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Investments

132

Portfolio Exits

26

Funds

15

Partners & Customers

3

About Sands Capital

Sands Capital Management (Sands Capital) is an independent investment management firm located in Arlington, Virginia, minutes from downtown Washington, D.C. Since its founding in 1992, Sands Capital has managed a long only, concentrated portfolio of 25-30 large capitalization stocks selected through a rigorous fundamental research process that aims to identify high quality growth businesses. In addition to this flagship strategy, Sands Capital has introduced newer strategies over time such as Global Growth (2009), Technology Innovators (2011) and Emerging Markets Growth (2013), all based on the same long-only, concentrated, growth investing principles.

Sands Capital Headquarter Location

1101 Wilson Blvd Suite 2300

Arlington, Virginia, 22209,

United States

703-562-4000

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Latest Sands Capital News

Papercup raises USD 20M

Jun 10, 2022

Papercup today announced that it raised USD 20 million in a Series A funding round led by Octopus Ventures with participation from Local Globe, Sands Capital, Sky and Guardian Media Ventures, Entrepreneur First and BDMI.

Sands Capital Investments

132 Investments

Sands Capital has made 132 investments. Their latest investment was in Redbud Brands as part of their Private Equity on May 5, 2022.

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Sands Capital Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

5/27/2022

Private Equity

Redbud Brands

$46M

Yes

2

5/17/2022

Series A

Credo AI

$12.8M

Yes

2

5/16/2022

Seed VC - II

LimaCharlie

$5.45M

Yes

2

5/1/2022

Series A

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$99M

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10

4/15/2022

Series C - II

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$99M

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10

Date

5/27/2022

5/17/2022

5/16/2022

5/1/2022

4/15/2022

Round

Private Equity

Series A

Seed VC - II

Series A

Series C - II

Company

Redbud Brands

Credo AI

LimaCharlie

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Amount

$46M

$12.8M

$5.45M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

2

2

2

10

10

Sands Capital Portfolio Exits

26 Portfolio Exits

Sands Capital has 26 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Nanoview Biosciences on May 04, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

5/4/2022

Acquired

$99M

1

12/23/2021

Acquired

$99M

12

12/15/2021

IPO

$99M

Public

16

12/9/2021

IPO

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$99M

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10

9/16/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

5/4/2022

12/23/2021

12/15/2021

12/9/2021

9/16/2021

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

IPO

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

Public

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Sources

1

12

16

10

10

Sands Capital Fund History

15 Fund Histories

Sands Capital has 15 funds, including Sands Capital Life Sciences Pulse Fund II.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

8/9/2021

Sands Capital Life Sciences Pulse Fund II

$560M

2

7/6/2020

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund C-1-GP

$0.34M

2

7/3/2019

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund-GP

$0.49M

1

7/3/2019

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund C-1

$99M

10

7/3/2019

Sands Capital Life Sciences Pulse Fund

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$99M

10

Closing Date

8/9/2021

7/6/2020

7/3/2019

7/3/2019

7/3/2019

Fund

Sands Capital Life Sciences Pulse Fund II

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund C-1-GP

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund-GP

Sands Capital Global Innovation Fund C-1

Sands Capital Life Sciences Pulse Fund

Fund Type

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Status

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Amount

$560M

$0.34M

$0.49M

$99M

$99M

Sources

2

2

1

10

10

Sands Capital Partners & Customers

3 Partners and customers

Sands Capital has 3 strategic partners and customers. Sands Capital recently partnered with Northern Trust on December 12, 2020.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

12/1/2020

Vendor

United States

Sands Capital Management Selects Northern Trust as Asset Servicing Provider for US$6 Billion Ireland-Domiciled UCITS Fund

This appointment builds on Northern Trust Corporation 's existing relationship with Sands Capital , which includes providing asset servicing solutions for its unregistered funds domiciled in the US .

2

10/16/2018

Partner

United States

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10

Vendor

United States

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10

Date

12/1/2020

10/16/2018

Type

Vendor

Partner

Vendor

Business Partner

Country

United States

United States

United States

News Snippet

Sands Capital Management Selects Northern Trust as Asset Servicing Provider for US$6 Billion Ireland-Domiciled UCITS Fund

This appointment builds on Northern Trust Corporation 's existing relationship with Sands Capital , which includes providing asset servicing solutions for its unregistered funds domiciled in the US .

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Sources

2

10

10

Sands Capital Team

11 Team Members

Sands Capital has 11 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Frank M. Sands.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Frank M. Sands

Chief Executive Officer

Current

Perry Williams

President

Current

Dana McNamara

Executive Vice President

Current

Scott Frederick

New Enterprise Associates, Automated Insights, Valhalla Partners, Dean & Company Strategy Consultants, and Vinson & Elkins

Managing Partner

Current

David Kluger

Managing Director

Current

Name

Frank M. Sands

Perry Williams

Dana McNamara

Scott Frederick

David Kluger

Work History

New Enterprise Associates, Automated Insights, Valhalla Partners, Dean & Company Strategy Consultants, and Vinson & Elkins

Title

Chief Executive Officer

President

Executive Vice President

Managing Partner

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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