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The Hive

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Sumant Mandal T.M. Ravi


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Total investments 23
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 18
Rounds per year 2.30
Lead investments 2
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 2

Areas of investment

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Analytics
  • Big Data

In 2012 was created The Hive, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Palo Alto. The venture was found in North America in United States.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. 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 exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 1 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Advertising, Analytics. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight, Flutura Solutions, Staq..

The important activity for fund was in 2015. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 2 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. Comparing to the other companies, this The Hive performs on 7 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year.

This organization was formed by Sumant Mandal, T.M. Ravi.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the The Hive, startups are often financed by March Capital Partners, AllegisCyber, Steltec Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are March Capital Partners, AllegisCyber, Steltec Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by March Capital Partners, AllegisCyber, Strategic Cyber Ventures.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
$5M27 Jun 2022 Palo Alto, California, United States


Credit Cards
Financial Services
Point of Sale
Virtual Currency
$190M11 May 2021 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Glide Health

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Information Technology
Machine Learning
15 Mar 2020 Palo Alto, California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
04 Feb 2019 Palo Alto, California, United States


Business Development
Email Marketing
Local Business
$671K01 Jan 2019 Haryana


Business Development
Email Marketing
Local Business
$662K17 Apr 2018 Gurugram, Haryana, India

Artificial Intelligence
$2M15 Mar 2018 Palo Alto, California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Service Industry
Technical Support
$11M30 Jan 2018 California, United States

Augmented Pixels

3D Technology
Augmented Reality
Computer Vision
Indoor Positioning
Mapping Services
Virtual Reality
$700K01 May 2017 Palo Alto, California, United States


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