VC  Bright Capital

http://bright-capital.com





     Office Locations:

3000 Sand Hill Road
Building 2 Suite 180
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-627-7750

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Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    Bright Capital is an independent venture capital firm that invests globally in a wide range of promising companies. It invests across multiple technologies in energy and resource efficiency, clean technology, and industrial biotech. In addition to financial investment and managerial expertise for its portfolio companies, Bright Capital provides direct access to markets in Russia and the CIS through its network of industrial businesses. Bright Capital's Energy I Fund includes five companies in the 2013 Global Cleantech 100 list: Aquion Energy, Epuramat, Genomatica, Siluria Technologies, Transphorm. Another 16 companies round out the portfolio. Bright Capital has again been named one of the world's top cleantech investors by Cleantech Group, a leading global research and advisory firm focused on energy and environmental innovation.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Boris Ryabov Managing Partner
    Mark Austin Venture Partner
    Mikhail Chuchkevich Managing Partner
    Nety Krishna Partner

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Agrivida
        web link


      Alion
        web link


      Aquion Energy
        web link


      Auctionata
        web link


      CardioDx
        web link


      Doctor at Work
        web link


      Epuramat


      FloDesign Sonics
        web link


      Genomatica
        web link


      Quantenna Communications
        web link


      Sightly
        web link


      Siluria Technologies
        web link


      Solidia Technologies
        web link


      SuVolta
        web link


      Transphorm
        web link


      Upstream Commerce
        web link


     

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