VC  First Analysis

http://www.firstanalysis.com





     Office Locations:

One South Wacker Drive, Suite 3900 (39th floor)
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-258-1400

 

Stages:

  • Expansion
  • Growth


 

Industries:

  • Business Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    Founded in 1981, First Analysis is a leading venture capital investor. The firm has one of the longest records (30 years) in venture capital, having invested more than $780 million across multiple highly diversified funds. First Analysis has over $200 million in active portfolio investments. First Analysis invests mainly in the United States with a focus on Technology / SaaS: Cyber security/infrastructure, e-Commerce / digital engagement, Human capital technology, Internet of things; Healthcare: Medical technology, Pharma technology, Healthcare analytics; Environmental technology: Resource management, Clean-tech / specialty chemicals; and Services: Education, HR & accounting services. The firm invests for expansion and growth in small and mid-size companies with established business models, high internal growth rates, and large-market leadership potential. First Analysis targets investing $3-10 million as lead investor or as a syndicate partner.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Clement Erbman Managing Director
    Corey Greendale Managing Director
    Daniel Smereczynski Vice President
    Frank Sparacino Senior Vice President
    Howard Smith Managing Director

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      05/26/2018


      Waggl


      CA


      $7,000,000


      Series A


      10/23/2017


      Blue Medora


      MI


      $8,000,000


      Series B-1


      09/21/2017


      ViralGains


      MA


      $13,500,000


      Series B


     

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