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Investments

94

Portfolio Exits

19

Funds

3

Service Providers

1

About NGEN Partners

NGEN Partners is an active venture and growth equity investor committed to backing entrepreneurs seeking to transform industries through innovation, creativity and the promotion of environmentally sustainable products and services. NGEN Partners invests in companies that positively improve the environment and human wellness through three diversified investment sectors: Agriculture & Ag-Tech, Health & Wellness, and Tech-Enabled Sustainability. NGEN Partners seeks entrepreneurs with differentiated business models, products and services that are capable of growth and sustained profitability.

NGEN Partners Headquarter Location

733 3rd Ave Floor 18

New York, New York, 10017,

United States

212-450-9700

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Latest NGEN Partners News

BrightFarms Scoops Up $100M Series E

Oct 20, 2020

Back to HomeIRVINGTON, NY, BrightFarms has secured more than $100 million in debt and new equity capital to support robust expansion plans.BrightFarms operates hydroponic greenhouse farms in the communities it serves, enabling it to eliminate time, distance, and costs from the food supply chain.BrightFarms' growing methods, a model for the future of scalable, sustainable local farming, use far less energy, land and water than long distance, field-grown agriculture.Forbes has recognized BrightFarms as one of the "100 Most Consumer Centric Companies" and Fast Company has recognized BrightFarms as "One of World's 50 Most Innovative Companies" and one of the "Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Food. "BrightFarms is funded by leading investors Cox Enterprises, Catalyst Investors, WP Global Partners and NGEN Partners. Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated & summarized by a computer program and has not been created by StartupAround.

NGEN Partners Investments

94 Investments

NGEN Partners has made 94 investments. Their latest investment was in Encycle as part of their Series D on May 5, 2021.

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NGEN Partners Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

5/20/2021

Series D

Encycle

$7.5M

No

1

12/29/2020

Series C - II

Encycle

$7.5M

No

2

7/25/2019

Series E

Zevia

$12M

No

1

10/31/2018

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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10

6/28/2018

Series D

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$99M

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10

Date

5/20/2021

12/29/2020

7/25/2019

10/31/2018

6/28/2018

Round

Series D

Series C - II

Series E

Unattributed VC

Series D

Company

Encycle

Encycle

Zevia

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Amount

$7.5M

$7.5M

$12M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

No

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

2

1

10

10

NGEN Partners Portfolio Exits

19 Portfolio Exits

NGEN Partners has 19 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Nlyte Software on September 22, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

9/22/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

8/17/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

7/22/2021

IPO

$99M

Public

1

10/28/2020

Acquired

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$99M

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10

6/21/2018

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

Date

9/22/2021

8/17/2021

7/22/2021

10/28/2020

6/21/2018

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

Acquired

Acq - Fin

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

Public

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Sources

2

2

1

10

10

NGEN Partners Fund History

3 Fund Histories

NGEN Partners has 3 funds, including NGEN III LP.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

12/31/2008

NGEN III LP

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$250M

1

9/26/2006

NGEN II LP

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$99M

10

7/15/2002

NGEN Enabling Technologies Fund

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$99M

10

Closing Date

12/31/2008

9/26/2006

7/15/2002

Fund

NGEN III LP

NGEN II LP

NGEN Enabling Technologies Fund

Fund Type

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$250M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

NGEN Partners Service Providers

1 Service Provider

NGEN Partners has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

General Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

General Counsel

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NGEN Partners Team

8 Team Members

NGEN Partners has 8 team members, including current Controller, Valeska Watters.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Valeska Watters

Controller

Current

Peter Grubstein

Managing Director

Current

Rosemary L. Ripley

Managing Director

Current

Mary Ann Cusenza

Chief Financial Officer

Former

Steven Worzman

Chief Financial Officer

Former

Name

Valeska Watters

Peter Grubstein

Rosemary L. Ripley

Mary Ann Cusenza

Steven Worzman

Work History

Title

Controller

Managing Director

Managing Director

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Status

Current

Current

Current

Former

Former

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