FI  Lawrence Investments

     Office Locations:

101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite 320
Walnut Creek, CA 94596



  • Middle Market



  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Real Estate & Construction



    Lawrence Investments is a venture firm backed by Oracle founder and CEO Larry Ellison. Oracle is a multinational computer technology corporation and, in 2015, was the second-largest software maker by revenue, after Microsoft. In addition to his work at Oracle, Ellison has had success in yachting, through Oracle Team USA and is a licensed aircraft pilot who owns two military jets. As of January 2018, he was listed by Forbes magazine as the fifth-wealthiest person in the United States and as the eighth-wealthiest in the world, with a fortune of $62.4 billion. Ellison signed the 'Giving Pledge' in 2010, also writing a letter saying he intended to give away at least 95% of his fortune, however, he has already transferred considerable wealth to his children. Ellison makes impact investment through the Larry Ellison Foundation

    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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    Larry Ellison Founder
    Nathan Haratani Vice President
    Paul T. Marinelli President
    Tanya McGregor Vice President


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