HF  Passport Capital


     Office Locations:

1 Letterman Drive Building A, Suite A4-900
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: 415-321-4600



  • Early



  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Passport Capital, LLC is a San Francisco-based, global investment firm founded by John H. Burbank III in 2000. The firm manages approximately $4.2 billion in assets as of September, 2015. Passport Capital seeks to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns through a combination of macroeconomic analysis, fundamental research and quantitative tools. It employs top-down, macroeconomic analysis to identify durable, secular changes not reflected in asset prices. It conducts rigorous fundamental research in an attempt to identify individual securities that most effectively express the firm's investment views. Finally, the firm employs quantitative tools to construct portfolios aimed at delivering superior returns within specific risk and liquidity targets.



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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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    Elli Kavros Director of Operations
    Joanne Poile Chief Operating Officer
    John H. Burbank Managing Partner
    Julie Kim Portfolio Manager
    Peter Supino Director of Research


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):












      GreenPark Sports



      Series A


    Portfolio companies include:

      Apartment List
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      Clear Labs
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      GreenPark Sports
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      New Relic
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      Prosper Marketplace
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      QD Vision
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