VC  Franklin Street Partners

     Office Locations:

1450 Raleigh Road, Suite 300
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Phone: 877-489-2600
Fax: 919-489-1666



  • Early



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    Franklin Street Partners was founded in 1990 as a private investment management firm dedicated to managing its own money and providing independent strategic advice to friends and family. Franklin Street's business has expanded to managing investments for wealthy individuals and institutional investors. The firm also makes private equity investments in early stage life sciences and IT companies. Franklin Street Partners has 25 years of experience and over $2.3 billion in assets.



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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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    Carol E. Manzon Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and Treasurer
    Richard P. Blankenship CFA Principal
    Robert C. Eubanks, Jr. Founder and Chairman Emeritus
    W. Robert Newell President
    William B. Thompson Managing Director


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