PE  SPK Capital /

     Office Locations:

10877 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 1605
Los Angeles, CA



  • Growth
  • Late
  • Middle Market



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Retail & Restaurant



    SPK Capital is a private equity firm specializing in small and medium sized businesses with long-term growth and profitability characteristics. SPK invests in a range of industries including retail, consumer products, healthcare, media and real estate. With a flat organizational structure and its own private capital, SPK has the ability to make investment decisions rapidly and is not beholden to investment committees, limited partners or artificially imposed hold periods. Typical investments are within $5 to $75 million.

    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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    Elliot Karathanasis Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Pipeline Healthcare
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