Wavemaker Partners Founded 2003
Founders David Siemer Eric Manlunas Paul Santos
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Total investments 424
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$2M
Portfolio companies 186
Rounds per year 10.33
Lead investments 12
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.28
Exits 43
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed
Areas of investment
E-Commerce
Enterprise
Marketing
Mobile
Software
Summary

In 2003 was created Wavemaker Partners, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in Singapore. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Singapore.

Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Software, Enterprise Software. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight DigitalGlobe, MINDBODY, SHIFT.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Wavemaker Partners, startups are often financed by Tech Coast Angels, Y Combinator, DFJ. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Draper Associates, Double M Partners, Canyon Creek Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by 500 Startups, Tech Coast Angels, Sequoia Capital India.

The important activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is generally included in 13-24 deals every year. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The real fund results show that this VC is 2 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. Comparing to the other companies, this Wavemaker Partners performs on 20 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The average startup value when the investment from Wavemaker Partners is 5-10 millions dollars.

This organization was formed by David Siemer, Eric Manlunas, Paul Santos. Besides them, we counted 4 critical employees of this fund in our database.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Eezee
Aerospace
Civil Engineering
Construction
E-Commerce Platforms
Industrial Engineering
Procurement
Supply Chain Management
Seed
25 May 2021 Singapore, Singapore
Seed
3M29 Apr 2021
Glints
Employment
Human Resources
Online Portals
Recruiting
Late Stage Venture
22M05 Apr 2021 Singapore, Singapore
Skycatch
Artificial Intelligence
Cloud Data Services
Drones
Machine Learning
Robotics
Software
Late Stage Venture
25M25 Mar 2021 United States, San Francisco
Atomionics
Navigation
Sensor
Seed
23 Mar 2021 Singapore, Singapore
Bifrost
Seed
01 Mar 2021 Singapore, Singapore
Bazaar Technologies
B2B
E-Commerce
Marketplace
Retail
Seed
6M19 Jan 2021 Pakistan, Karachi
Longève Brands
Consumer Goods
Food and Beverage
Seed
5M13 Jan 2021 United States, Irvine
MicroSec
Automotive
Autonomous Vehicles
Cyber Security
Industrial Automation
Information Technology
Internet of Things
Security
Smart Cities
Early Stage Venture
12 Jan 2021 Singapore, Singapore
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Indonesian B2B marketplace GudangAda raises more than $100M in new funding
– GudangAda, a Jakarta-based marketplace that brings wholesalers closer to retail stores and other buyers, announced it has closed a Series B of more than $100 million. – The company says the round was oversubscribed, passing its initial target of $75 million. – The funding was led by Asia Partners and Falcon Edge, with participation from Sequoia Capital India, Alpha JWC and Wavemaker Partners. – This brings GudangAda’s total raised so far to about $135 million. – Its last funding was a $25.4 million... Read more
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