investee

Definition

A company or entity in which an investor makes a direct investment. More commonly used in the venture capital vernacular to describe a company in which a controlling interest is held by a VC firm.

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If you want to try and grow your business you will need to try and find a good investee to back you.

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I studied the investee for the better part of an afternoon to make sure there wouldn't be any surprises lurking in their books.

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I bought many companies in the last few years and made my bank be my investee so that it could be easy to continue with my normal activities easily .

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