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bandangels.com

Investments

372

Portfolio Exits

51

Funds

4

About Band of Angels

The Band of Angels is Silicon Valley's oldest seed funding organization. We are a formal group of more than 120 former and current high tech executives who are interested in investing their time and money into new, cutting edge, startup companies. We've seeded over 200 companies in our history with 40+ profitable M&A exits and 9 Nasdaq IPOs. Band members have founded companies such as Symantec, Logitech, and National Semiconductor and been senior executives at the likes of Sun Microsystems, Hewlett Packard, and Intuit. The Band meets monthly to formally consider three startups selected from among the more than 50 that are screened each month by the Band Deal Selection Process. Entrepreneurs can expect a thorough examination and, occasionally, an investment from some of Silicon Valley's most accomplished entrepreneurs.

Headquarters Location

535 Middlefield Road Suite 190

Menlo Park, California, 94025,

United States

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Latest Band of Angels News

Rhaeos Raises $2.2M in Seed Funding

Jan 3, 2022

Rhaeos, Inc. , a Evanston, Ill.-based clinical stage medical device company developing a platform wireless and non-invasive wearable sensor initially targeting the neurosurgical suite, closed a $2.2m seed financing. The round, which brings a total of over $8m in dilutive and non-dilutive financing to date, included participation from Creative Ventures, Portal Innovations, Lateral Capital, Cedars-Sinai Accelerator, Kyto Life Science and Technology, Band of Angels, Northwestern University’s NXT Fund, University of Michigan Social Venture Fund, and private investors. Rhaeos, Inc. is a private, clinical stage, medical device company, formed out of the John A. Rogers Research Group at Northwestern University, focused on developing wearable sensors to improve care of patients suffering from chronic and difficult-to-treat conditions. The company’s novel FlowSense™ noninvasive wireless sensor addresses a clinical unmet need for patients with hydrocephalus and is funded by the National Institute of Health, National Science Foundation, the Pediatric Hydrocephalus Foundation, the Southwest Pediatric Device Consortium, the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation, the UCSF-Stanford Pediatric Device Accelerator, the West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics, MedTech Innovator, and private and institutional investors. Proceeds will be used to prepare for the 2022 commercial launch of FlowSense™, the company’s first product. FinSMEs 03/01/2021

Band of Angels Investments

372 Investments

Band of Angels has made 372 investments. Their latest investment was in Rhaeos as part of their Seed VC on December 12, 2021.

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Band of Angels Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

12/24/2021

Seed VC

Rhaeos

$2.2M

Yes

6

12/17/2021

Seed VC - II

Zesty.io

$3M

Yes

1

7/29/2021

Series A - IV

Raydiant Oximetry

$5M

Yes

2

5/3/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

4/22/2021

Series A

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10

Date

12/24/2021

12/17/2021

7/29/2021

5/3/2021

4/22/2021

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC - II

Series A - IV

Series A

Series A

Company

Rhaeos

Zesty.io

Raydiant Oximetry

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Amount

$2.2M

$3M

$5M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

6

1

2

10

10

Band of Angels Portfolio Exits

51 Portfolio Exits

Band of Angels has 51 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Taulia on January 27, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

1/27/2022

Corporate Majority

$99M

3

1/10/2022

Acquired

$99M

4

10/27/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

8/24/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

5/6/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

1/27/2022

1/10/2022

10/27/2021

8/24/2021

5/6/2021

Exit

Corporate Majority

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

3

4

2

10

10

Band of Angels Fund History

4 Fund Histories

Band of Angels has 4 funds, including Band of Angels Acorn Fund LLC.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

11/1/2009

Band of Angels Acorn Fund LLC

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$5M

1

6/30/2000

Band of Angels Fund LP

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$99M

10

12/31/1994

Band of Angels LLC

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10

12/31/1994

Band of Angels - Unspecified Fund

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10

Closing Date

11/1/2009

6/30/2000

12/31/1994

12/31/1994

Fund

Band of Angels Acorn Fund LLC

Band of Angels Fund LP

Band of Angels LLC

Band of Angels - Unspecified Fund

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$5M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

10

Band of Angels Team

6 Team Members

Band of Angels has 6 team members, including , .

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Dr. Ian Sobieski

Founder

Current

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Dr. Ian Sobieski

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Work History

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