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General Information


Cleantech Infrastructure Fund, 6/2007 $300M
Tianjin VantagePoint Hi-tech China FIVCE Fund, 9/2010 $100M


1001 Bayill Dr
Suite 300
San Bruno, CA, 94066
Beijing, USA
Unit 601, 6th floor, Tower 3, China Central Place
No. 77 Jian Guo Road, Chao Yang District
Beijing, 100025, USA


Co-Founder & Managing Director
Partner, Investor Relations
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner
Venture Partner & Senior Advisor
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VantagePoint Capital Partners

VantagePoint Capital Partners (formerly VantagePoint Venture Partners, until 2011) has more than $4.5 billion in capital under management and invests in the cleantech, healthcare, and IT sectors.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Amprius 1/2014Series C$30M7
1366 Technologies 10/2013Series C$15M5
IntelePeer 6/2013Venture Round$15M4
Ostara 4/2013Venture Round$13M3
Liquid Robotics 3/2013Series E$45M2
Evolv 3/2013Series D$15M4
Spanfeller Media Group 2/2013Venture Round$5M4
ChaCha 1/2013Venture Round$14M3
PulsePoint 1/2013Venture Round$3M5
Pica8 12/2012Series A$6.6M1
Tendril 12/2012Venture Round$15M4
Next Step Living 12/2012Series C$18.2M2
BrightSource Energy 10/2012Private Equity$80M7
ByteLight 10/2012Seed$1.25M1
edo 9/2012Series C$15M2
Identified 6/2012Series B$21M10
Ostara 5/2012Venture Round$14.5M1
Adura Technologies 4/2012Series B$8.5M3
EndPlay 4/2012Series C$21.5M2
Direct Flow Medical 4/2012Venture Round$284k9
Cobalt Technologies 4/2012Venture Round$2.92M5
InvestLab 3/2012Series A$10M2
MiaSolé 3/2012Debt$55M5
Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals 1/2012Series B$9.6M3
Livescribe 1/2012Series C$10M9
Livescribe 1/2012Series C$3.3M7
Liquid Light 12/2011Series A$8.5M5
BridgeLux 10/2011Venture Round$15M6
RecordSetter 9/2011Series A$1M3
Light-Based Technologies 9/2011Series B$7.5M2
TouchTunes Interactive Networks 8/2011Venture Round$45M2
Spanfeller Media Group 8/2011Series B$6M5
edo 8/2011Series B$20M2
BridgeLux 7/2011Series E$60M3
Liquid Robotics 6/2011Series D$22M2
Cobalt Technologies 5/2011Series D$20M5
BrightSource Energy 3/2011Series E$201M1
Vook 1/2011Series A$5.25M2
Trilliant 12/2010Venture Round5
REAC Fuel 11/2010Series B$4.5M2
AlertMe 10/2010Series B£15M5
GLO 10/2010Series Ckr170M6
ChaCha 10/2010Series F$20M2
Light-Based Technologies 9/2010Series B$7.5M1
Livescribe 9/2010Series C$39M9
Trilliant 7/2010Series B$106M6
Serious Energy 6/2010Series D$19.8M10
BrightSource Energy 5/2010Series D$150M4
Allocade 4/2010Series C$5M1
TransMedics 3/2010Series E$36M11
Adura Technologies 2/2010Series B$12M3
Allvoices 1/2010Venture Round€3M1
FloDesign Wind Turbine 1/2010Series B$34.5M3
Better Place 1/2010Series B$350M3
CymaBay Therapeutics 11/2009Venture Round$8.6M12
Direct Flow Medical 10/2009Series C$40M7
Santur Corporation 7/2009Series E$13M3
Solazyme 6/2009Series D$11.6M6
AlertMe 6/2009Series A$13M3
Tendril 6/2009Series C$30M4
Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals 3/2009Series A$17M3
Livescribe 2/2009Series A$11.1M2
3VR 1/2009Series A$5M1
IntelePeer 11/2008Series C$18M1
Cobalt Technologies 10/2008Series C$25M6
Adura Technologies 10/2008Series A$5M2
Zvents 9/2008Series B$24M5
Ostara 9/2008Venture Round$10.5M2
RadioFrame 8/2008Series B$28M7
ChipX 7/2008Series B$4M5
iWatt 7/2008Series E$12.4M3
Gemin X Pharmaceuticals 7/2008Series C$38M13
MiaSolé 7/2008Series D$220M5
BrightSource Energy 6/2008Series C$115M6
BridgeLux 4/2008Series D$30M6
YouMail 11/2007Series A$4.5M1
VeriSilicon Holdings 11/2007Series D$20M9
Livescribe 10/2007Series A$29M1
MiaSolé 9/2007Series C$50M4
ReachLocal 9/2007Series D$55.2M3
Grocery Shopping Network 8/2007Series A$7M1
BridgeLux 8/2007Series C$23M5
Masala 8/2007Series A$4.5M1
Multiply 8/2007Series B$16.6M3 7/2007Series B$3.2M1
Tesla Motors 5/2007Series D$45M8
Trading Metrics 5/2007Venture Round$4M1
CymaBay Therapeutics 4/2007Series D$32M16
TransMedics 4/2007Series D$25.5M9
bluepulse 4/2007Series A$6M1
OZ Communications 11/2006Series B$34M3
Mascoma 11/2006Venture Round$30M7
Zvents 11/2006Series A$7M3
AXSUN Technologies 11/2006Series D$15M4
BrightSource Energy 11/2006Series A1
Blue Egg 11/2006Series A$5.17M1
MiaSolé 10/2006Series B$35M5
Good Technology 10/2006Private Equity$51.3M4
3VR 9/2006Series C$9M3
Air2Web 9/2006Venture Round$25M4
Oxford Semiconductor 8/2006Series B$10M1
Allvoices 7/2006Series A€40k1
Nitronex 6/2006Venture Round$21.8M6
InnoPath Software 6/2006Series D$20.5M3
Exavio 5/2006Series C$3M5
Tesla Motors 5/2006Series C$40M12
3Guppies 4/2006Series A$20M1
Magink display technologies 4/2006Venture Round$10.5M3 2/2006Series C$12.4M3
RadioFrame 1/2006Series E$40M4
3VR 1/2006Series B$10M3
Healthline Networks 1/2006Series A$14M1
Cornice 12/2005Series C$97M4
SavaJe Technologies 12/2005Venture Round$40M5
Metara 11/2005Series E$11.5M4
Visto 9/2005Private Equity$70M7
Meriton Networks 6/2005Series C$54M9
Entrisphere 5/2005Series C$75M8
Datran Media 3/2005Series F$60M1
Blaze Company 1/2005Venture Round$5M3
Exavio 1/2005Series B$7M3 7/2004Series B$10M1
ReachLocal 6/2004Series B$2M1
ReachLocal 3/2004Series A$250k1
Cornice 2/2004Series B$51M1
Widevine Technologies 2/2004Venture Round$13M1
Nexsan 12/2003Series A$17M3



  1. VantagePoint raising $300M fund for green project finance ( [edit]
  2. VantagePoint Venture Partners Launches $100M VC Fund in Tianjin, China ( [edit]
  3. Sources: VantagePoint Raising $1.5 Billion Green Fund ( [edit]
    Told You So: VantagePoint Raising Huge Late Stage Fund ( [edit]
  4. Amprius Raises $30M in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  5. 1366 Technologies Raises $15M in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  6. IntelePeer raises $15 million more ( [edit]
  7. Ostara Secures $13 Million in Funding ( [edit]
  8. Data-collecting ocean robots earn Liquid Robotics $45M in its fifth funding round Read more at ( [edit]
  9. Talent Intelligence Software Company Evolv Raises $15M From VantagePoint, Khosla And Others ( [edit]
  10. iNovia Source [edit]
  11. With 2B Questions Answered, Q&A Vet ChaCha Gets Another $14M To Be The Quora For The Common Man [Video] ( [edit]
  12. [edit]
  13. SDN Startup Pica8 Scores $6.6M Series A ( [edit]
  14. Leaner, Meaner Restructured Tendril Raises $15M ( [edit]
  15. Next Step Living Raises $18.2M in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  16. BrightSource Raises $80M More for Concentrating Solar Power ( [edit]
  17. ByteLight Raises $1.25M in Funding ( [edit]
  18. Card-Linked Local Offers Platform Edo Raises $15M Series C ( [edit]
  19. Identified Hits 10M Users, Nabs $21M In Series B Funding ( [edit]
  20. Ostara Nutrient Recovery Wins $14.5M From VantagePoint et al. ( [edit]
  21. Adura Raises $8.5M for Networked Lighting ( [edit]
  22. EndPlay Raises $21.5M in Funding ( [edit]
  23. VC Funding: Q2 2012 source [edit]
  24. VC Funding: Q2 2012 source [edit]
  25. InvestLab Secures $10 MM Series A Financing ( [edit]
  26. U.S. solar-panel maker MiaSole raises $55 million ( [edit]
  27. Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Series B $9.6M ( [edit]
  28. Livescribe names Gilles Bouchard as CEO and raises $10M ( [edit]
  29. VC Funding: Q1 2012 [edit]
  30. Osage University Partners [edit]
  31. Bridgelux Raises $15M in Funding ( [edit]
  32. Chris Sacca And Others Invest $1 Million In A Startup That Wants Everyone To Hold A World Record ( [edit]
  33. Light-Based Technologies Closes $7.5M Series B Financing Round ( [edit]
  34. TouchTunes Interactive Networks Receives $45M Investment ( [edit]
  35. CEO's Spanfeller Media Group Scores $6 Million In Funding ( [edit]
  36. Baird leads $20-million backing in Edo Interactive ( [edit]
  37. $60M Brightens Up BridgeLux ( [edit]
  38. Liquid Robotics Completes Series D $22M Financing ( [edit]
  39. Cobalt Technologies Raises $20 Million To Make Plant-Based Jet Fuel And Paint ( [edit]
  40. BrightSource Raises Another $201M for Solar Thermal ( [edit]
  41. Vook Raises $5.25 Million, Builds Media That’s Fit For Tablets And Smartphones ( [edit]
  42. UMC Capital Corp. Invests in Trilliant ( [edit]
  43. REAC Fuel Raises US4.5M in Second Round of Funding ( [edit]
  44. AlertMe raises £15 million and announces British Gas as strategic investor and commercial partner ( [edit]
  45. Glo Closes $25M Investment Round with Wellington Partners ( [edit]
  46. Text Answers Service ChaCha Nabs $20 Million In Series F ( [edit]
  47. Light-Based Technologies raises $7.5 Million ( [edit]
  48. Livescribe Secures $39 Million in Series C Financing Round ( [edit]
  49. Smart Grid Company Trilliant Scores $106M In Funding – Next Up, An IPO? ( [edit]
  50. Green building supplier Serious Materials brings in $19.8M ( [edit]
  51. BrightSource Energy Lights Up An Additional $150M In VC Funding ( [edit]
  52. Allocade, Inc.: Series C $5M ( [edit]
  53. TransMedics, Inc.: Series E $36M ( [edit]
  54. [edit]
  55. EDGAR [edit]
  56. FloDesign lands $35M Series B funds, names new CEO ( [edit]
  57. The Daily Start-Up: VCs Put $350M In A Better Place ( [edit]
  58. Metabolex ( [edit]
  59. Direct Flow Medical takes $40M for heart valve treatments ( [edit]
  60. Santur Lands $13M ( [edit]
  61. Solazyme Snags $57M to Make Algal Oil for Cars and Salad ( [edit]
  62. AlertMe takes in $13M for online energy management ( [edit]
  63. Reuters ( [edit]
  64. Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals Raises $17 Million Series A Funding ( [edit]
  65. Livescribe Adds $7.5 Million ( [edit]
  66. DVR Maker 3VR Security Closes First-Round Financing ( [edit]
  67. Intelepeer raises $18m ( [edit]
  68. Cobalt Biofuels Raises $25 Million to Commercialize Next Generation Biofuel -- Biobutanol ( [edit]
  69. [edit]
  70. Zvents Secures $24 Million in Funding from Nokia Growth Partners, AT&T & NAVTEQ ( [edit]
  71. Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Raises U.S. $10.5 Million to Accelerate Commercialization of CleanTech Water Treatment Process ( [edit]
  72. RadioFrame Networks raises another $28 million in financing ( [edit]
  73. EDGAR [edit]
  74. iWatt, Inc. Raises $12.4 Million in Series E Financing ( [edit]
  75. Gemin X Pharmaceuticals closes $38 Mn Series C financing ( [edit]
  76. Solar co. Solyndra shines with $220M ( [edit]
  77. Google joins in $115M investment into solar thermal company, BrightSource ( [edit]
  78. Bridgelux SECURES $40 MILLION IN FINANCING ( [edit]
  79. YouMail Raises $4.5 Million in Funding from VantagePoint Venture Partners ( [edit]
  80. VeriSilicon Holdings Co., Ltd. Secures $20 Million in Financing ( [edit]
  81. EDGAR [edit]
  82. N BRIEF: Miasolé; Snags $50M, VCs Dump $1.1B into Greentech in 1H ( [edit]
  83. Citation Needed [add]
  84. Grocery Shopping Network Raises 1st Round of $7M ( [edit]
  85. $23M Series C Round Positions Bridgelux for Dynamic Expansion ( [edit]
  86. [edit]
  87. [edit]
  88. Secures $3.2 Million of New Financing ( [edit]
  89. [edit]
  90. EDGAR [edit]
  91. Metabolex ( [edit]
  92. TransMedics ( [edit]
  93. Citation Needed [add]
  95. Mascoma gets $30M for cellulosic ethanol — in bid to replace gasoline ( [edit]
  96. Zvents Announces $7 Million in Series A Funding ( [edit]
  97. Axsun Technologies, Inc. to Expand MEMS-Based Offerings in Industrial Process Spectroscopy, Homeland Security and Optical Communications Following Closure of $15M Series D Funding ( [edit]
  98. Luz II raises cash for large-scale solar power generation in Cal. ( [edit]
  99. Blue Egg - Investors and Funding History ( [edit]
  100. Another $35M for Miasole ( [edit]
  101. Edgar Report ( [edit]
  102. 3VR Security, a provider of video surveillance technology, raises $9M ( [edit]
  103. Air2Web Announces $25 Million Financing Led by The Carlyle Group to Extend Global Leadership as Full-Service Mobile Marketing Provider ( [edit]
  104. EDGAR [edit]
  105. EDGAR [edit]
  106. Nitronex Closes $21.8 Million in Expansion Capital ( [edit]
  107. EDGAR [edit]
  108. EDGAR [edit]
  109. [edit]
  110. EDGAR [edit]
  111. Magink raises $10.5m. ( [edit]
  112. AdWeek Article ( [edit]
  113. $40 million for RadioFrame ( [edit]
  115. Healthline Gets $14 Million Funding ( [edit]
  116. Cornice announces $97M venture round ( [edit]
  117. SavaJe Secures $40 Million in Funding Led by Investcorp ( [edit]
  118. Startup Metara receives $11.5 million in funding ( [edit]
  119. EDGAR [edit]
  120. Meriton Networks Secures $54 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  121. Entrisphere Scores $75M Round ( [edit]
  122. Datran Media Raises $60M In First Outside Round; VantagePoint Sole Investor ( [edit]
  123. EDGAR [edit]
  124. EDGAR [edit]
  125. AllBusiness press release ( [edit]
  126. Citation Needed [add]
  127. Citation Needed [add]
  128. Cornice lands $51M from VC, considers IPO ( [edit]
  129. Highbeam ( [edit]
  130. Nexsan Corporation Receives Series A Investment From RRE Ventures LLC, Banca Gesfid SA, VantagePoint Capital Partners, Inc., And Others ( [edit]
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