Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 10 largest rounds in the US during the month of June. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, location of the startup, investors in the round, and date of funding to further the analysis. To maintain a focus on tech-enabled startups, real estate and biotech companies were excluded.
Valor Equity Partners
Valor Equity Partners is a Chicago-based growth investment firm founded by Antonio Gracias in 1994 that is focused on making investments in high growth companies. It has backed notable companies like Solar City, Tesla, Addepar, and SpaceX. The firm has raised four funds with the IV fund having a set target of $750M. Fund III closed in 2015 at $490M.