Samsung Venture Investment Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 46

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 541

  • Portfolio
  • 237

  • Exits
  • 210

Exits

Samsung Venture Investment General Information

Description

Founded in 1999, Samsung Venture Investment is the corporate venture capital arm of Samsung Electronics based in Seoul, South Korea. The firm seeks to invest in companies operating in the semiconductor, cloud and data center, telecommunication, software, Internet, bioengineering, medical industry, and film/video sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
1999
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Korean Venture Capital Association (KVC)
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
PE/Buyout
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 06620(Samsung Electronics 29th Floor)11
  • Seocho-daero 74-gil
  • Seoul, Seocho-Gu 13201
  • South Korea
+82 00-0000-0000

Samsung Venture Investment Investments (541)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WePlay Media 17-Jan-2023 Buyout/LBO Publishing Generating Revenue
000000 (0000000000 10-Jan-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue
00000000 03-Jan-2023 00000 00000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue
0000000 09-Dec-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000 22-Nov-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue
000000000 21-Nov-2022 00000 00000 0000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
00000 15-Nov-2022 0000 00000 00000 Educational Software Startup
000 26-Oct-2022 00000 00000 0000 Specialty Chemicals Generating Revenue
Village Baby 16-Oct-2022 Early Stage VC Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
ConsenSys 12-Oct-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private 000 Financial Software Profitable
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Samsung Venture Investment Exits (210)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Iguazio 23-Jan-2023 Merger/Acquisition 0000
00000 01-Dec-2022 000 00 00000000
00000000 21-Oct-2022 000
0000 18-Sep-2022 000 00 00000000
00000 01-Sep-2022 000000000 00000000
00 00000000 29-Aug-2022 000000000000000000
000000. 06-Jul-2022 000 00000
000000 29-Jun-2022 000000000000000000 00000
Indus (Business/Productivity Software) 11-Jun-2022 Merger/Acquisition
SmartSens Technology 20-May-2022 IPO 00000
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Samsung Venture Investment Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Samsung Venture Investment Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Samsung Venture Investment Team (87)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Youngjoon Choi President & Chief Executive Officer Seoul, South Korea
Michael Pachos Managing Director and the Head of Samsung Ventures America, East Coast 00 0 00 Boston, MA
David Suh Managing Director 0 Boston, MA
Jihong Kim Managing Director 00 0 0 Boston, MA
Ji Hoon Kwon Managing Director 0 0 Boston, MA
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Samsung Venture Investment Co-Investors (725)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
KB Investment 10 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Korea Investment Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
LB Investment 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Korea Development Bank 0 Series chart Industry bar
Samsung NEXT Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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