Founded 1982
Founders Gary Hendrix
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Total investments 7
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$12M
Portfolio companies 7
Rounds per year 0.18
Lead investments 4
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.30
Exits -
Key employees -
Areas of investment
Computer
Cyber Security
Information Technology
Security
Summary

Symantec is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 1982. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Mountain View. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The fund was created by Gary Hendrix. We also calculated 5 valuable employees in our database.

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 exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Mobile, Network Security. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight LifeLock, Mocana, ClearPoint Metrics. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Symantec, startups are often financed by Greylock Partners, Shasta Ventures, Polaris Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are StarVest Partners, Greylock Partners, Southern Cross Venture Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by StarVest Partners, Atlas Venture, .406 Ventures.

The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2013. Opposing the other organizations, this Symantec works on 30 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 21 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The high activity for fund was in 2012.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Authentica
Business Information Systems
Content
Cyber Security
Software
Series C
8M10 Feb 2004 United States, Lexington
Veracode
Cyber Security
Enterprise Applications
Mobile
Security
Software
Series D
12M22 Jun 2021 Canada, Burlington
Veracode
Cyber Security
Enterprise Applications
Mobile
Security
Software
Series B
19M22 Jun 2021 Canada, Burlington
Mazu Networks
Information Technology
Professional Networking
Security
Software
Series C
12M13 Dec 2004 United Kingdom, Cambridge
Mazu Networks
Information Technology
Professional Networking
Security
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
7M07 Feb 2006 United Kingdom, Cambridge
LifeLock
Series D
40M05 Aug 2009
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