PE/VC  Opus8

     Office Locations:

8401 Connecticut Ave., Suite 400
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: 301-913-9500
Fax: 301-913-9669



  • Early
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Opus8 is a private investment firm involved in middle-market buyouts and in opportunistic venture capital situations. Opus8 is actively seeking middle-market acquisitions in Business services; B2B New Media and E-commerce; and Datacenter and cloud technologies and services. Opus8 seeks platform companies in consolidating industries with upside potential via off-shoring labor, improving CRM (customer acquisition, retention and lifetime value), adding management talent, business process outsourcing & reengineering, and the sale/licensing of intellectual and other assets. The firm makes early stage capital investments up to $1 million per transaction in companies located in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. and coastal regions of China.

    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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    Laurie M. Freeman Managing Director
    S. Tien Wong Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    Sherry Paterra Senior Advisor
    Sumin (Antonia) Chen Associate
    Vivian Gu Senior Vice President


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Better World Telecom
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      China Springboard
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      Harvest Bank of Maryland
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      Lincoln Healthcare Events
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      Lore Internet Systems
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      LTC 100
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      Prague Business Journal
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      Profile Health Systems
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      Tech 2000
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      Trusted Edge
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      Warsaw Business Journal
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