VC  Firelake Capital Management

     Office Locations:

575 High Street, Suite 330
Palo Alto, CA 94301-1648
Phone: 650-321-0880
Fax: 650-321-0882



  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Seed



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology



    Firelake Capital Management focuses on emerging technology markets such as information technology, energy technology, and material science. The firm prefers to make either very early (seed/Series A) or very late (mezzanine) investments in companies along with traditional venture capital investors. The company strives to invest in businesses with the management talent and experience, intellectual property and market strategy to build a large company offering at least a 5x return. The company's strategy is to sell when growth is fully discounted and hedge when a sector is over valued. Approximately 70-100% of the firm's investments will be in small cap public technology companies. Up to 30% will be in private company investments. Firelake invests through the Firelake Strategic Technology Fund, LP, a Delaware limited partnership, and can facilitate offshore investments through a Cayman Island entity, Firelake Strategic Technology Fund, Ltd.



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    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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    Candice Eggerss Managing Director
    Fred Kittler Managing Director and Co-Founder
    Lisa Lee Chief Financial Officer
    Martin Lagod Managing Director and Co-Founder
    Peter Shannon Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Advent Solar
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      Array Power
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      EOS Climate
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      Global Fresh Foods
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      HydroPoint Data Systems
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      Integrated Photovoltaics
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      Simbol Materials
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      ZT3 Technologies
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