Venture Capital

VC05

Trivèlla M3 VC5

Trivèlla M3 VC5 was launched in July 2019. It is an investment vehicle focused on developing early stage startup technology companies located in the South and SP regions of Brazil.
The VC5 has a term of 7 years and has a target capital of R$ 15 million. It may invest in up to 08 companies with validated product market fit, aiming at commercial expansion. The vehicle is in the investment stage and fundraising.

Vintage: 2019
Committed Capital: R$ 15 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 500 thousand and R$ 3 million in technology companies with validated market-fit and in go-to-market expansion.
Invested Companies:
Status: Investment.

COMPANIES

VC01

Trivèlla M3 FIP

Trivèlla M3 FIP was launched in May 2011 with committed capital of R$ 12 million. It was the first fund of Trivèlla M3 and raised only with partners of the manager. The Fund had a diversified investment thesis and focused on early-stage companies. The management of the Trivèlla M3 FIP was the responsibility of Trivèlla Investimentos S.A., manager of the same economic group of Trivèlla M3 Investimentos (the same key team, at the time) and that concentrated the management of resources before the establishment of Trivèlla M3 Investimentos S.A in 2015.

In total, the fund invested in 4 companies, all of which companies within the technology sector with solutions in hardware and/or software in various segments. The Fund terminated in October 2018, with the sale of the last asset in portfolio: the company Veltec Soluções Tecnológicas S.A.

Vintage: 2011
Committed Capital: R$ 12 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 1 and R$ 4 million in technology companies/early stage.
Invested Companies: 4
Status: Terminated (October/2018)

VC02

Cypress M3 FIP

Cypress M3 Fundo de Investimento em Participações was launched in March 2014 in partnership between Trivèlla M3 Investimentos S.A. and Cypress Associates Gestão e Participações Ltda – management arm of Cypress Associates, one of the leading M&A consulting firms in Brazil.

With committed capital of R$ 20 million, the Fund aimed to invest in hardware and/or software growth companies with a minimum revenue of R$ 1,000,000.00 per year and invested in three companies. 
The Fund is currently divesting and has two companies in its portfolio.

Vintage: 2014
Committed Capital: R$ 20 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 3 and R$ 8 million in technology companies with a minimum revenue of R$ 1,000,000.00 per year.
Invested Companies: 3 
Status: Divestment

COMPANIES:

 

Cypress M3 FIP

Editora e desenvolvedora de plataforma online para audiolivros. Subscrevendo a uma assinatura mensal, o usuário tem acesso ilimitado a todos os títulos na biblioteca. A Ubook é hoje a principal empresa de audiolivros da América Latina, possuindo mais de 6 milhões de usuários e atuando em sete países.

Investimento: 01/01/2017
Status: Investida
www.ubook.com

Cypress M3 FIP

Empresa que oferece soluções em mobilidade urbana, controle e fiscalização de veículos. Especializada em radares, é hoje a maior companhia do setor no Brasil. Entre projetos de destaque, a companhia possui diversos lotes junto ao DNIT e é responsável hoje por 25% dos radares da cidade de São Paulo.

Investimento: 01/06/2015
Status: Investida
www.velsis.com.br

Cypress M3 FIP

Empresa de tecnologia viária que atua no mercado de monitoramento e gestão de frotas, especializada em  transporte urbano/municipal. A empresa possui clientes em mais de 60 munícipios de 17 estados. Entre os projetos de destaque está a implantação do BRT do Rio de Janeiro e o sistema de gestão de transporte coletivo de Fortaleza.

Investimento: 01/11/2014
Status: Vendida para Sonda em jan/19
www.m2msolutions.com.br

VC03

Investments in Startups

The investments in startups of the Trivèlla M3 group were made through specific instruments. These investments were managed by Trivèlla M3 Investimentos S.A. and were grouped for management purposes as “VC3”.
The first investments of VC3 were carried out in 2014. Between 2014 and 2018, a total of 9 companies were invested. Currently, VC3 has 4 assets in the portfolio and is in the monitoring/ divestment term.

Investments in startups of the Trivèlla M3 group were carried out through specific vehicles structured for the deals. These investments are managed by Trivèlla M3 and were grouped for management purposes as “VC3”.
The first investments in startups were carried out in 2014. Between 2014 and 2018, a total of 9 companies were invested. Currently, VC3 has 4 companies in its portfolio and is in the monitoring/divestment stage.

Vintage: 2014
Committed Capital: R$ 5 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 250k and R$ 1 million in technology companies with validated Product/Market fit.
Invested Companies: 9
Status: Divestment.

VC04

Trivèlla M3

Trivèlla M3 VC4 FIP Multiestratégia was launched in October 2018 and is the new flagship fund of Trivèlla M3. The Fund has a 7 years term and aims to invest in technology companies that present hardware and/or software solutions and minimum revenue of R$ 15 million in the 12 months prior to the Fund’s investment or revenue of at least R$ 1 million in the month preceding the investment.
The Fund will invest in up to 08 companies in process of national and/or international expansion, through organic growth or through market consolidation. The fund made its first investment in November 2018 in Infoprice, a company located in São Paulo – SP.
The Fund is in its investment term, with a heated pipeline, and still fundraising.

Vintage: 2018
Committed Capital: R$ 150 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 10 and R$ 30 million in technology companies with revenue over R$ 15 millions per year.
Invested Companies: 1
Status: Investment.

VC05

Trivèlla M3

Trivèlla M3 VC5 was launched in July 2019. It is an investment vehicle focused on developing early stage startup technology companies located in the South and SP regions of Brazil.
The VC5 has a term of 7 years and has a target capital of R$ 15 million. It may invest in up to 08 companies with validated product market fit, aiming at commercial expansion. The vehicle is in the investment stage and fundraising.

Vintage: 2019
Committed Capital: R$ 15 million
Investment Thesis: Investments between R$ 500 thousand and R$ 3 million in technology companies with validated market-fit and in go-to-market expansion.
Invested Companies: 
Status: Investment.