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Telescope Investment

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Jeff Du


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Total investments 24
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 22
Lead investments 4
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Exits 1
Key employees 1

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • Fashion
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Home Decor
  • Machine Learning

The company was established in Asia in China. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Beijing.

This organization was formed by Jeff Du.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 23 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The high activity for fund was in 2017.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Furniture, Restaurants. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 1 and less years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - China. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Chaoneng Xiaohei, Beacon Education, Flowerplus

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Telescope Investment, startups are often financed by ZhenFund, Plum Ventures, Faxian Venture Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Tsing Ventures, Pros Partners, NewMargin Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Morningside Venture Capital, Shunwei Capital, Shanghai Innovital Capital Investment Management.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
02 Jul 2019 Siming, Fujian

Beacon Education

$5M28 Jun 2019 Beijing, China


01 Apr 2019 Shanghai, China


$463K13 Jun 2018 China, Zhejiang


$4M15 Nov 2017 Dongcheng District, Beijing, China

Chaomeng Data Company

Big Data
25 Sep 2017 China, Beijing


$3M04 Sep 2017 China, Beijing

Home Decor
$463K30 Aug 2017 China, Beijing


$5M28 Aug 2017 China, Zhejiang


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