VentureFriends Founded 2016
Founders Apostolos Apostolakis George Dimopoulos
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Total investments 35
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$9M
Portfolio companies 33
Rounds per year 6.60
Lead investments 3
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.23
Exits 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed
Areas of investment
E-Commerce
Financial Services
Marketing
Software
Telecommunications
Summary

VentureFriends is the famous VC, which was founded in 2016. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Greece. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Athens.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight AdEspresso, accusonus, Douleutaras. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Greece. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Real Estate, Internet.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the VentureFriends, startups are often financed by Openfund, Apostolos Apostolakis, PJ Tech Catalyst. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are IQbility, PJ Tech Catalyst, Openfund. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Openfund, Jabbar Internet Group, WestCap.

The real fund results show that this VC is 28 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The top activity for fund was in 2016. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. Comparing to the other companies, this VentureFriends performs on 27 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. When the investment is from VentureFriends the average startup value is 10-50 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year.

The current fund was established by Apostolos Apostolakis, George Dimopoulos. The overall number of key employees were 2.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Belvo
Banking
Developer APIs
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Early Stage Venture
43M01 Jun 2021 Mexico, Mexico City
Seed
200M20 May 2021
Huspy
Financial Services
Seed
12 Apr 2021 United Arab Emirates, " United Arab Emirates"}
Tabas
Hospitality
Property Management
Real Estate
Rental
Rental Property
Seed
1M01 Mar 2021 Brazil, São Paulo
BibeCoffee
Big Data
Coffee
Hardware
Internet of Things
Software
Seed
1M30 Oct 2020 Greece, Athens
Influ2
Ad Targeting
Advertising
B2B
Brand Marketing
Digital Marketing
Enterprise Software
Lead Generation
Marketing
Marketing Automation
SaaS
Social Media Advertising
Seed
3M24 Sep 2020 United States, New York
byrd
E-Commerce
Logistics
Supply Chain Management
Early Stage Venture
5M30 Jul 2020 Austria, Vienna
Plum Fintech
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Venture - Series Unknown
10M21 Jul 2020 United Kingdom, London
Belvo
Banking
Developer APIs
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Seed
10M29 May 2020 Mexico, Mexico City
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