VC  Excelestar Ventures

     Office Locations:

1 Elm Square
Andover, MA 01810
Phone: 978-296-5270
Fax: 978-296-5259



  • Expansion
  • Growth



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction



    Excelestar Ventures is a global investment firm, holding a portfolio of technology, clean energy, healthcare and real estate assets. Since its founding, Excelestar has become a global company invested in mature businesses needing capital to expand operations. Founding Partner, Tasneem Dohadwala, previously worked in financial services on the sell-side at Lehman Brothers. She currently sits on the board of Biomass Engineering Limited, Greenwich Carbon Oklahoma, Noor Findik, Helios Ingredients and BKPPL. Furthermore, she sits on the investment committee of Catalyst Healthcare Ventures. She also is the President of the HBS Angels.

    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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    Tasneem Dohadwala Founding Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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