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expara.com

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Investments

36

Portfolio Exits

2

Funds

1

About Expara

Expara is a Singapore-based venture capital, acceleration, advisory, and education firm that invests in Asia. It operates the Expara IDM Ventures incubator funds. Expara's founder, Douglas Abrams, and CEO is a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, angel investor, and educator who has been investing, venturing, and teaching in Singapore since 2000.

Headquarters Location

Block 71 #02-10/11 Ayer Rajah Crescent

139951,

Singapore

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Singapore-based VC firm Expara Ventures shelves $30m fund - DealStreetAsia

Jul 8, 2021

DealStreetAsia 8h agoVenture CapitaldealstreetasiaViews: 14 The VC firm had planned to raise Expara Ventures IV to invest in its core markets of Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam. - Exclusively For: Exclusively For: Access Over 250K+ Industry Headlines, Posts and Updates ALL ALPHAMAVEN CONTENT IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.CONTENT POSTED BY MEMBERS DOES NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE OPINION OR BELIEFS OF ALPHAMAVEN AND HAS NOT ALWAYS BEEN INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY ALPHAMAVEN.PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS.THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR INVESTMENT.THE MATERIAL PROVIDED HEREIN IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.IT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO SELL OR A SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY ANY INTERESTS OF ANY FUND OR ANY OTHER SECURITIES.ANY SUCH OFFERINGS CAN BE MADE ONLY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH IN THE INVESTMENT'S PRIVATE PLACEMENT MEMORANDUM.PRIOR TO INVESTING, INVESTORS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO REVIEW CAREFULLY THE PRIVATE PLACEMENT MEMORANDUM (INCLUDING THE RISK FACTORS DESCRIBED THEREIN), THE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT AND THE SUBSCRIPTION DOCUMENTS, TO ASK SUCH QUESTIONS OF THE INVESTMENT MANAGER AS THEY DEEM APPROPRIATE, AND TO DISCUSS ANY PROSPECTIVE INVESTMENT IN THE FUND WITH THEIR LEGAL AND TAX ADVISERS IN ORDER TO MAKE AN INDEPENDENT DETERMINATION OF THE SUITABILITY AND CONSEQUENCES OF AN INVESTMENT. ALPHAMAVEN

Expara Investments

36 Investments

Expara has made 36 investments. Their latest investment was in Swirl.GO as part of their Seed VC on January 1, 2021.

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Expara Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

1/12/2021

Seed VC

Swirl.GO

No

1

10/3/2019

Seed VC - II

Bellugg

Yes

1

8/13/2019

Seed VC

Hungry Hub

$0.45M

Yes

1

6/24/2019

Seed VC - II

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$99M

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10

5/30/2019

Seed VC

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10

Date

1/12/2021

10/3/2019

8/13/2019

6/24/2019

5/30/2019

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC - II

Seed VC

Seed VC - II

Seed VC

Company

Swirl.GO

Bellugg

Hungry Hub

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Amount

$0.45M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

Expara Portfolio Exits

2 Portfolio Exits

Expara has 2 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Salutat on January 01, 2020.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

1/1/2020

Acquired

$99M

1

7/16/2019

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

Date

1/1/2020

7/16/2019

Exit

Acquired

Acq - Fin

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

10

Expara Fund History

1 Fund History

Expara has 1 fund, including Expara Ventures IV.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

Expara Ventures IV

1

Closing Date

Fund

Expara Ventures IV

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

1

Expara Team

2 Team Members

Expara has 2 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Douglas Abrams.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Douglas Abrams

Extream Ventures, Parallax Capital Partners, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., and J.P. Morgan & Co.

Chief Executive Officer

Current

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Name

Douglas Abrams

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Work History

Extream Ventures, Parallax Capital Partners, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., and J.P. Morgan & Co.

Title

Chief Executive Officer

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Status

Current

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