Top 20 investors in South Asia with the biggest sum of Early funding rounds in Business Development industry over the recent years

Top 20 investors in South Asia with the biggest sum of Early funding rounds in Business Development industry over the recent years

Intro

The top 20 investors according to the total money raised in the funding rounds. These are VC funds and corporate investors in South Asia that have invested in Early stage over the last 4 years. They are actively investing in Business Development industry.
Business Development is all about helping a business to grow. It includes consulting, business processes outsourcing, subscription services, and so on.

Amount of money raised in funding rounds in South Asia is $1.3B, which is 3.1% of the total amount of money raised in the Business Development industry in Early rounds over the last 4 years.

Top 20 investors in South Asia with the biggest sum of Early funding rounds in Business Development industry over the recent years
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Key takeaways

  • Funds Geography – All VCs are located in India. The most common city is Mumbai which is home to 10 funds. There are also funds from Bangalore, New Delhi and Cochin. There are 2 countries that funds tend to invest in: India and The United States with the majority investing in India. For the majority of the funds, the country of the funds’ establishment and the country of their most frequent investments coincide.
  • Industry Focus – The funds’ most common field for investments is Finance. They also invest in Industrial, Enterprise Software and Consumer.
  • Important Years – The oldest fund in the sample was founded in 2000 and the newest one in 2017. In 2011 the most amount of funds were founded. VCs in the sample made the most deals in the period from 2007 to 2020. For some funds, 2020 was the year with the most amount of deals. The biggest amount of successful exits happened between 2012 and 2021 years. For some funds, 2016 became the year with the most successful exits.
  • Investments – Usually VCs take part in 2 funding rounds per year, sometimes in 7 – 12. The minimum number of funding rounds for VCs in the sample is 4, the maximum is 280. Average number of funding rounds is 99.2 while median is 76.5. The most common amount of funding rounds for VCs in the sample is 84. Minimum amount of lead investments for funds is 3 and maximum is 122. Average amount of lead investments is 35.2 while median is 21.5. The most common amount of lead investments is 3. Index of difference in percentage points of lead investments from the average is between -46.0 and 19.48 for funds in the sample. The average value for this difference is -11.99 and the median is -13.9. It means that these funds act as lead investors less often than other funds.
  • Typical Rounds – VCs usually participate in rounds with 2 – 3 investors. Less often in rounds with 3 – 4 investors. The most common round size for VCs in the sample is less than 100 thousands. Less common range is 5 – 10 million. A Funds’ average multiplicator for portfolio companies at the last known valuation is 0.0 at minimum and 3.04 at maximum. Average value for this multiplicator is 0.38 and median is 0.16. The most common multiplicator value is 0.0.
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