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Top 5 Big Data Investors of 2016

The 5 Big Data investors of 2016 include Highway1, Microsoft, Alphabet, Mercedes Benz, and Benoit Marrel with a combined number of investments of 161.  Microsoft and Alphabet led 15 of the rounds. The top 5 held a portfolio of 146 companies with the difference being exits.


Investor Name Number of Investments Number of Lead Investments Number of Portfolio Companies
Highway1 83 77
Microsoft 74 14 65
Alphabet 2 1 2
Mercedes Benz 1 1
Benoit Marrel  1 1
Total: 161 15 146


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