CVC  Hone Capital

     Office Locations:

530 Lytton Avenue, Suite 305
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-251-4930



  • Early
  • Growth



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Hone Capital, f.k.a. CSC Venture Capital, is the U.S. arm of CSC Group, one of the largest and most successful private equity and venture capital firms in China. Hone Capital was established in 2015 and has invested over $100MM in early to growth stage startups in the technology sector. Since Q4 2015, the firm has invested in 350+ seed and growth stage companies in the technology sector. CSC Group was founded in 2000 in Shenzhen as the first large-scale PE investment management firm in China. Today, CSC Group has more than $10B in AUM, and is listed on China's NEEQ.

    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
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    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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    Cassandra Doeng Associate
    Kendrick Kho Associate
    Purvi Gandhi CFO
    Stephen McAnearney Senior Associate
    Tom Cole Managing Partner


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    Portfolio companies include:

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