VC  Fairhaven Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

31 Milk Street Suite 515
Boston, MA 02109
Phone: 617-452-0800
Fax: 617-452-0801



  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Founded 2007, Fairhaven Capital Partners is a venture capital firm investing in early stage, high potential companies with rapid growth characteristics. The firm has made investments in semiconductor, systems, network infrastructure, application, and advertising companies; virtualization, SaaS, storage, and data warehouse platform providers; transaction processing and market making platforms; high-performance fabric, next-generation steel, and CMP pad providers; and data leakage prevention (DLP), software tamper-proofing, mobile device protection, and compliance management solution providers. The co-founders of the firm were previously partners at TD Capital. Fairhaven's first first fund was an oversubscribed $250 million fund that it used to invest in enterprise and consumer technology companies, as well as companies in high-performance materials and digital media infrastructure. The Fairhaven team has over 100 years of hands-on investing, operating and start-up experience in numerous technology industries.



      Fund Name



    Get funds under management for this firm including Fund name, Dollar size of fund raise, and Vintage with a National Database subscription.

    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
    Get the complete investment team + individual email addresses for investment team partners. Get personal images, LinkedIn links, investment specialties, office locations and more with a National Database subscription.
    Bob Schnibbe Chief Operating Officer
    Jim Goldinger Partner and Co-Founder
    Paul Ciriello Partner and Co-Founder
    Rick Grinnell Partner and Co-Founder
    Rudina Seseri Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Digital Guardian
        web link

        web link


    Recent News: