White Star Capital Founded 2007
Founders Christian Hernandez Eric Martineau-Fortin Jean-Francois Marcoux
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Total investments 48
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$12M
Portfolio companies 48
Rounds per year 3.43
Lead investments 21
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.33
Exits -
Key employees -
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Areas of investment
Finance
Financial Services
Venture Capital
Summary

White Star Capital appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2007. The main office of represented VC is situated in the New York. The company was established in North America in United States.

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 some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Artificial Intelligence, Apps. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Dollar Shave Club, Meero, KeyMe.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 participants. Despite the White Star Capital, startups are often financed by ff Venture Capital, Real Ventures, Ravin Gandhi. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Real Ventures, Portag3 Ventures, Global Founders Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Real Ventures, iNovia Capital, ff Venture Capital.

The top activity for fund was in 2019. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. Opposing the other organizations, this White Star Capital works on 18 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. When the investment is from White Star Capital the average startup value is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 14 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017.

The current fund was established by Christian Hernandez, Eric Martineau-Fortin, Jean-Francois Marcoux. We also calculated 6 valuable employees in our database.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Aire
Credit
FinTech
Venture - Series Unknown
2M03 Oct 2016 United Kingdom, Westminster
Aire
Credit
FinTech
Venture - Series Unknown
3M30 Jan 2016 United Kingdom, Westminster
The Family
Financial Services
Funding Platform
Venture Capital
Venture - Series Unknown
1000K23 May 2014 France, Paris
Freshly
E-Commerce
Food Delivery
Internet
Seed
01 Jul 2013 United States, New York
mxHero
Cloud Storage
Email
Enterprise Software
Software
Seed
1M19 Jul 2013 Panama, San Francisco
Vention
CAD
Hardware
Industrial
Industrial Automation
Mechanical Engineering
Robotics
Seed
2M16 Jan 2018 Canada, Montreal
Gymtrack
Fitness
Training
Wearables
Seed
2M09 Feb 2015 Canada, (Old) Ottawa
Adglow
Advertising
Digital Marketing
Local Advertising
Social Media Advertising
Social Network
Series A
01 Jul 2014 Spain, Madrid
Hole19
Apps
iOS
Marketplace
Mobile
Seed
3M09 Aug 2017 Portugal, Évora
Mitoo Sports
Android
Email
iOS
Mobile
SMS
Soccer
Sports
Angel
1000K15 Feb 2013 Panama, San Francisco
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