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TriplePoint Capital

TriplePoint Capital

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Headquarters Location

United States, Menlo Park

About

TriplePoint Capital is the renowned VC, which was created in 1987. The VC's location is in North America, United States. The primary office of this VC is located in Menlo Park.

This VC was founded by Jim Labe, Sajal Srivastava. Besides the listed founders, we have found 10 key employees of this fund in our database.

The usual method for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 other investors. Aside from TriplePoint Capital, start-ups are often funded by New Enterprise Associates, Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and 51 other funds. The fund often co-invests with Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Ben Narasin, overall with 36 funds from our list. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually supported by U.S. Venture Partners (USVP), Tiger Global Management, Kleiner Perkins, out of 52 investors from our database.

When TriplePoint Capital invests, the average start-up valuation is 100-500 millions dollars. This fund was the most active in 2011. Besides, in 2019 the fund was active. In terms of the fund's performance, this VC has 1 percentage points less exits when compared to other organizations. TriplePoint Capital is involved in 12 percentage points more than the average amount of lead investments when compared with other funds. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are most common for this fund. The most exits for the fund occurred in 2016. The fund typically enters into 2-6 deals annually.

Facebook, Revolut, Chegg are among the most popular portfolio start-ups of the fund. The fund has no an exact preference in the amount of founders of companies in its portfolio. If the applying start-up has 5+ founders, it is very unlikely that funding will be awarded. Moreover, a start-up needs to be 4-5 years old to get investment from this fund. The country of its foundation and the country of its most frequent investments coincides - United States. Besides this, the fund also invested in 3 other countries. We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as Social Media, Internet. In addition, there are 38 more industries where it has achieved success.

Year Founded

1987

Fund Activity

Operative

Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name: triplepointcapital.com; User name format in descending order of probability: first_initial last, first '.' last

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

100.0% of cases

Investments per Year [average amount of rounds in which fund participates each year]

1-3

Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

8.8% of cases

Average Multiplicator [the average ratio of the last valuation of portfolio startups to their total amount of financing raised]

x8.2

Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

6.5 years

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.3 out of 1

Number of Unicorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $1B]

4

Number of Decacorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $10B]

1

Number of Hectocorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $100B]

1

Number of Minotaurs [amount of portfolio companies, which raised more then $1B in total]

2

Funds Investing in Previous
Rounds

New Enterprise Associates, Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins

Funds Investing Together

Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins

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