Top 20 investors with the biggest sum of funding rounds in Software Engineering industry over the recent years
31 Jul, 2021
According to the Technavio report, the Western European market is expected to grow significantly. Companies in the Analytics industry perform risk analysis, data visualization, and deal with big data, to name but a few of their activities. Given the increasing storage capabilities and the speed with which large amounts of data are created in the modern world, the demand for such services is far from declining in the nearest future.
Since those technologies are beneficial for the firms (as an example, Forbes claims that 85% of companies who extensively utilize analytics witness more than 7% revenue growth), the field attracts many investors, especially in Western Europe. The money received from the top five investors ($361.7M) accounts for a significant 10% of all capital raised in this region’s Analytics industry over the last two years. Those investors are depicted in the following diagram:
To sum up, the significant share of private equity funding for the Analytics industry in Western Europe comes from the UK, France, and Luxembourg and goes to projects created in the UK, US, and France. Most often, funding rounds held by the listed VCs have 1-2 investors participating. The size of one round may vary from 1 to 78 million US dollars.