Southern Cross Venture Partners was launched in 2006 by veteran venture capitalists who have managed and operated companies themselves. Southern Cross Venture Partners assist early stage technology companies that demonstrate the potential for exceptional growth and market leadership build significant businesses. The founding principle of Southern Cross is partnership – they are passionately committed to doing everything they can to help their portfolio companies succeed. Their team has a strong record of utilizing their start-up and management experience, industry knowledge, network of business/customer relationships, and recruiting skills to assist in building significant shareholder value.
Southern Cross is currently investing in companies that fit their investment criteria. They prefer to act as lead or co-lead in the early stages where they have experience that can help build value rapidly. They do not have a minimum investment amount, however, a typical initial investment will be $2 million to $5 million with an ability to invest more money in later rounds.
|Boulder Ionics||11/2013||Venture Round||$500k||1|
|Autopilot (formerly Bislr)||9/2013||Series A||$1.5M||3|
|Autopilot (formerly Bislr)||2/2013||Series A||$3.5M||3|
|Brisbane Materials Technology||9/2012||Series A||2|
|Shoes of Prey||6/2012||Series A||$3M||6|
|Quantenna Communications||4/2012||Private Equity||$79M||8|
|Virsto Software||8/2011||Series B||$5M||5|
|Quantenna Communications||9/2010||Series E||$21M||5|
|Quantenna Communications||2/2010||Series D||$15M||7|
|Quantenna Communications||4/2009||Series C||$14M||5|
|Redfern Integrated Optics||5/2008||Venture Round||$7.5M||3|