PE/VC  Stripes Groups

     Office Locations:

402 West 13th Street
New York, NY 10014
Phone: 212-823-0720
Fax: 212-823-0721



  • Expansion
  • Middle Market



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Stripes Group, founded in 2003 and based in New York, is a private investment firm focused on growth stage minority and majority investments in rapidly growing and profitable internet, software-as-a-service, technology-enabled services and consumer products companies. Stripes Group typically partners with founder-owned and operated companies that have had no prior institutional investors. Within the technology enabled space, the firm prefers B2B / B2C internet and SaaS companies. Specifically, sectors Stripes focuses on include IT business services, digital media, e-commerce, consumer Internet, enterprise software and IT services. Within branded consumer, the firm is most interested in companies that have distinctive products with strong consumer value propositions. Stripes targets companies that have demonstrated more than 20% growth per year, have proven business models, are profitable, and have trailing twelve month revenues above $10M. The firm's investment size ranges from $10 million to $100 million. The firm has $3.0 billion AUM.

    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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    Brigitte Kleine Operating Partner
    Chris Carey Partner
    Courtney Goldman Vice President, People & Development
    David Swinghamer Operating Partner
    Jason Santiago Partner, CTO


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