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

VAC is a private equity firm that invests in IT, manufacturing, retail and healthcare sectors. Read more

Mason Morfit's photo - CEO of VAC

CEO

Mason Morfit

CEO Approval Rating

90/100

Founded:

2000

Status:

Investment CompanySubsidiary of ValueAct Holdings GP, LLC

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Sageview is VAC's #1 competitor. Sageview's headquarters is in Palo Alto, California, and was founded in 2005. Sageview competes in the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry. Sageview generates 52% of VAC's revenue.

Spectrum Equity is one of VAC's top rivals. Spectrum Equity was founded in Boston, Massachusetts} in 1994. Spectrum Equity is in the Investment Banking & Brokerage field. Compared to VAC, Spectrum Equity generates $55M more revenue.

JMI is one of VAC's top competitors. JMI is a Investment Company company that was founded in 1992 in Baltimore, Maryland. JMI operates in the Diversified Financial Services industry. Compared to VAC, JMI has 31 more employees.

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VAC Funding History

$5.5B$9.7B$9.7B

Since VAC was founded in 2000, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total VAC has raised $9.7B. VAC's last funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $15.0M

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Investment Fund
Dec 2015
$15M

Investment Fund
Dec 2006
$2.5B
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Investment Fund
May 2006
$1.7B
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Investment Fund
Nov 2000
$2.4B
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Investment Fund
Oct 2000
$3.1B
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Total Funding: $9.7B

Since VAC was founded in 2000, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total VAC has raised $9.7B. VAC's last funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $15.0M

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AppHarvest is an indoor farming company that enables farmers to cultivate and distribute non-GMO vegetables and fruits.
$28M
Aug 05, 2020
Series C
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Noodle Partners is an online program management platform that allows colleges and universities to manage and advertise graduate degree programs.
$16M
Jun 08, 2020
Series B
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AppHarvest is an indoor farming company that enables farmers to cultivate and distribute non-GMO vegetables and fruits.
$11M
Feb 02, 2020
Equity
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AppHarvest is an indoor farming company that enables farmers to cultivate and distribute non-GMO vegetables and fruits.
$1000K
Jun 06, 2019
Equity
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AppHarvest is an indoor farming company that enables farmers to cultivate and distribute non-GMO vegetables and fruits.
$82M
May 21, 2019
Series A
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VAC News

August 4, 2020News Break

ValueAct transfers Nikola shares to new fund (updated) | News Break

ValueAct discloses that it no longer holds a stake in Nikola (NASDAQ:NKLA) after previously holding a... See more »
June 24, 2020Virtual-Strategy Magazine

ValueAct Capital Founder Jeff Ubben to Retire to Launch Inclusive Capital Partners

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - ValueAct Capital ("VAC") Founder Jeff Ubben is retiring a... See more »
June 24, 2020Pensions & Investments

ValueAct Chairman Jeffrey Ubben retires, looks to start new firm

Jeffrey Ubben, co-founder of ValueAct Capital, retired as the firm's chairman to start Inclusive Capi... See more »
June 23, 2020The Financial Times

Jeff Ubben quits ValueAct for social investing

'Elizabeth Warren is right,' veteran activist investor tells FT... See more »
June 16, 2020WCCFtech

Nikola (NKLA) in the Spotlight as ValueAct Discloses a 5.6% Stake Soon After the Electric Truck Company Filed a Prospectus for the Issuance of New Shares

Nikola (), an emerging contender in the EV sphere, has been making waves in the halls of finance sinc... See more »
June 9, 2020FinSMEs

Noodle Partners Raises $16M in Series B Funding

Noodle Partners, a NYC-based company that creates online and hybrid programs while improving traditio... See more »

VAC Press Releases

November 13, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

ValueAct Capital Discloses Sale of Shares of Microsoft Corporation.

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueAct Capital Management, L.P. announced today that i... See more »
November 11, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

ValueAct Capital Voices Strong Disagreement with ISS Voting Recommendations for Towers Watson Stockholders

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueAct Capital Management, L.P. today issued an open l... See more »
June 11, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

ValueAct Capital Discloses Sale of Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueAct Capital Management, L.P. announced today that i... See more »
November 5, 2014PRESS RELEASE POINT

Motorola Solutions Purchases Approximately $750 Million of Its Common Stock from ValueAct Capital

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Nov. 5, 2014 - Motorola Solutions, Inc.read more... See more »

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VAC is a private equity firm that invests in IT, manufacturing, retail and healthcare sectors. VAC was founded in 2000. VAC's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94129. It has raised 9.7B in 5 rounds. The latest round was in Dec ...

CEO

VAC's CEO, Mason Morfit, currently has an approval rating of 90%. VAC's primary competitors are Sageview, Spectrum Equity & JMI.

Website

valueact.com

Frequently Asked Questions about VAC

  1. When was VAC founded?

    VAC was founded in 2000
  2. Who is VAC's CEO?

    VAC's CEO is Mason Morfit
  3. How much revenue does VAC generate?

    VAC generates $25M in revenue
  4. How much funding does VAC have?

    VAC has historically raised $9.7B in funding
  1. Where is VAC's headquarters?

    VAC's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does VAC have?

    VAC has 39 employees
  3. Who are VAC's competitors?

    VAC's top competitors are Sageview, Spectrum Equity, JMI
  4. Who has VAC invested in?

    VAC's has invested in companies such as AppHarvest, Noodle Partners, AppHarvest