Top Investor Tuesday — Automation and Business Software
October 07, 2014
Since the beginning of 2011, almost 1,000 firms have participated in VC deals in automation/workflow or business/productivity software companies. During that time period, capital invested in the industries has risen from $1.4 billion in 2011 to over $3.8 billion so far in 2014 (with deal count on the constant rise, as well). 46 of the 50 most active firms in the industry are headquartered in the U.S., though 218 in total are located throughout Europe. Another note regarding the 987 participating investors: only 12 manage assets of $5 billion or more.
Top investors since the beginning of 2011 and their deal counts: