|Description||Venture Capital Firm|
Eastward Capital Partners, LLC is a venture debt firm specializing in emerging companies backed by venture capital firms. It seeks to invest in technology companies including information technology, communications, alternative energy, and healthcare. The firm focuses on the following areas: components including silicon, optical, and other types of components; systems including computing, network and communications systems/subsystems from the network edge through the data center; software including applications, infrastructure and design software for computing, communication, rich media, and other markets; and services including applications-specific, communications, and other markets. It prefers to invest in companies based in the Eastern United States including East Coast and selective West Coast firms. The firm works with venture capital firms to provide their portfolio companies with equity-sensitive venture debt products including senior, subordinated, and convertible debt, lease financing, and equity or a combination thereof. Eastward Capital Partners, LLC was founded in 1991 and is based in West Newton, Massachusetts.
|Gilt Groupe||5/2011||Series E||$138M||10|
|Blue Cod Technologies||8/2010||Venture Round||$8M||3|
|Diligent Technologies||8/2007||Series D||$10.5M||4|
|Luminus Devices||5/2006||Series D||$38M||6|
|Axentis Software||1/2006||Venture Round||$9M||4|