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Investments

114

Portfolio Exits

26

Funds

28

Partners & Customers

2

About Lead Edge Capital

Lead Edge Capital is a growth equity firm that partners with world-class entrepreneurs and exceptional technology businesses. Lead Edge Capital seeks to invest in expansion-stage technology companies that are interested in leveraging its vast network of corporate executives, successful entrepreneurs and investment professionals to drive sales and facilitate partnerships with the larger business community.

Lead Edge Capital Headquarter Location

405 Lexington Avenue Floor 32

New York, New York, 10174,

United States

212-984-2421

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Latest Lead Edge Capital News

Lead Edge Capital Secures $1.95 Billion For Fund VI

Apr 12, 2022

Lead Edge Capital recently announced it closed Fund VI – which was oversubscribed – with over $1.95 billion of commitments. These are the details. Lead Edge Capital, a technology-focused growth stage investment fund, recently announced the closing of Fund VI. The new fund was oversubscribed with over $1.95 billion of commitments from Lead Edge’s expansive network of over 500 limited partners and institutions. LEC will target making equity investments of between $15 million and $200 million per portfolio company from Fund VI and continues a focus on investing primarily in private companies with a flexible mandate that also enables public company investments. And the addition of Fund VI brings the firm’s total capital raised since inception to $5 billion. An investor in companies like Toast, Alibaba Group, Delivery Hero, Duo Security, Grafana, Spotify, Benchling, and Wise, LEC invests in growth-stage software, internet, consumer, and tech-enabled service businesses globally. And LEC has participated in recent notable funding rounds for companies like Workiz, LaunchDarkly, ID.me, Material Bank, Hinge Health, Copado, SafeSend, Yousign, and more. Since being founded in 2009, the firm has had over 50 exits with recent liquidity events including FIGS (IPO), Asana (Direct Listing), Bumble (IPO), and Signal Sciences (Acquired by Fastly). LEC’s LP network consists of over 500 accomplished executives and entrepreneurs who have built, run, and invested in some of the world’s most successful companies. And Lead Edge’s LPs utilize their extended networks and deep knowledge bases to assist portfolio companies throughout the investment lifecycle. The Limited Partners come from companies including Charles Schwab, Capital One, Disney, NetSuite, Colgate-Palmolive, eBay, Microsoft, Xerox, Unilever, Google, Cisco, Saks, Autodesk, Intuit, ESPN, and many more. KEY QUOTES: “With the help of our dedicated LP base, we’ve taken an innovative, hands-on approach to support founders and differentiate ourselves. Fund VI will be an extension of this strategy, continuing to drive results for portfolio companies and build a network of global leaders to serve the next generation of software, internet, and consumer service businesses.” — Mitchell Green, Founder and Managing Partner of Lead Edge Capital “Not only is the Lead Edge Capital team well-connected, but they’re also ready and willing to roll up their sleeves and do whatever they can to help their portfolio companies. I had the opportunity to work with the team starting in 2015 as a founder – fast-forward to 2022, I’m looking forward to working alongside the team as an LP and providing their portfolio companies the same level of guidance that we benefited from at Duo.” — Dug Song, former CEO of Duo Security

Lead Edge Capital Investments

114 Investments

Lead Edge Capital has made 114 investments. Their latest investment was in Grafana Labs as part of their Series D on April 4, 2022.

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Lead Edge Capital Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

4/6/2022

Series D

Grafana Labs

$240M

No

4

3/23/2022

Series B

Nucleus Security

$20M

Yes

11

12/2/2021

Series A - III

Barn2Door

$6M

No

1

11/17/2021

Series C

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$99M

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10

11/16/2021

Series C

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$99M

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10

Date

4/6/2022

3/23/2022

12/2/2021

11/17/2021

11/16/2021

Round

Series D

Series B

Series A - III

Series C

Series C

Company

Grafana Labs

Nucleus Security

Barn2Door

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Amount

$240M

$20M

$6M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

4

11

1

10

10

Lead Edge Capital Portfolio Exits

26 Portfolio Exits

Lead Edge Capital has 26 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Tile on November 23, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

11/23/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

11/11/2021

IPO

$99M

6

11/4/2021

Reverse Merger

$99M

7

9/28/2021

IPO

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$99M

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10

9/22/2021

IPO

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$99M

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10

Date

11/23/2021

11/11/2021

11/4/2021

9/28/2021

9/22/2021

Exit

Acquired

IPO

Reverse Merger

IPO

IPO

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

6

7

10

10

Lead Edge Capital Fund History

28 Fund Histories

Lead Edge Capital has 28 funds, including Lead Edge Capital VI.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

4/6/2022

Lead Edge Capital VI

$1,950M

1

6/16/2021

Lead Edge Capital Public Equity Fund

$150M

1

10/14/2020

Lead Edge Capital V

$950M

4

6/2/2020

Lead Edge Partners Opportunity XXVII

$99M

10

3/10/2020

Lead Edge Partners Opportunity XXVI

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$99M

10

Closing Date

4/6/2022

6/16/2021

10/14/2020

6/2/2020

3/10/2020

Fund

Lead Edge Capital VI

Lead Edge Capital Public Equity Fund

Lead Edge Capital V

Lead Edge Partners Opportunity XXVII

Lead Edge Partners Opportunity XXVI

Fund Type

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Status

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Amount

$1,950M

$150M

$950M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

1

4

10

10

Lead Edge Capital Partners & Customers

2 Partners and customers

Lead Edge Capital has 2 strategic partners and customers. Lead Edge Capital recently partnered with SafeSend on April 4, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

4/6/2021

Partner

United States

Lead Edge Capital Partners with SafeSend to Accelerate Workflow Automation Technology for the Tax and Accounting Profession

`` The partnership with Lead Edge Capital Partners paves the way for accelerated investment in the SafeSend and progress towards our vision of streamlining and automating every client touchpoint across the tax preparation engagement lifecycle . ''

2

4/6/2021

Partner

Norway

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10

Date

4/6/2021

4/6/2021

Type

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Country

United States

Norway

News Snippet

Lead Edge Capital Partners with SafeSend to Accelerate Workflow Automation Technology for the Tax and Accounting Profession

`` The partnership with Lead Edge Capital Partners paves the way for accelerated investment in the SafeSend and progress towards our vision of streamlining and automating every client touchpoint across the tax preparation engagement lifecycle . ''

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Sources

2

10

Lead Edge Capital Team

2 Team Members

Lead Edge Capital has 2 team members, including current Founder, Managing Partner, Mitchell H. Green.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Scott Booth

Kingdon Capital

Founder

Current

Mitchell H. Green

Founder, Managing Partner

Current

Name

Scott Booth

Mitchell H. Green

Work History

Kingdon Capital

Title

Founder

Founder, Managing Partner

Status

Current

Current

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