Blackbird Ventures’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

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Managing Director

Niki Scevak

CEO Approval Rating

67/100

Founded:

2012

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Fathen is Blackbird Ventures's biggest rival. Fathen was founded in Perth, Western Australia} in 2013. Like Blackbird Ventures, Fathen also competes in the Investment Banking & Brokerage sector. Compared to Blackbird Ventures, Fathen generates $3.9M more revenue.

OneVentures is Blackbird Ventures's #2 rival. OneVentures's headquarters is in Sydney, New South Wales, and was founded in 2006. OneVentures operates in the Diversified Investment Services industry. OneVentures generates 677% of Blackbird Ventures's revenue.

Melbourneangels is Blackbird Ventures's #3 competitor. Melbourneangels was founded in null in Melbourne, Victoria. Like Blackbird Ventures, Melbourneangels also operates in the Investment Banking & Brokerage space. Melbourneangels generates $24.4M more revenue than Blackbird Ventures.

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Blackbird Ventures Funding History

$25M$225M$643M$1B

Since Blackbird Ventures was founded in 2012, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total Blackbird Ventures has raised $1.0B. Blackbird Ventures' last funding round was on Sep 2020 for a total of $40.0M

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Sep 2020
$40M
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Investment Fund
Aug 2020
$357M
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Investment Fund
Jul 2018
$193M
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Investment Fund
Apr 2018
$225M
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Investment Fund
Sep 2015
$200M

Total Funding: $1B

Since Blackbird Ventures was founded in 2012, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total Blackbird Ventures has raised $1.0B. Blackbird Ventures' last funding round was on Sep 2020 for a total of $40.0M

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See-Mode develops an AI-based medical software that allows clinicians to predict risk factors of stroke from medical images.
$7M
Aug 18, 2020
Series A
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XY Sense is an AI-based Sensor-as-a-Service company that offers workplace traffic monitoring sensors for the commercial real estate sector.
$3.6M
Jul 28, 2020
Seed
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Propeller develops and provides drone data processing, visualization, and analytics software products for construction and mining industries.
$18M
Jul 20, 2020
Series B
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Ao Air is a medical device company that manufactures and distributes air filter masks and respirators for individuals.
$1.8M
Jul 19, 2020
Equity
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VAPAR is a fault detection platform that offers video inspection solutions for underground sewer and stormwater pipelines.
$485.4K
Jul 05, 2020
Seed
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Blackbird Ventures News

August 11, 2020SmartCompany

Aussie AI startup HIVERY secures $8 million for tech telling retailers what to stock - SmartCompany

HIVERY has raised $8 million, as it makes a grab for a global opportunity helping retailers stock pro... See more »
August 7, 2020DealStreetAsia

COVID-19 has not changed Blackbird's strategy, says partner Nick Crocker

Blackbird Ventures recently raised $356 million for its latest venture fund. The post COVID-19 has no... See more »
August 4, 2020SmartCompany

Blackbird has $500 million to invest in "ambitious" Aussie startup founders

The biggest Aussie VC firm just got a bit bigger, with Blackbird Ventures raising $500 million for in... See more »
August 4, 2020Business News Australia

Blackbird Ventures raises $500m for Aussie and NZ startups

The Sydney-based venture capital (VC) fund that helped propel the likes of Canva and Culture Amp has ... See more »
August 3, 2020Startup Daily

Australia's new biggest VC fund is worth $500 million

Venture capital firm Blackbird Ventures has landed support from some of the countries biggest superan... See more »
August 3, 2020The Sydney Morning Herald

Blackbird raises $500m fund, taps Cannon-Brookes to drive expansion

Australian venture capital firm Blackbird Ventures has raised a $500 million fund and brought on Atla... See more »
July 31, 2020SmartCompany

XY Sense raises $5 million to use real-time data to optimise workplaces

Melbourne startup XY Sense has raised $5 million to continue its mission to help businesses see how t... See more »

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Blackbird Ventures focuses on investing in information technology and internet startups. Blackbird Ventures was founded in 2012. Blackbird Ventures' headquarters is located in Surry Hills, New South Wales, AU 2010. It has raised 1.0B in 6 rounds. The ...

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Blackbird Ventures's Managing Director, Niki Scevak, currently has an approval rating of 67%. Blackbird Ventures's primary competitors are Fathen, OneVentures & Melbourneangels.

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blackbird.vc

Frequently Asked Questions about Blackbird Ventures

  1. When was Blackbird Ventures founded?

    Blackbird Ventures was founded in 2012
  2. Who is Blackbird Ventures's CEO?

    Blackbird Ventures's CEO is Niki Scevak
  3. How much revenue does Blackbird Ventures generate?

    Blackbird Ventures generates $2M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Blackbird Ventures have?

    Blackbird Ventures has historically raised $1B in funding
  5. Where is Blackbird Ventures's headquarters?

    Blackbird Ventures's headquarters is in Surry Hills New South Wales, AU
  1. How many employees does Blackbird Ventures have?

    Blackbird Ventures has 50 employees
  2. What sector does Blackbird Ventures operate in?

    Blackbird Ventures is in Investment Banking & Brokerage
  3. Who are Blackbird Ventures's competitors?

    Blackbird Ventures's top competitors are Fathen, OneVentures, Melbourneangels
  4. Who has Blackbird Ventures invested in?

    Blackbird Ventures's has invested in companies such as See-Mode, XY Sense, Propeller