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W Capital Partners

Investor type Private Equity Firm


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Total investments 33
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 25
Rounds per year 1.57
Lead investments 10
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 14
Key employees 7
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Marketing
  • SaaS
  • Advertising
  • Information Technology

W Capital Partners appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2001. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Pandora, MINDBODY, FreshDirect. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Internet, Computer. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 11-15 years to get the investment from the fund.

Besides them, we counted 7 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5 partakers. Despite the W Capital Partners, startups are often financed by Selby Venture Partners, Sapphire Ventures, Kleiner Perkins. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kleiner Perkins, Selby Venture Partners, Lehman Brothers. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Kleiner Perkins, GGV Capital, Walden Venture Capital.

The high activity for fund was in 2009. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The real fund results show that this VC is 8 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Opposing the other organizations, this W Capital Partners works on 3 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Affiliate Marketing
Business Development
Information Technology
Technical Support
$100M27 Apr 2022 Santa Barbara, California, United States


Information Technology
14 Jan 2021 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Professional Services
Project Management
$280M13 Mar 2019 Lehi, Utah, United States


Financial Services
$4M01 Jan 2018 Lawrenceville, New Jersey, United States


Mobile Apps
$42M14 Nov 2016 New York, New York, United States


Food and Beverage
Organic Food
$189M26 Sep 2016 New York, United States

Consumer Goods
Information Technology
Internet of Things
$4M20 Jan 2016 Hong Kong

ReadWrite Labs

Internet of Things
$4M18 Jan 2016 San Francisco, California, United States

Ravn Air Group

Air Transportation
03 Aug 2015 Anchorage, Alaska, United States


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