FI  RKS Ventures

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  • Expansion
  • Growth



  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Storage & Hardware



    RKS Ventures is an investment vehicle for the Gupta Family. Kedar P. Gupta, Ph.D. co-founded Advanced Renewable Energy Company, LLC in 2007 and currently serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Gupta has over 25 years of experience in the photovoltaic and semiconductor industries, with diversified management responsibilities, including research and development, manufacturing, operations and general management. RKS invests in companies that are focused on developing breakthrough hardware and software technologies, with a specific interest in companies building platform industrial technologies that are complementary to the expertise of the team.

    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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    Kedar P. Gupta, Ph.D


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series C


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Amastan Technologies
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