Samsung Catalyst Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 15
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 86
  • Portfolio
  • 36
  • Exits
  • 19
Exits

Samsung Catalyst Fund General Information

Description

Founded in 2013, Samsung Catalyst is a corporate venture capital arm of Samsung Electronics headquartered in Menlo Park, California. The firm prefers to invest in the automotive, artificial intelligence, cloud and data infrastructure, smart factory and robotics, autonomous systems, and digital health sectors. The firm has additional offices in Berlin, New York, Seoul, Tel Aviv, and Paris.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2013
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 2480 Sand Hill Road
  • Suite 101
  • Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Samsung Catalyst Fund Investments (86)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ada Health 26-May-2021 Later Stage VC 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue
00000000000 19-Mar-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
0000000 02-Feb-2021 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
000000 000000 0000 14-Dec-2020 00000 00000 0000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000 0000000 23-Jul-2020 00000 00000 0000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000000 00 00.0
0000000000 0000000 15-Jul-2020 00000 00000 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Profitable
00000000000 30-Jun-2020 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue
0000 16-Jun-2020 00000 00000 0000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue 0000000 00 00.0
AImotive 02-Jun-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Automotive Generating Revenue
Bossa Nova Robotics 11-Mar-2020 Later Stage VC 000.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
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Samsung Catalyst Fund Exits (19)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Innoviz Technologies 06-Apr-2021 Reverse Merger 00000
0000000000 0000000 01-Mar-2021 000000000000000000 00000
0000000000 01-Oct-2020 000000000000000000
000000000 25-Aug-2020 0000000 000000
000000 19-Aug-2020 000 00 00000000
0000000 15-Jul-2020 000000000000000000 00000
000000000 18-Jun-2020 000000000000000000
00000000 (00000000 01-Feb-2020 000 00 00000000
Habana Labs 16-Dec-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Pixeom 25-Oct-2019 Merger/Acquisition
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Samsung Catalyst Fund Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Samsung Catalyst Fund Team (31)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Shankar Chandran Senior Vice President, Managing Director and Head of Samsung Catalyst Fund 00 0 0 Menlo Park, CA
David Goldschmidt Managing Director, Head of Europe & Israel & Vice President 00 0 0 Tel Aviv, Israel
Christopher Chu Managing Director 0 0 0 Menlo Park, CA
Francis Ho Ph.D Managing Director 0 0 Menlo Park, CA
Nicolas Autret Managing Director 00 0 Paris, France
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Samsung Catalyst Fund Co-Investors (259)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
A&E Investments 5 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Robert Bosch Venture Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Celesta Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Intel Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Magma Venture Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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