VC  PowerPlant Ventures

http://www.powerplantvc.com/





     Office Locations:

832 Hermosa Ave
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Phone: 310-923-0951

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Growth
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Food & Agriculture
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    Founded in 2015, Powerplant Ventures is a venture fund that supports world-changing, plant-centric companies that deliver better nutrition in more sustainable and ethical ways. The firm specializes in seed and Series A stage investments. For seed investments, the firm seeks to invest up to $0.25 million, and between $1 million and $2 million in Series A or B deals. With deep networks and operating experience in plant-based innovation, natural foods distribution and venture investing, Powerplant Ventures is equipped with the unique ability to identify, attract and advance a portfolio of emerging companies across the intersection of food and technology.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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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
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    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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    Cessna Mac Senior Associate
    Dan Gluck Partner
    Kevin G. Boylan Partner and Co-Founder
    Mark Rampolla Partner and Co-Founder
    Thirumalaisamy K. Pillan Partner and Co-Founder

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      01/06/2021


      Thistle


      CA


      $10,300,000


      Series B


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Beanfields Snacks
        web link


      OWYN
        web link


      REBBL
        web link


      Thistle


      Veggie Grill
        web link


      Vive Organic
        web link


      Your Super
        web link


     

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