VC  Prelude Ventures

http://www.preludeventures.com





     Office Locations:

One Maritime Plaza, Suite 1900
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-729-1270

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Growth


 

Industries:

  • Energy & Clean Tech

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    Description:

    Prelude Ventures was founded in 2009 as a new platform for venture investing in the cleantech sector. The firm partners with entrepreneurs who share its passion for technology innovation as a means to reduce global C02. As a multi-stage investor, Prelude does not shy away from early stage opportunities and also have the financial resources to participate significantly in growth stage financings. Prelude Ventures is based in San Francisco, California, and invests in companies throughout North America.



    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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    Gabriel Kra Managing Director
    Joshua Posamentier Principal
    Mark Cupta Senior Associate
    Tim Woodward Managing Director

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      01/29/2018


      Ripple Foods


      CA


      $65,000,000


      Series C


      10/23/2017


      Voltus


      CA


      $10,100,000


      


      10/18/2017


      LevelTen Energy


      WA


      $6,800,000


      Series A


      09/21/2017


      ClearMetal


      CA


      $9,000,000


      Series A


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Benson Hill Biosystems
        web link


      Citrine
        web link


      Citrine Informatics
        web link


      ClearMetal
        web link


      EnergySavvy
        web link


      Heliotrope Technologies
        web link


      LevelTen Energy
        web link


      MineSense
        web link


      Plant PV
        web link


      Powerhive
        web link


      Project Frog
        web link


      Renew Financial
        web link


      Renewable Funding
        web link


      RidePal
        web link


      Ripple Foods
        web link


      Sense Labs
        web link


      Suniva
        web link


      Voltus
        web link


      Yerdle
        web link


      Zymergen
        web link


     

    Recent News:


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