The Scherzer Deal Report: June 21-25, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

GI Partners
Ninth private equity fund

Golden Ventures
Fourth seed-stage fund ($100M) and a later-stage fund ($20M)

Social Leverage Capital
Fourth seed-stage fund

Vida Ventures
Third fund

Private Equity Investors

Italian pet care retailer

BDT Capital Partners
British financial comms firm

One Equity Partners
Brush Group
British provider of electrical power generation equipment and services

Education Perfect
New Zealand-based online education company

CVC Capital Partners
Atlanta, GA-based provider of medical exams, peer reviews and related services

Falfurrias Capital Partners
Hamilton Place Strategies
Washington, DC-based public affairs firm formed by Bush 43 alumni

EagleTree Capital
New York, NY-based managed services provider

Sunstone Partners
Frederick, MD-based hybrid event platform

My Community Homes
Miami, FL-based single-family landlord platform

Apax Digital
Revolution Prep
Santa Monica, CA-based provider of online academic tutoring and test prep services

Vini Cosmetics
Dubai-based cosmetics

Venture Capital Investors

Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Energy Impact Partners, Building Ventures
Dayton, OH-based developer of building seals to reduce carbon emissions

Goldman Sachs Asset Management, DTCP, eFounders, Draper Esprit, Adam Street Partners, NextWorldCap, Gaia
New York, NY-based provider of cloud phone systems for call centers and sales teams

Insight Partners, Playground Global, Uncorrelated Ventures
Palo Alto, CA-based enterprise enclaves startup

SoftBank Latin America Fund, General Catalyst, Base Partners
Atom Finance
New York, NY-based investment research platform

Vensana Capital, LRVHealth, New Leaf Venture Partners, DigiTx Partners, the American College of Cardiology, Cigna Ventures
New York, NY-based developer of coronary imaging tech

Insight Partners, Trinity Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Madrona Venture Group
Palo Alto, CA-based e-commerce merchandising decision platform for consumer brands

Mission Holdings, Mastercard, Ally Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Sallie Mae
Palo Alto, CA-based digital credit card provider

Lux Capital, Two Sigma Ventures, Hummingbird VC, Catalio Capital, Lifeforce Capital, True Ventures, Wireframe Ventures, Village Global
Enveda Biosciences
Boulder, CO-based platform drug discovery search engine for dark chemical space

Permira, HubSpot Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Accel, Emergence, IVP
Chicago, IL-based software marketplace

Park West Asset Management, Franklin Templeton, Adage Capital Management, Ulysses Management, T. Rowe Price
Culver City, CA-based sneaker and streetwear resale marketplace

Thoma Bravo, Franklin Templeton, Hamilton Lane, Blue Owl Capital
Sunnyvale, CA-based zero trust cybersecurity company

Warburg Pincus, CPE, OrbiMed, Mirae Asset Capital, B Capital Group, Deerfield Management, Maison Capital, Lake Bleu Capital, President International Development Corporation, Sequoia Capital China, Sage Partners, Qiming Venture Partners, Pavilion Capital, Eight Roads Ventures, Lilly Asia Ventures, Sinovation Ventures, BOLD Capital Partners, Formic Ventures, Baidu Ventures
Insilico Medicine
Hong Kong-based drug development and discovery platform

LLR Partners
JW Player
New York, NY-based online video software provider

Wellington Management
Boston, MA-based auto finance platform

Valar Ventures, Avid Ventures, Heartcore Capital
Houston, TX-based provider of mobile banking services for migrants

Learn Capital
Merlyn Mind
New York, NY-based developer of digital assistants for education

Inventus Capital Partners, Material Impact, Beringea, Wakestream Ventures
Orbion Space Technology
Houghton, MI-based electric propulsion startup

Stripes Group, Avid Ventures, Emergence Capital, The Slack Fund
London-based HR platform for distributed workforces

Acrew Capital, Mudabala Capital
Mill Valley, CA-based fitness rewards platform

Insight Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, SignalFirePlanetScale$30MSan Francisco, CA-based scaled database startupAddition, In-Q-Tel
San Francisco, CA-based natural language processing platform whose clients include U.S. national security agencies

Glenview Capital, Novo Holdings, BlackRock, Eldridge, Sands Capital, Millennium Management, Monashee Investment Management, Puhua Capital, Segulah Medical, Ancora, Orlando Health, Wellington Partners, btov, Seroba Life Sciences, The Grands
Quanta Dialysis Technologies
Beverly, MA-based dialysis care startup

Citi Impact Fund, Edison Partners, Cue Ball, Greenspring Associates, Gaingels, the Partnership for New York City
Recycle Track Systems
New York, NY-based waste and recycling management company

Tiger Global, Base10 Partners, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Gaingels
Atlanta, GA-based logistics-focused financial platform

Builders VC
Milpitas, CA-based developer of autonomous heavy equipment

Iconiq Growth, Lead Edge Capital, Threshold Ventures, Heavybit, Alliance Ventures
MSan Francisco, CA-based content repurposing platform

Blockchain Capital, Morgan Stanley Tactical Value
Miami, FL-based digital asset securities firm

TTV Capital, Javelin Venture Partners, Contour Venture Partners, Citi Ventures, New York Life Ventures, North Bridge Venture Partners, CMFG Ventures
New York, NY-based financial adviser marketplace

Craft Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, YC
San Francisco, CA-based social e-commerce platform for restaurants

Los Angeles, CA-based music licensing marketplace

Jump Capital, Impression Ventures, Hudson River Trading, Tower Research Ventures
Philadelphia, PA-based sports betting marketplace

Redmile Group, BeiGene and Camford Capital co-led, and were joined by Playground Global and ANRI
Strand Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA-based mRNA therapeutics startup

Accel, Lightspeed Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based business operation automation startup

Insight Partners, General Atlantic, Cyberstarts, Geodesic, SYN Ventures, Vintage, Artisanal Ventures
Transmit Security
Newton, MA-based provider of passwordless identity and risk management solutions to brands

LLR Partners
Commack, NY-based fleet management platform

July 2nd, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: June 14-18, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Bertram Capital
Fourth lower midmarket PE fund

Flagship Pioneering
Seventh fund

G2 Venture Partners
Second fund

Lead Edge Capital
First public equities fund

LGT Capital Partners
Fifth private equity secondaries fund

Princeton Equity Group
Debut fund

Select reinvestment fund

Topspin Consumer Partners
Second private equity fund

Private Equity Investors

Clearlake Capital Group
Pittsburgh, PA-based financial services data management platform

GHK Capital Partners
ITS Logistics
UndisclosedSparks, NV-based third-party logistics company

Oaktree Capital Management
Primary Wave Music
UndisclosedNew York, NY-based music publishing and talent management company

Venture Capital Investors

Signal Peak Ventures, GSV Ventures, Maveron, Backstage Capital​, Pelion Venture Partners
Alpine, UT-based platform for author-led book clubs

Insight Partners, Cambridge Capital, GLP, Harlap, Next 47, Pereg Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Viola Growth
Chicago, IL-based delivery and fulfillment cloud platform

Bond, Insight Partners, Accel
Plano, TX-based software testing platform

Bessemer Venture Partners, Standard Industries, LG Corp., Temasek
New York, NY-based industrial cybersecurity company

Canaan Partners, NextGen Venture Partners, Baseline Ventures, Root Ventures, Cantos Ventures
Dusty Robotics
Mountain View, CA-based construction robotics startup

Two Bear Capital, AllegisCyber Capital, Panaseer, Atlantic Bridge
Milpitas, CA-based enterprise edge security platform

Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Lux Capital, Haystack Ventures, Bloomberg Beta, Lockheed Martin, The Alexa Fund
Fiddler AI
Palo Alto, CA-based model performance management platform

Accel, Eight Roads, Intel Capital, Magma Venture Partners, PICO Partners
New York, NY-based talent marketplace

JMI Equity
Greenlight Guru
Indianapolis, IN-based provider of quality management software for the medical device success market

General Atlantic, Generation Investment Management, Greyhound Capital, Felicis Ventures, Propel Ventures
San Mateo, CA-based provider of 401(k) plans for SMBs

QED Investors, Backstage Capital, Green Book Ventures, Harbert Growth Partners, How Women Invest
Hello Alice
Houston, TX-based analytics platform for small business

SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Dragoneer, Goodwater Capital, Founders Fund,
San Francisco, CA-based social calendar app

G2 Venture Partners, BlackRock, GV, Index Ventures, Greenoaks Capital, Scale Venture Partners
San Francisco, CA-based provider of fleet management software

Versant Ventures, RA Capital Management
Lenz Therapeutics
San Diego, CA-based developer of aceclidine eye drops for improving near vision

GP Bullhound, HV Capital, Ravensburger
Wilmington, DE-based early learning platform

Teradyne, Ridgeline Ventures, Tola Capital, Hyperplane
Northampton, MA-based autonomous machining startup

Renegade Partners, Forerunner Ventures, Coatue, Canaan PartnersNate$38MNew York, NY-based shopping appEurazeo, GV, One Peak Partners, Creandum, Greenbridge, DTCP, Lightrock
San Mateo, CA-based graph database company

Valar Ventures, Crosslink Capital, Rainfall Ventures, Red Sea Ventures, BoxGroup
Miami, FL-based small business banking platform

Tiger Global, Owl Rock Capital, the Collison brothers, Citi Ventures, Slack Fund, 8VC, Round13 Capital
San Francisco, CA-based developer of APIs to integrate productivity tools

Insight Partners
Coral Gables, FL-based freight payment platform

World Innovation Lab, DBL Partners
San Francisco, CA-based maker of UV disinfecting machines for commercial and institutional customers

Avataar Venture Partners, Accel, GV
San Francisco, CA-based recruiting platform

General Catalyst, Bowery Capital, Slow Ventures
Stork Club
San Francisco, CA-based maternity care platform

Index Ventures, Redpoint Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based centralized metrics platform for companies

Andreessen Horowitz, First Round Capital, AccelUserLeap$38MSan Francisco, CA-based user feedback platform
SoftBank Vision Fund 2
Vianai Systems
Palo Alto, CA-based AI startup

Tiger Global, Alphabet, Andreessen Horowitz, AutoNation, CPP Investment Board, Fidelity, Magna International, Mubadala Investment Co., Perry Creek Capital, Silver Lake, T. Rowe Price Associates, Temasek
Mountainside View, CA-based developer of self-driving car

San Mateo, CA-based maker of Apple Watch accessories

June 25th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: June 1-4, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Architect Capital
Debut fund

Frazier Healthcare Partners
Tenth midmarket buyout fund

Keystone Capital Management
First institutional fund

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Black Economic Development Fund

Luminate Capital Partners
Third fund

Mercato Partners
Second fund

Paceline Equity Partners
First opportunities fund

TA Associates
Fourteenth flagship fund

Toyota Ventures
Pair of new, $150 million VC funds: One focused on frontier tech, another on climate tech

Tuesday Capital
Fourth VC fund

Fourth life sciences VC fund

Private Equity Investors

Wind Point Partners
American Trailer Rental Group
Walton, KY-based trailer rental company

Clearlake Capital Group
Johns Creek, GA-based provider of privileged access management software

Searchlight Capital Partners
Care Advantage
Richmond, VA-based at-home care provider

York Capital Management
Atlanta, GA-based ATM machine and self-checkout kiosk maker

Sun Capital Partners
Century Distribution Systems
Glen Allen, VA-based provider of supply chain management and freight forwarding services

Platinum Equity
Club Car
Augusta, GA-based golf cart maker

Apollo Global Management
UndisclosedAtlanta, GA-based industrial staffing company

Warburg Pincus
Global Healthcare Exchange
Louisville, CO-based healthcare supply chain management firm

The Blackstone Group
International Data Group
Needham, MA-based provider of tech content, data and market research

Swander Pace Capital
Mommy’s Bliss
Richmond, CA-based OTC wellness brand for families

The Carlyle Group, Warburg Pincus
El Segundo, CA-based provider of public sector HR management and policy management software

Pivot Energy
Denver, CO-based commercial and community solar developer

Cerberus Capital Management
Red River
Claremont, NH-based provider of IT management solutions

Arcline Investment Management
Resolution Medical
Fridley, MN-based contract development and manufacturing organization for med-tech

Yellow Wood Partners
Chicago, IL-based footcare products brand

Incline Equity Partners
Starwest Botanicals
Sacramento, CA-based distributor of organic botanicals, herbs, and spices

Venture Capital Investors

Riverwood Capital, Sanabil Investments, Snowflake Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Dell Technologies Capital, Salesforce Ventures, Sapphire Ventures
Redwood City, CA-based collaborative enterprise data platform

San Francisco, CA-based organic infant formula startup

QED Investors, Bling Capital, ScifiVC, Caffeinated Capital
New York, NY-based provider of non-dilutive capital

SVB Capital, Deciens Capital, Ribbit Capital, Bezos Expeditions, One Way Ventures, 500 Startups, Tribe Capital, Brue2 Ventures
Chipper Cash
San Francisco, CA-based cross-border payments company focused on Africa

Fidelity, Marshall Wace, Willett Advisors, Intersection Fintech Ventures, Atlas Merchant Capital, Digital Currency Group, FTX, Breyer Capital, Valor Capital Group, Pillar VC
Boston, MA-based provider of payment and treasury infrastructure solutions for online businesses

The Rise Fund
Louisville, KY-based weather services and intelligence platform

Franklin Templeton, Coatue, Salesforce Ventures, Sequoia, Thrive Capital, Tiger Global
Palo Alto, CA-based revenue intelligence startup

Bessemer Venture Partners, Cowboy Ventures, D1, Emerson Collective, General Catalyst, GSV, Harrison Metal, ICONIQ, Redpoint Ventures, Salesforce Ventures
Guild Education
Denver, CO-based education benefits platform

Illuminarium Experiences
Atlanta, GA-based experiential entertainment company

Andreessen Horowitz, YC Continuity Fund, Jaguar Ventures, Urban Innovation Fund, Uncorrelated Ventures, Clocktower Ventures, Stanford University, 9 Yards Capital, BlockFi Ventures
New York, NY-based expense management platform

Insight Partners, Velvet Sea Ventures
Menlo Park, CA-based orbital object tracking startup

GIC, Qualcomm Ventures, Tiger Global, Falcon Edge
San Francisco, CA-based supply chain decision-making automation platform

Goldman Sachs, IA Capital, Moderne Ventures, Accomplice, Link Ventures, Motley Fool Ventures, CMFG Ventures
Washington, DC-based auto loan refinancing platform

Invesco Real Estate
Oakland, CA-based property management platform for single-family rentals

Brookfield Property Group, Maywic, Fantail Ventures, Raga Partners
New Stand
New York, NY-based physical vending product developer

Premji Invest, Steadfast Capital, Tiger Global Management, Sequoia Capital Global Equities, Vista Public Strategies, Salesforce Ventures, Lone Pine Capital, Sands Capital, Mayfield Fund, DFJ Growth, Trinity Ventures
Seattle, WA-based sales engagement platform

Warburg Pincus
San Francisco, CA-based software therapy deployment platform

Coatue, Primary Ventures, Semper Virens, First Round Capital, Upfront Ventures
New York, NY-based the payroll API

Goldman Sachs, Emergence Capital, Girteka, Lineage Logistics
Chicago, IL-based supply chain logistics company

HAHN Automation, SAIC Capital Management, Soundproof Ventures, Heroic Ventures, SPARX Asset Management, Omron Ventures, Toyota AI Ventures, Scrum Ventures, Duke Angels
Realtime Robotics
Boston, MA-based industrial robotics startup

Ten Eleven Ventures, Valor Equity Partners, SVB Capital
San Francisco, CA-based cybersecurity startup

Vivo Capital
Salt Lake City, UT-based developer of microcatheters and guidewires

Andreessen Horowitz, YC, Craft Ventures, M13, Padma Lakshmi, Tiffany Haddish, Andre Iguodala
San Francisco, CA-based meal delivery marketplace for home chefs

Bessemer Venture Partners
San Francisco, CA-based provider of shipping software

Lightspeed Venture Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Stripes, Norwest Venture Partner
Salt Lake City, UT-based provider of sales commission software

Zigg Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Scale Venture Partners
New York, NY-based title and residential closing tech platform

Sporos Bioventures
Stellanova Therapeutics
Houston, TX-based cancer biotech

Fin VC, Mastercard, Gaingels, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Diagram Ventures, SciFi Ventures, Scribble Venture
San Francisco, CA-based fintech platform for banks

HealthQuest Capital, Mousse Partners, Bracket Capital, Polaris Partners, Johnson & Johnson Northzone, Greycroft
Thirty Madison
New York, NY-based maker of products for chronic health conditions

Accel, Bessemer Venture Partners, Cota Capital, Eldridge Industries
Silver Spring, MD-based personal finance management app

Norwest Venture Partners, Sapphire Ventures, ServiceNow Ventures
Waltham, MA-based cloud-native security analytics platform

Tarsadia Investments, Kingfisher Investment, Top Tier Capital Partners, Gaingels, Edison Partners, Soros Fund Management, Greenspring Associates, Raine Ventures, Greycroft, Expansion VC
New York, NY-based alternative investing platform

June 9th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: May 24-28, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Accolade Partners
Fund-of-funds focused on women and diverse managers

BBH Capital Partners
Sixth fund 

Branford Castle Partners
Second fund

Collab Capital
Debut fund

Entrepreneurial Equity Partners
Debut fund

First Move Capital
New fund

HarbourVest Partners

Second credit opportunities fund

Private Equity Investors

BDT Capital Partners
Rosemont, IL-based provider of consumer-focused water treatment products

Thoma Bravo
King of Prussia, PA-based provider of financial lifecycle management software for clinical trials

Ranch Creek Partners
InSite Telecom
Orange, CA-based provider of wireless and wireline telecom construction, installation and maintenance services

L Catterton
Kodiak Cakes
Park City, UT-based pancake mix

Swander Pace Capital
Mighty Spark
Minneapolis, MN-based protein snacks brand

Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
Nivel Parts & Manufacturing
Jacksonville, FL-based maker of branded aftermarket parts for vehicles

Trive Capital
Oscar Larson
Clarkson, MI-based provider of fuel infrastructure equipment distributor and services provider

Morgan Stanley Capital Partners
King of Prussia, PA-based HVAC company

Odyssey Investment Partners
The Planet Group
Chicago, IL-based professional services organization

SK Capital Partners
Valentus Specialty Chemicals
North Brunswick, NJ-based wood coatings company

Venture Capital Investors

Benchmark, 8VC, Accel, SV Angel, Y
San Francisco, CA-based data connector platform

Coatue, Iconiq, Energize Ventures, Fifth Wall
Aurora Solar
San Francisco, CA-based solar panel installation startup

Fidelity, Amplo, Gaingels, GV, General Catalyst, GGV Capital, Temsek, Groupe Artémis
Bowery Farming
New York, NY-based vertical farming company

Bessemer Venture Partners, Founders Fund, Breyer Capital, Threshold
New York, NY-based digital healthcare platform for chronic pain

GGV Capital, Xfund, Bold Capital
Walnut, CA-based provider of decentralized clinical trial software

Intermediate Capital Group, RA Capital Management, Access Biotechnology, Samlyn Capital, Acorn Bioventures, LifeArc
Eliem Therapeutics
Redmond, WA-based biotech focused on neuronal excitability disorders

Tiger Global, Addition, Fifth Wall, MetaProp, Gaingels, Declaration Partners, ACME Capital, Redesign Health
New York, NY-based cosmetic dermatology provider

Tiger Global, Third Point Ventures, Adage Capital Management, Bessemer Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, March Capital, NewView Capital, Salesforce Ventures, Scale Venture Partners
New York, NY-based provider of e-commerce fraud prevention solutions

Farallon Capital Management, Soleus Capital
Redwood City, CA-based developer of gene sequencing equipment

Norwest Venture Partners, Adams Street, Javelin, LiveOak Venture Partners
Austin, TX-based residential home-buying enablement platform

LL Fund, Insita Group
New York, NY-based education access company

Cormorant Asset Management, HBM Healthcare, Octagon Capital Advisors, EcoR1 Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Wellington Management, Ally Bridge Group, Pavilion Capital, BlackRock, RA Capital Management, Surveyor Capital, Samsara BioCapital, PFM Health Sciences, Invus, Janus Henderson, Logos Capital, CBC Group, RTW Investments, Lilly Asia Ventures, Matrix Partners China, Casdin Capital
NiKang Therapeutics
Wilmington, DE-based developer of small molecule oncology medicines

Silver Lake, Oak HC/FT, Temasek, Novo Holdings
New York, NY-based weight and wellness app

SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Spark Capital, Victory Park Capital
Boston-based Amazon marketplace rollup platform

Bregal Sagemount
Charlotte, NC-based print-on-demand company

G2VP, International Finance Corp., IDB Invest, Anterra Capital, Coventure, Astanor Ventures, IGNIA, Finister
Los Angeles, CA-based financing and marketplace platform for the fresh produce market

Salesforce Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based website user visibility platform for sales and marketing teams

Tiger Global, Menlo Ventures, Frontline Ventures, MHS Capital, Operator Partners, Sorenson Ventures, Storm Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based provider of quality management system software for life sciences

YC Continuity Fund, Index Ventures, SaaStr, Oakhouse, Adjacent, FundersClub
San Francisco, CA-based provider of in-app subscription tools

Andreessen Horowitz, Haystack, Upside Partnership
San Francisco, CA-based enterprise video platform

Ten Coves Capital, Centana Growth Partners, Studio Management
San Francisco, CA-based financial and corporate research platform

Level Equity
New York, NY-based supply chain platform for the alcoholic beverage market

Lafayette Square
New York, NY-based workplace food ordering platform

Tiger Global, Sequoia Capital, YC, F-Prime, Maverick, Alkeon, Wellington Management
MSan Francisco, CA-based digital mortgage closing platform

Andreessen Horowitz, Mubadala, DST Global, 01 Advisors, Dragoneer Investment Group, Franklin Templeton
San Francisco, CA-based provider of point-of-sale payment solutions

YC Continuity, Andreessen Horowitz, Animal Capital
Los Angeles, CA-based live-streamed collectibles marketplace

B Capital Group
San Francisco, CA-based conversational commerce platform

SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Sodexo
San Francisco, CA-based banking tech startup

June 2nd, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: May 17-21, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

7wire Ventures
Second fund

Bain Capital Ventures
Ninth fund

17th growth-stage fund

13th North America buyout fund

Top Tier Capital Partners
Europe-focused fund

White Star Capital
Debut fund

Private Equity Investors

Ares Management
Black Creek Group
Denver, CO-based real estate management firm

Abry Partners
Concentrix Insurance Solutions
Greenville, SC-based insurance third-party administration operations and software platform

AE Industrial Partners
Brooklyn, NY-based fire and life safety company

H.I.G. Capital
Santa Clara, CA-based online marketplace for health insurance

London-based local sustainability consultant firm

OMERS Private Equity
Gastro Health
Miami, FL-based gastroenterology physician practice management firm

GPS Insight
Scottsdale, AZ-based provider of fleet management software

Roark Capital
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Dallas, TX-based franchisor and operator of bundt cake bakeries

SFW Capital Partners
Billerica, CA-based provider of analytical instrumentation for formulation development and quality control in life sciences

Therapy Brands
Birmingham, AL-based provider of mental and behavioral health practice management software

BlackRock Long Term Private Capital
Transaction Data Systems
Orlando, FL-based provider of pharmacy software

Genstar Capital
Vector Solutions
Tampa, FL-based provider of training and risk management solutions

Venture Capital Investors

Insight Partners, Venrock
Los Angeles, CA-based digital platform for registered investment advisors

Fidelity, Dragoneer, John Doerr, March Capital, Emergence Capital, Euclidean Capital, HOF Capital, Telstra Ventures, 40 North Ventures
New York, NY-based provider of call center software

Fifth Wall, Ironspring Ventures, Tola Capital
Denver, CO-based construction ops management platform

Cormorant Asset Management, OneVentures
Houston, TX-based developer of magnetic artificial hearts

RRE Ventures, Fin VC, Gaingels, Hack VC, Greycroft, Coatue, Conversion Capital
Boost Insurance
New York, NY-based B2B digital insurance platform

Draper Esprit, Astanor Ventures, Lowercarbon Capital, Future Positive Capital, Magnus Rausing, TIME Ventures
London-based climate risk quantification startup

ALIVE Israel HealthTech Fund
New York, NY-based provider of healthcare IoT cybersecurity

Carrick Capital
New York, NY-based startup that helps employees and contractors receive daily payments

D1 Capital Partners, Maveron, Palm Tree Crew, Drake
Daring Foods
Wilmington, DE-based maker of plant-based chicken products

UBS O’Connor, K3 Ventures, Graphene Ventures
Eat Just
San Francisco, CA-based maker of plant-based egg products

Warburg Pincus, Town Hall Ventures, Echo Health Ventures, Mosaic Health Solutions
Eleanor Health
Waltham, MA-based outpatient addiction and mental health provider

Scale Venture Partners, Madrona Venture Group, Root Ventures, Ubiquity Ventures, Haystack
Bellevue, WA-based Android device management platform

10T Holdings, Morgan Creek Digital
San Francisco, CA-based consumer lending platform

SoftBank Vision Fund 2
Somerville, MA-based 3D printing company

D1 Capital Partners, SoftBank, Krillion Ventures
Miami, FL-based developer of wearable vision diagnostics and augmentation software

General Catalyst, Arbor Ventures, Khosla Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based platform for acquiring and incubating marketplace-native brands

Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Tusk Venture Partners, Rainfall Ventures, Teamworthy Ventures, Walkabout Ventures
New York, NY-based developer of virtual payment cards

Andreessen Horowitz, Kleiner Perkins, Sequoia Capital, Coatue Management, General Catalyst, Iconiq Capital
San Francisco, CA-based workplace video messaging startup

Andreessen Horowitz
Austin, TX-based platform for cohort-based courses

GV, Norwest Venture Partners, GSR Ventures
Palo Alto, CA-based mobile positioning system for devices

Capital Partners, Kaiser Permanente, General Atlantic, LabCorp, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck
Boston, MA-based pathology tech startup

Updata Partners, Rittenhouse Ventures, LinkedIn
Philadelphia, PA-based customer analytics and subscription platform

Greenspring Associates
Miami, FL-based B2B financing platform for SaaS companies

Tiger Global, I2BF Global Ventures, SOMA Capital
San Francisco, CA-based aviation business management platform

Kleiner Perkins, Founders Fund, SciFi, Caffeinated Capital, WorkLife Ventures, Background Capital, Avlok Kohli
San Francisco, CA-based provider of cash flow management solutions

nfraVia Capital Partners, Bpifranc
San Francisco, CA-based virtual assistance platform

Group 11, Zeev Ventures, Migdal Insurance, Harel Group, AltaIR Capital, More Investment House
Los Angeles, CA-based “buy now pay later” tech startup

Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, Asahi Kasei, AAA, Gaingels, REACH
San Francisco, CA-based provider of subscription-based homeowner services

Ribbit Capital, Sequoia CapitalVise$65MNew York, NY-based investment portfolio management platform

Aramco Ventures, Western Digital Capital
Boston, MA-based cloud storage startup

Coatue, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, The Westly Group, Grok Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based provider of EV deployment solutions

Lightspeed Ventures, Future Shape, CRV, Silverton Partners, Tusk Venture Partners, JPMorgan
Austin, TX-based virtual healthcare recruiting platform

Baillie Gifford, Franklin Templeton, Founders Fund, Bedrock Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Moore Strategic Ventures, 137 Ventures, Brookfield Growth Partners
Austin, TX-based workforce management platform for skilled trades

Addition, Energy Impact Partners, GA Capital, Fourth Realm, Chevron Technology Ventures, LowerCarbon Capital
Zap Energy
Seattle, WA-based fusion energy startup

May 28th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: May 10-14, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Deerpath Capital Management
Fifth senior debt fund

Perceptive Advisors
Second early-stage biotech VC fund

Orion Energy Partners
Third energy credit fund

Private Equity Investors

Redwood City, CA-based cloud content management platform

Insight Partners Civic
Manhattan, KS-based provider of local government interaction software

Regent LP
Club Monaco
New York-based fashion retailer

SFW Capital
Granite River Labs
Santa Clara, CA-based provider of test and certification services for digital connectivity and charging technologies

H.I.G. Capital
Lake Bluff, IL-based provider of home improvement products

TPG Growth
Ideal Image
Tampa, FL-based aesthetic brand

Austin, TX-based premium pet food brand

Godspeed Capital
Prime Engineering
Atlanta, GA-based architecture, engineering, and surveying firm

Arlington Capital
Qarbon Aerospace
Milledgeville, GA-based composites business of Triumph Group

TA Associates
Radiant Logic
Novato, CA-based identity unification company

Nolan Capital
Rocky Mountain Recreation Co.
Valencia, CA-based concessioner for campgrounds and lakes

The Jordan Co.
Maryland Heights, MO-based maker of acrylics and other engineered extruded plastics

Venture Capital Investors

CoVenture, Singh Capital Partners, Crossbeam
Paramus, NJ-based Amazon marketplace rollup

Deerfield Management, Mayo Clinic
Adaptive Phage Therapeutics
Gaithersburg, MD-based biotech focused on infectious diseases

Warburg Pincus, B Capital, Foresite Capital, NEA, Flare Capital Partners
New York, NY-based provider of real-world evidence analytics for biopharma

EQT Ventures, Accel, Emergence Capital, Salesforce Ventures
Palo Alto, CA-based low-code digital customer experience platform

8VC, Two Sigma Ventures, Sherpa Healthcare Partners, Freeflow Ventures
Appia Bio
Los Angeles, CA-based allogeneic gene therapy startup

ABS Capital Partners
Boston, MA-based provider of mobile app market intelligence

SoftBank Vision Fund, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, M12, PayPal Ventures.
Arkose Labs
San Francisco, CA-based provider of online fraud and abuse prevention solutions

Bain Capital
Berkeley Heights, NJ-based provider of life sciences data analytics software

Mainstreet Investment, Cisco Investments, Temasek
Berkeley, CA-based professional social network and chat platform

Sixth Street, T. Rowe Price, Silver Lake, Fidelity, Coatue, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, CPPIB, Millennium Management, Neuberger Berman, Highland Capital Management, Rock Springs Capital, OrbiMed, ClearBridge Investments, Tudor, Eaton Vance, Pura Vida Investments, First Light Asset Management
Caris Life Sciences
Irving, TX-based precision medicines developer

General Catalyst, Sound Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based back-office platform for the self-employed

Perceptive Advisors, MSD Capital, Koch Strategic Platforms, J&J, Decheng Capital, CAVU Ventures, ACME Capital
Cue Health
San Diego, CA-based developer of portable health testing solutions

Sixth Street Growth
Rockville, MD-based e-prescribing platform

Maveron, Corner Ventures, Good Friends, Educapital
San Mateo, CA-based online teaching platform

Third Rock Ventures, Boxer Capital, Nextech Invest, Casdin Capital, Invus Financial Advisors, Eventide Asset Management
Flare Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA-based developer of precision medicines for cancer

Flagship Pioneering, G Squared, Alexandria Venture Investments, Investment Corp. of Dubai, Rivas Capital, Banque Pictet, Pavilion Capital
Cambridge, MA-based plant breeding startup

Temasek, Bertelsmann Asia Investment Fund, Joy Capital, Nio Capital, Eight Roads Ventures, F-Prime Capital
Sunnyvale, CA-based lidar startup

Arch Venture Partners, Foresite Capital
Interline Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA-based biotech focused on protein communities

Flagship Pioneering
Cambridge, MA-based developer of circular RNA solutions

Stripes, Norwest Venture Partners, First Round Capital, XYZ Ventures, Webb Investment Network, Dollar General
Redwood City, CA-based workforce management company

Group 11, Target Global, AltaIR
New York, NY-based provider of mobile banking services for freelancers

Norwest Venture Partners
New York, NY-based DTC body care brand

Redpoint Ventures, GV, Obvious Ventures, Cowboy Ventures, Sound Ventures, Moxxie Ventures, Tina Sharkey
Oakland, CA-based local e-commerce platform founded by April Underwood

KKR, Ten Eleven Ventures
Minneapolis, MN-based provider of enterprise penetration testing and attack surface management

Bain Capital Life Sciences, Fidelity, Wellington Management, Viking Global, Janus Henderson, Avoro Capital Advisors, Boxer Capital, Venrock, Fairmount Funds, Driehaus Capital Management, Logos Capital, Deerfield Management
Cambridge, MA-based biotech focused on kinase targets in cancer

3L Capital, Greenfield Partners, Team8, Viola Fintech, Arbor Ventures, Eight Roads
New York, NY-based commercial insurance data analytics platform

InfraVia, Bpifrance
San Francisco, CA-based AR platform for field service teams

Spring Labs
Marina del Rey,CA-based developer of a blockchain-based data-sharing platform

Insight Partners, SignalFire, Nextworld Capital, UpWest, Hillsven, Bloomberg, Naver Corp.
Mountain View, CA-based accounts payable automation startup

Deciens Capital, QED Investors, Susa Ventures, SaaStr Fund
Treasury Prime
San Francisco, CA-based routine task automation platform for banks

True Ventures
St. Paul, MN-based platform for buying product warranties

Rucker Park Capital and Craft Ventures
New York, NY-based supply chain platform for raw materials

May 19th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: May 3-7, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Fifth mezzanine debt fund

Boundary Street Capital
Debut fund

CarVal Investors
CVI Clean Energy Fund

Sixth early-stage fund ($575M), plus first opportunity fund ($375M)

EnCap Investments
First fund focused on renewable energy

MiddleGround Capital
New series of funds

Multicoin Capital
Second fund

New State Capital Partners
Third fund

Quad Partners
Fourth fund

Shenkman Capital Management
Tactical credit fund

Veritas Capital
Midmarket PE fund focused on tech and government companies

Warren Equity Partners
Third fund

Private Equity Investors

Partners Group
Axia Women’s Health
Voorhees, NJ-based provider of non-clinical women’s health services

Francisco Partners, TPG
Chesterbrook, PA-based provider of cloud-connected business software

Kelso & Co.
C.L. Smith
St. Louis, MO-based distributor of rigid packaging solutions

Charter Next Generation
Milton, WI-based maker of polyethylene films

Harvest Partners
Eden Prairie, MN-based cybersecurity and automation software maker

J.C. Flowers & Co.
Englewood, CO-based auto refinance marketing company

Altamont Capital Partners
New York, NY-based high-end fashion retailer

Crest Rock Partners
Omaha, NE-based AWS consultant

Pete and Gerry’s Organics
Lebanon, NH-based producer of free-range and pasture-raised eggs

Brentwood Associates
Watermill Express
Brighton, CO-based provider of drive-thru drinking water and ice refill stations

Venture Capital Investors

EcoR1 Capital, Farallon Capital Management, Avidity Partners, Casdin Capital, GV, Octagon Capital, Perceptive Advisors, RA Capital Management, TCG Crossover, Woodline Partners, Atlas Venture, F-Prime Capital, Lonza, Mass General Brigham Ventures, NEA
Affinia Therapeutics
Waltham, MA-based gene therapy startup

Andreessen Horowitz
San Francisco, CA-based developer-focused blockchain wallet infrastructure provider

True Ventures, TechNexus
Catch Co.
Chicago, IL-based fishing supplies e-commerce company

T. Rowe Price, Invus Group, Declaration Partners, Equilibra Partners, SWaN & Legend Venture Partners, Mousse Partners, Revolution Growth, Lighthouse Investment Partners
Washington, DC-based Mediterranean restaurant chain

Decheng Capital, Eclipse Ventures, Skyviews Life Science, 8VC
South San Francisco, CA-based cell therapy manufacturing platform

Longitude Capital, The Rise Fund, RA Capital, Redmile Group, Red Tree VC
Mountain View, CA-based developer of rain monitors to detect hidden seizures

Andreessen Horowitz, Casdin Capital, GV, Obvious Ventures, Lux Capital, Polaris Partners, CRV, KdT Ventures
Dyno Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA-based biotech that applies AI to gene therapy

Foresite Capital
Esker Therapeutics
San Francisco, CA-based startup focused on autoimmune disorders

DADA Holdings
Firefly Aerospace
Austin, TX-based small satellite launch startup

Bond Capital, NEA, Breyer Capital, Tull Investment Group, NetEase, Dapper Labs, Coinbase Ventures
Los Angeles, CA-based avatar platform

Andreessen Horowitz, Thrive Capital, GV, Accel
New York, NY-based software platform that helps therapists accept insurance and helps patients find those therapists

Durable Capital Partners, Tiger Global, Battery Ventures, Zeev Ventures, 01 Advisors, Norwest Venture Partners, Citi Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based client and financial management platform for freelancers and solo entrepreneurs

JMI Equity, ForgePoint Capital, Gula Tech Adventure
Elliott City, MD-based provider of managed detection and response solutions

Tiger Global, TPG, Tidemark, Owl Rock, Meritech Capital Partners
Irvine, CA-based e-commerce platform for knowledge-based businesses

General Catalyst, Durable Capital Partners, Bond, Lead Edge Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Raine Ventures
Material Bank
Miami, FL-based materials marketplace for architects and construction professionals

Morningside Ventures
Barcelona and Cambridge, MA-based developer of brain stimulation technologies and therapies

Catapult Ventures, Conductive Ventures, Taiwania Capital, SIG, Hella Ventures, PHI-Zoyi Capital, R7 Partners, VectoIQ, ACVC Partners, Mesh Ventures, SV Tech Ventures, Schox Ventures, Signature Bank
Dayton, OH-based provider of AI software for radar perception

Addition, Drive Capital, Basis Set, Lemnos Lab
Path Robotics
Columbus, OH-based developer of autonomous robotic welding systems

Index Ventures, Coatue
San Francisco, CA-based identity infrastructure startup

Eldridge, JE Dunn
Mebane, NC-based architectural design and building technology platform

Summit Partners, ICONIQ Growth, Bain Capital Ventures
MLos Angeles, CA-based subscription management platform

Ford, BMW, Volta Energy Technologies
Solid Power
Louisville, KY-based developer of solid-state batteries

Bain Capital Ventures, GGV Capital, CRV
Mountain View, CA-based cloud analytics-as-a-service platform

Redpoint Ventures, Benchmark, New Enterprise Associates, Icon Ventures, Two Sigma Ventures
New York, NY-based open-source time-series database

Section 32, Soleus Capital, Janus Henderson Investors, Madrona Venture Group, Ridgeback Capital, Alexandria Venture Investments
TwinStrand Biosciences
Seattle, WA-based developer of next-gen sequencing tech

Sequoia Capital, YC
San Francisco, CA-based automated security, and verified compliance platform

Tiger Global, Nvidia
Vast Data
New York, NY-based storage software provider

General Atlantic, Centene, AXA Venture Partners, Ardea Partners, Ally Bridge Group, AME Cloud Ventures, Aspect Ventures, Canvas Ventures, Guidewell, NGP Capital, Workday Ventures
Vida Health
San Francisco, CA-based virtual chronic care platform

SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Capital One Ventures, SVB Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, GGV Capital, Workday Ventures, M12
Redwood City, CA-based OKR platform

May 12th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: April 26-29, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Early stage fund
Ffth European direct lending fund
VC fund focused on early-stage healthcare companies
Fourth fund
Third fund
First impact private equity fund
Fifth fund

Private Equity Investors

Alinda Capital Partners
Greenville, NC-based provider of cargo unit load device logistics
VSS Capital Partners
Chicago, IL-based provider of outpatient anesthesia, surgical, and admin services
Bain Capital
St. Paul, MN-based frozen desserts maker
Serent Capital
Tyler, TX-based provider of operations management and workflow solutions for K-12 school districts
Aurora Capital Partners
Greenville, SC-based provider of talent management software for the real estate market
TPG Growth
Alpharetta, GA-based provider of surgical cost management solutions
Leeds Equity Partners Option
New York, NY-based options and futures database and analytics provider
Diversis Capital Partners
San Diego, CA-based developer of video game accessories and peripherals
Thoma Bravo
Sunnyvale, CA-based cybersecurity and compliance software maker
Newlight Partners
New York, NY-based acquisition platform focused on the customer marketing sector
Paine Schwartz Partners
Cockeysville, MD-based maker of food safety antimicrobial products
The Carlyle Group
Pleasanton, CA-based maker of life sciences biologic tools
Two Sigma Impact, Avance
Independence, OH-based e-commerce provider of ingredients and supplies to commercial artisans

Venture Capital Investors

Coatue, Addition, DFJ Growth, the Glazer family, K5 Global, the Chainsmokers, Stanford University, Coinbase, Pantera Capital, Charles Schwab, Reid Hoffman, Jerry Yang
San Francisco, CA-based blockchain developer platform
Eventide Asset Management, Cowen Healthcare Investments, 3×5 Partners, Adage Capital Management, Point72, Avego Healthcare Capital, FMB Research, Broadfin Holdings, Roche Venture Fund, RiverVest Venture Partners, Lightchain
St. Louis, MO, and Brisbane, CA-based cancer-focused biotech
Atlantic Bridge Capital, RPS Ventures, Crosslink Capital, IAG Firemark Ventures
Chicago, IL-based provider of physical property analytics
RA Capital Management, Nextech Invest, Fidelity, Wellington Management, Redmile Group, Logos Capital, Surveyor Capital, PFM Health Sciences, Arch Venture Partners, City Hill Ventures, Vertex Ventures HC, GT Healthcare Capital Partners, Boxer Capital, Alexandria Venture Investments
San Diego, CA-based precision oncology company focused on ecDNA
Tiger Global, TCV, GIC, Baillie Gifford, Madrone Capital Partners, Durable Capital Partners, Valiant Capital Management, Base10, YC Continuity, Ribbit Capital, DST Global, Greenoaks Capital, Lone Pine Capital, IVP
San Francisco, CA-based corporate credit card company focused on startup
Altos Ventures, NXF, American Express, JPMorgan
Tel Aviv and Miami, FL-based payment processing startup
Versant Ventures, Westlake Village BioPartners, AbbVie
Thousand Oaks, Calif.-based developer of tissue-targeted gene therapies
Durable Capital Partners, Baillie Gifford, T. Rowe Price, Whale Rock
New York, NY-based digital pharmacy
Valor Equity Partners, Lowercarbon Capital, DRW Venture Capital, Founders Fund, Bain Capital Ventures, Coinbase Ventures, Polychain Capital, KCK Group, Upper90, Winklevoss Capital, Exor, Zigg Capital, JB Straubel
Denver, CO-based flare migration startup that converts gas into energy for bitcoin mining
Andreessen Horowitz, Tiger Global, TQ Ventures, Avenir, Sapphire Ventures, Foundation Capital, Wellington Management, Expa
New York, NY-based challenger bank
M12, Salesforce Ventures, Threshold Ventures, Haystack, Firebolt
Palo Alto, CA-based enterprise customer intelligence startup
Andreessen Horowitz, Wellington Management, Owl Ventures, LionTree Partners, TTV Capital, Canapi Ventures, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, Bond, Fin VC, Goodwater Capital
\Atlanta, GA-based debit card startup focused on kids and families
Apax Digital, AMI Opportunities Fund, Viola Growth, Flashpoint, Vertex Ventures, Kingfisher Investment Advisors, La Maison Partners
Walnut, CA-based CRM tool for property management
Owl Ventures, Ziff Capital Partners, LionTree Partners, Intel Capital, BBG Ventures, Lucas Venture Group, Reid Hoffman
Palo Alto, CA-based community platform for creators and brands
Key Partners Capital, Astanor Ventures, Horizons Ventures, Cape Capital
New York, NY-based producer of biofabricated textiles
Coatue, Dragoneer, Andreessen Horowitz, Accel, Cobalt
San Francisco, CA-based video platform for developers
Felicis Ventures, Clear Ventures, Trinity Partners, Firebolt Ventures
Palo Alto, CA-based orchestration platform for dev-ops teams
Oak HC/FT, Declaration Partners, PayPal Ventures, Mithril Capital, Senator Investment Group, Liberty City Ventures, WestCap
New York, NY-based cryptocurrency infrastructure and white-label services platform
Josh Buckley, Fifth Wall, Rahul Vohra, JBV Capital, Aleph VC
Walnut, CA-based location data analytics startup
McRock Capital, TransLink Ventures, BMWi Ventures, Kensington Capital Partners, Ironspring Ventures
San Antonio, TX-based robotic vision startup
Atari, ARRI, Founders Fund, TQ Ventures, Coatue, Rogue Capital Partners, Signia Venture Partners, Seedcamp, Talis Capital, SNÖ Ventures
Palo Alto, CA-based mixed reality gaming startup
Morpheus Ventures, GreatPoint Ventures, Ericsson Ventures, Samsung Next Ventures, Tao Capital Partners, Clearvision Ventures, Tau Ventures
Austin, TX-based provider of dispatch software for 911 centers
Vivo Capital, aMoon Fund, Parian Global, Anthem and Blue Ox Healthcare Partners
Salt Lake City, UT-based provider of prenatal diagnostics
Toba Capital, Pentland Group, Lerer Hippeau, Primary Ventures, Brand Foundry
New York, NY-based veterinary startup
Imperative Ventures, Zero Carbon Partners, CPP Investments, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Prelude Ventures, PIVA Capital, John Doerr, Bill Joy, BP, OCGI Climate Investments
Piscataway, NJ-based developer of low-carbon cement and concrete
Insight Partners
Providence, RI-based interpersonal finance app for sharing expenses
General Catalyst, Franklin Templeton, Jared Leto, Stephen Curry and insiders Coatue, Stripe, Charli D’Amelio, The Chainsmokers, Will Smith, Jeffrey Katzenberg
San Francisco, CA-based provider of financial services for teens and families
Premji Invest, Third Point Ventures, Accel, Bain Capital Ventures, DFJ Growth, Glynn Capital, Goldman Sachs, Insight Partners, Next47
San Francisco, CA-based dev-ops platform for containers
Cathay Innovation, Signalfire
Boulder, CO-based provider of customer data analytics
Blackstone Growth, Accel, Khosla Ventures, TCV
San Jose, CA-based network intrusion detection company
Origin Ventures, Chapford Capital Group
New York, NY-based rental service for designer handbags, jewelry, and diamonds
Fidelity, Forestay Capital, North Atlantic Capital
Boston, MA-based cloud storage startup
True Ventures, Amazon Alexa Fund, MPL Ventures, Mark Pincus
New York, NY-based interactive music platform
May 6th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: April 19-23, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Eighth co-investment fund
Second fund-of-funds
Second fund
First traditional VC fund
Third fund
Second fund
Fourth fund
Second fund

Private Equity Investors

Bertram Capital
Fairfield, OH-based distributor of fasteners and other C-parts
Warburg Pincus
UK-based specialty finance platform focused on commercial aerospace
GI Partners
Andover, MA-based product lifecycle management platform for digital industrial applications
Alpine Investors
Dallas, TX-based provider of software for the outdoor recreation industry
Crestview Partners
Berlin, NJ-based used car financing platform
Thoma Bravo
Minneapolis, MN-based provider of customer engagement and analytics software
Astorg Partners
Dallas, TX-based provider of brand risk and protection solutions
Hellman & Friedman
Austin, TX-based provider of energy data and analytics
Cincinnati, OH-based school bus operators
Warren Equity Partners
Decatur, AL-based provider of GIS services for natural gas and water utility infrastructure
Koch Strategic Platforms
Richardson, TX-based provider of cloud-native software apps for mobile networks
Oak Hill Capital, KKR
Evansville, IN-based fiberoptic network operator
Apollo Global Management
Irving, TX-based art and craft products retailer
Insight Partners
Australian automated deployment server
Gemspring Capital
Merriam, KA-based developer of retail customer engagement solutions
Thoma Bravo
$10.2BRichardson, TX-based provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry

Venture Capital Investors

Tiger Global, Dragoneer, Susquehanna Growth Equity, Silversmith Capital Partners
Chicago, IL-based customer experience automation platform
RA Capital Management, Redmile Group, Federated Hermes, Foresite Capital, ArrowMark Partners, PremjiInvest, Fidelity, OrbiMed, Polaris Partners, Mithril, GV, Population Health Partners, Adimab, Omega Funds
Waltham, MA-based developer of antibodies to neutralize coronaviruses
Scale Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, Ignition Partners, Zigg Capital
San Francisco, CA-based risk data platform for commercial property brokers and insurers
Evolution Equity Partners, Tiger Global, Ridgeline Partners, Downing Lane, Boldstart Ventures, Version One Ventures, Haystack, Radical Ventures
New York, NY-based company data privacy platform
Sapphire Ventures, Insight Partners, Tiger Global
India and San Francisco, CA-based billing subscription management company
YC Continuity, Andreessen Horowitz, Spark Capital, Lachy Groom, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Jeff Wilke, Anthony Schiller
San Francisco, CA-based remote hiring company
7Ridge, Eldridge
New York, NY-based developer of enterprise tools for using digital ledgers
CDPQ, Neuberger Berman, Atreides Management, Viking Global Investors
Sunnyvale, CA-based provider of cloud data backup services
Spectrum Equity, Information Venture Partners
Woburn, MA-based provider of asset and liability management software for banks and credit unions
OMERS Growth Equity, Kaplan, ABS Capital Partners, NewSpring, Osage Venture Partners
New York, NY-based provider of executive education courses
Felicis Ventures, SVB Capital, Greycroft, Okta Ventures, The Spruce House Partnership
San Diego, CA-based Apple device management company
Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Operator Collective, First Round Capital, Homebrew
New York, NY-based employee benefits startup
CapitalG, D1 Capital Partners, BoxGroup, Point72 Ventures, Clocktower Technology Ventures, OldSlip Group
New York, NY-based provider of bank account opening software
Accel, D1 Capital Partners, Valor Equity Partners, Greenoaks Capital, Sound Ventures, Third Kind Ventures
Philadelphia, PA-based subscription service for “ugly” produce
Boston, MA-based biotech focused on solid tumors
Menlo Ventures, YC, General Catalyst, Refactor Capital
New York, NY-based provider of opioid addiction treatment
GV, Unusual Ventures, GSV, Harrison Metal, Gaingels
Brooklyn-NY-based online provider of intro-level college courses
KB Partners, Verizon Ventures, Manheim Investments
Chicago, IL-based provider of real-time streaming tech
The Craftory, Artis Ventures, GISEV, Founders Fund, 8VC
Los Angeles, CA-based probiotics developer
GM, SK Inc., Temasek, Applied Ventures, Shanghai Auto, Vertex
Woburn, MA-based developer of rechargeable batteries for electric vehicle
Insight Partners, Union Square Ventures, Stripes Group
San Francisco, CA-based provider of fraud prevention software
QED Investors, Partners for Growth, Endeavor Catalyst, BECO Capital, Global Ventures, OTG Ventures, Endure Capital
San Francisco, CA-based provider of payment products for startups and SMBs
Playground Global, Fortescue Future Industries, Coatue, Global Founders Capital, Plug Power, Airbus Ventures, Toyota AI Ventures, Sojitz Corporation, Future Shape
Los Angeles, CA-based developer of hydrogen storage solutions for commercial aircraft
Tiger Global
San Francisco, CA-based biotech that aims to reverse Type 2 diabetes
TTV Capital, Owl Ventures, SoftBank, Crosscut Ventures, Mubadala Capital, Next Play Capital, Owl Capital
Los Angeles, CA-based tech platform for immigrant families
April 30th, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|

The Scherzer Deal Report: April 12-16, 2021

Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

PE and VC Firms

Second fund
Second fund
Debut fund
Debut fund
Second fund
Second fund
Second fund
Second fund

Private Equity Investors

TZP Group
Oceanside, CA-based provider of maternity and nursing apparel
The Carlyle Group
Santa Monica, CA-based maker of clean beauty products
WindRose Health Investors
Stillwater, MN-based chronic disease management provider
Rainier Partners
Clovis, CA-based packaging distributor for the agriculture industry
Downers Grove, IL-based IT services provide
Hellman & Friedman
Austin, TX-based provider of data analytics SaaS for the oil and gas industry
Investcorp, Trilantic North America
Chicago, IL-based provider of traffic control and pavement marking services
The Blackstone Group
Alvarado, TX-based maker of engineered structured and infrastructure for the electrical utility and telecom markets
FFL Partners
Denver, CO-based provider of global expansion solutions
Francisco Partners
Raleigh, NC-based education technology solution company
Santa Clara, CA-based digital consultancy focused on Microsoft cloud platforms

Venture Capital Investors

aMoon, BVF Partners, CAM Capital
Redwood City, CA-based biotech focused on immunological disease
Soleus Capital, RA Capital Management, Adage Capital Management, Pontifax, Aisling Capital, Altium Capital, Amzak Health, Granite Point Capital Management, LifeSci Venture Partners, Lumira Ventures, CAM Capital, Delos Capital, Domain Associates, Sixty Degree Capital
Mendham, NJ-based biotech focused on chronic hepatitis B
Samsara BioCapital, CAM Capital, Adage, Asymmetry, CaaS Capital, Cambrian Bio, Sixty Degree, Soleus Capital, Surveyor Capital, Suvretta, Terra Magnum Capital Partners, NEA, Novo Holdings, SR One, Takeda Ventures, LG Tech, Clough Capital
Gaithersburg, MD-based cell therapy startup
Orbia Ventures, At One Ventures, TDK Ventures, TRUMPF Venture, Doral Energy-Tech Ventures, InMotion Ventures
Worcester, MA-based battery recycling process
Sequoia Capital Global Equities, Altimeter Capital, Byers Capital, Elad Gil, Thrive Capital, Benchmark, Menlo Ventures, Alkeon Capital, Iconiq, Lux Capital, Spark Capital, Lead Edge Capital
San Francisco, CA-based life sciences R&D cloud
Sequoia Capital, Costanoa Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based data quality automation startup
Casdin Capital, NFX, Duquesne Family Office, Section 32, iGlobe Partners, Driehaus Capital
New York, NY-based cancer recurrence monitoring startup
Menlo Ventures, Suffolk Construction, Alumni Ventures Group, Innovation Endeavors, Brick & Mortar Ventures, Obvious Ventures, Grit Labs
San Francisco, CA-based construction robotics startup
Mercury Fund, Arsenal Growth, Moonshots Capital, Scarlet Venture Fund
Houston, TX-based provider of e-commerce enablement solutions
Tiger Global, Base10 Partners, Gradient Ventures
New York, NY-based provider of appointment scheduling SaaS for sales teams
Eldridge, American Family Ventures, Cox Enterprises, OMERS Ventures
Chicago, IL-based car insurance startup
Navy Capital, One Tower Group, Emerald Park Capital and Presidio View Capital
Sacramento, CA-based designer weed cultivator
Sapphire Ventures, Riverwood Capital
Pleasanton, CA-based upskilling platform
Sony, Appaloosa, Baillie Gifford, Fidelity, GIC, T. Rowe Price Ontario Teachers’, BlackRock, Park West, KKR, AllianceBernstein, Altimeter, Franklin Templeton, Luxor Capital
Cary, NC-based maker of Fortnite
Tiger Global, D1 Capital Partners, Addition, The Spruce House Partnership
Mountain View, CA-based AI chipmaker
Goldman Sachs Growth
Santa Monica, CA-based contextual advertising firm
Kleiner Perkins, Foundation Capital and SVB
San Francisco, CA-based neobank for SMB
Pontifax AgTech, Temasek, S2G Ventures, Pangea Ventures, Rhapsody Venture Partners, Asahi Kasai Ventures, Jordan Park Group, the Jeremy and Hannelore Grantham Foundation
Chicago, IL-based startup focused on mitigating food waste
New Mountain Capital
Chicago, IL-based app that connects homeowners with home services provider
Elsewhere Partners
Atlanta, GA-based provider of network and cloud automation solution
Lilly Ventures and Deerfield Management, Goldman Sachs, Arch Venture Partners, Nolan Capital
Lake Forrest, IL-based gene therapy startup
Insight Partners
Independence, OH-based certificate lifecycle automation company
Drive Capital, Root, Amplify, Hustle Fund
San Francisco, CA-based, real-time data platform
Tiger Global, Comcast Ventures, Canaan, Initialized Capital, Sound Ventures, Pivotal Ventures, Magnify Ventures
Miami, FL-based provider of care and companionship solutions to seniors
Seven Seven Six, Bessemer Venture Partners, Slow Ventures, Sound Ventures, Atelier Ventures, Chapter One Ventures
Los Angeles, CA-based social collaboration marketplace for creatives
Los Gatos, CA-based streaming media software provider
SoftBank Vision Fund 2, PSP Investments, Alaska Permanent Fund, Invus, Flagship Pioneering
Cambridge, MA-based biotech focused on immune synapses
Sam Altman, Jack Altman, Flexport
San Francisco, CA-based B2B payments company
NightDragon, Cisco Investments, Allegis Cyber
Charlottesville, VA-based provider of digital risk protection SaaS
SoftBank Vision Fund 2, GIV, Temasek, BlackRock, Intel Capital, GV, Walden International, WRVI
Palo Alto, CA-based developer of machine learning and big data analytics platforms
Dragoneer, Greenoaks Capital, Tiger Global, Wellington Management, Durable Capital Partners and insiders Coatue, Index Ventures, Founders Fund, YC
San Francisco, CA-based data labeling platform
SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Bling Capital, DCM, General Catalyst, Norwest Venture Partners and Steadfast Capital Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based connected home gym company
Addition, Redpoint Ventures, GV, Juxtapose, Zigg Capital
New York, NY-based dentistry startup
Weatherford Capital, Accel
Austin, TX-based insurance comparison site
Artis Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based marketplace for connecting healthcare payors and providers
Berkshire Partners
New York, NY-based provider of colocation procurement SaaS
Owl Rock Capital
San Jose, CA-based UX research platform
General Atlantic
Los Angeles, CA-based provider of plant-based hair products
Aquiline Technology Growth, Echo Health Ventures, MassMutual Ventures, Guardian Strategic Ventures, Riverside Acceleration Capital, FCA Venture Partners, First Health Capital Partner
New York, NY-based platform for quote-to-card experiences in health insurance and benefits
North Sound Ventures
Pasadena, CA-based data analytics and 3D visualization platform
PeakSpan Capital
San Mateo, CA-based provider of animated video content creation for the enterprise
Blackhorn Ventures, ACME Capital, Loup Ventures, R7 Partners, Eniac Ventures, Alven Capital, Array Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based developer of autonomous commercial cargo aircraft
April 21st, 2021|Scherzer Deal Report|