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Investments

67

Portfolio Exits

10

Funds

3

Partners & Customers

1

About Bolt Innovation Group

Bolt is a 6-month intensive program designed to help hardware startups grow.

Bolt Innovation Group Headquarter Location

110 Chauncy St

Boston, Massachusetts, 02111,

United States

617-830-7972

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Bolt Innovation Group Investments

67 Investments

Bolt Innovation Group has made 67 investments. Their latest investment was in VergeSense as part of their Series C on November 11, 2021.

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Bolt Innovation Group Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/9/2021

Series C

VergeSense

$60M

No

12

9/1/2021

Series B

Carbon Robotics

$27M

No

10

6/11/2021

Seed VC

Foundation Devices

$2M

Yes

2

4/1/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

3/23/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

Date

11/9/2021

9/1/2021

6/11/2021

4/1/2021

3/23/2021

Round

Series C

Series B

Seed VC

Series A

Series A

Company

VergeSense

Carbon Robotics

Foundation Devices

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Amount

$60M

$27M

$2M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

No

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

12

10

2

10

10

Bolt Innovation Group Portfolio Exits

10 Portfolio Exits

Bolt Innovation Group has 10 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Tempo Automation on October 14, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

10/14/2021

Acq - Pending

$99M

2

10/12/2021

Acquired

Constellation

1

9/20/2021

Acquired

2

8/24/2021

Acquired

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10

7/27/2021

Acquired

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10

Date

10/14/2021

10/12/2021

9/20/2021

8/24/2021

7/27/2021

Exit

Acq - Pending

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

Constellation

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Sources

2

1

2

10

10

Bolt Innovation Group Fund History

3 Fund Histories

Bolt Innovation Group has 3 funds, including Bolt Fund III.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

5/31/2017

Bolt Fund III

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$80.3M

4

2/3/2015

Bolt Fund II

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$99M

10

11/4/2013

Bolt Fund I

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$99M

10

Closing Date

5/31/2017

2/3/2015

11/4/2013

Fund

Bolt Fund III

Bolt Fund II

Bolt Fund I

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$80.3M

$99M

$99M

Sources

4

10

10

Bolt Innovation Group Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

Bolt Innovation Group has 1 strategic partners and customers. Bolt Innovation Group recently partnered with Y Combinator on February 2, 2015.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

2/5/2015

Partner

United States

Y Combinator and Bolt Partner To Support Hardware Startups

SAN FRANCISCO , Feb. 5 , 2015 / PRNewswire / -- Y Combinator , the Mountain View-based startup seed fund , announced today that it is partnering with Bolt , a venture fund that invests in early-stage startups at the intersection of hardware and software .

3

Date

2/5/2015

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Country

United States

News Snippet

Y Combinator and Bolt Partner To Support Hardware Startups

SAN FRANCISCO , Feb. 5 , 2015 / PRNewswire / -- Y Combinator , the Mountain View-based startup seed fund , announced today that it is partnering with Bolt , a venture fund that invests in early-stage startups at the intersection of hardware and software .

Sources

3

Bolt Innovation Group Team

2 Team Members

Bolt Innovation Group has 2 team members, including current Founder, General Partner, Axel Bichara.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Axel Bichara

Atlas Venture, Computervision, and Premise

Founder, General Partner

Current

Benjamin Einstein

Eclipse Ventures, and Aavid Thermalloy

Founder

Former

Name

Axel Bichara

Benjamin Einstein

Work History

Atlas Venture, Computervision, and Premise

Eclipse Ventures, and Aavid Thermalloy

Title

Founder, General Partner

Founder

Status

Current

Former

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