Actis , a VC based in United Kingdom

Who are Actis

Actis is a VC based in  United Kingdom.

In 2004 was created Actis, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom. The main department of described VC is located in the London. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. When the investment is from Actis the average startup value is 500 millions – 1 billion dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2013. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Comparing to the other companies, this Actis performs on 3 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 55 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 50 – 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Besides them, we counted 65 critical employees of this fund in our database. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Food and Beverage, Energy. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline National Stock Exchange, Pine Labs, Chayora Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 11-15 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments – India. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Actis, startups are often financed by Cisco, TLcom Capital Partners, Standard Chartered Bank. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are The Carlyle Group, Sequoia Capital, Prax Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by The Carlyle Group, General Atlantic, GTI Capital Group.

What type of sectors does the Fund invest in ?

Actis invests in sectors including Food and Beverage and Energy.

Where can I find Actis on the internet and on social media ?

What is the flagship investment in the Funds’ Portfolio

National Stock Exchange

Which Funds do Actis Co Invest with ?

  • The Carlyle Group

Who are the Team ?

Director, Private Equity        Ali Haeri Mazanderani
Director, Operations, Asia       Angus Or
Director        Asanka Rodrigo
Director        Beatriz Amary
Director        David Cooke
Partner        David Morley
Partner        Dong Zhong
Director        Eduardo Bozo
Director, Real Estate        Funke Okubadejo
Director      Jason Zhang
Partner       JM Trivedi
Director      Louis Deppe
Director, Investor Development      Marc Nahum

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