FOF/PE/VC  Spring Mountain Capital

     Office Locations:

650 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-292-8300



  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    Spring Mountain Capital is a private investment management firm, founded in 2001 by John L. (Launny) Steffens, that focuses on alternative asset investing and offers investors a wide range of strategies designed to produce attractive risk-adjusted returns. SMC is organized into four investment groups: Growth Equity, Total Return, Private Capital and Municipal Bonds. For direct growth investments, Spring Mountain targets firms with $2-15mm+ of revenues and 30%+ topline growth in Technology-enabled businesses and healthcare. Typical investment size ranges from $5-15 million over the life of an investment. The firm seeks minority investments with board representation. Target sectors include: Enterprise software, Technology-enabled services, Healthcare services, and Digital health. The firm has 23 employees, including 17 investment professionals.

    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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    Greg Sandukas Managing Director, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
    Gregory P. Ho President
    Jamie Weston Managing Director
    Jason L. Orchard CFA Managing Director
    John Gu Principal


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Vergent Bioscience



      Series B





      Series A


    Portfolio companies include:

      180 Health Partners
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      Vergent Bioscience
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      WhipTail Secures
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