Winter Capital

Winter Capital

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Headquarters Location

Russian Federation, Moscow


The primary office of this VC is located in Moscow. The fund is located in Russian Federation, Europe.

We also identified another 4 core personnel in our database.

The usual method for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3 other investors. Besides Winter Capital, start-ups are typically funded by Piton Capital, Frontier Ventures, Flashpoint and 1 more VC. The fund often co-invests with Y Combinator, Soma Capital, Russian Direct Investment Fund. In subsequent rounds, the fund is usually joined by Scale Asia Ventures, SoftBank Investment Advisers, SOSV.

When Winter Capital invests, the average start-up valuation is 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. In 2016, the fund's activity was at its peak. Besides, in 2019 the fund was active. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are most common for this fund. In terms of the fund's performance, this VC has 3 percentage points less exits when compared to other organizations. The fund generally invests in less than 2 deals every year.

Among the most popular investment industries for the fund are Digital Entertainment, E-Commerce. However, the fund’s focus is not limited to this, since there are 10 more areas of investment. Auto1 Group, ivi, StickerRide are among the most popular portfolio start-ups of the fund. 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 the most frequent investments for the fund doesn't coincide - Germany. In addition to this location, the fund participated in 3 other locations. The fund has no specific requirements for the number of founders in a start-up. If there are 1 or 5+ founders in the start-up, the probability of getting the investment is low.

Fund Activity


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:; User name format in descending order of probability: first '.' last

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

75.0% of cases

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

3.2 years

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

0.1 out of 1

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


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


Funds Investing in Previous

Piton Capital, Frontier Ventures, Flashpoint

Funds Investing in Following

SoftBank Investment Advisers, SOSV

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