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Symbiotics Group

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Vincent Dufresne


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Total investments 19
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 16
Rounds per year 1.06
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 7
Stages of investment
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Finance
  • Small and Medium Businesses
  • Energy

Symbiotics Group appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2004. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Geneva. The company was established in Europe in Switzerland.

We also calculated 7 valuable employees in our database.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 47 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2018.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight KIWI, Myanmar Finance International Limited. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Micro Lending, FinTech. For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Germany.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the Symbiotics Group, startups are often financed by Energy Access Ventures, Vulcan Capital, Total Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are investiere | Verve Capital Partners, Polytech Ventures, FMO. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Yoma Bank.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Aye Finance

Financial Services
Small and Medium Businesses
$8M21 Sep 2022 Gurugram, Haryana, India


Financial Services
Mobile Apps
$10M08 Aug 2022 Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana

Wave Mobile Money

Financial Services
Mobile Payments
$106M07 Jul 2022 Dakar, Dakar, Senegal

MFS Africa

Financial Services
Mobile Payments
14 Jun 2022 South Africa, Gauteng, South Africa


Financial Services
Online Portals
Small and Medium Businesses
$5M01 Jun 2022 Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

Equity Group Holdings

Financial Services
Media and Entertainment
$165M10 May 2022 Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya


Car Sharing
Financial Services
Web Development
$17M20 Dec 2021 Kampala, Central Region, Uganda


Financial Services
Online Portals
Small and Medium Businesses
$5M23 Sep 2021 Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia


Financial Services
$4M30 Jul 2021 Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


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