PE/VC  Updata Partners

     Office Locations:

2100 L Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: 202-618-8750
Fax: 202-315-2668



  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Founded in 1998, the partners of Updata have made more than 60 investments in high-growth, information technology companies. Updata Partners invests in market-leading software, internet, and business services companies. Updata Partners currently has nearly $1 billion under management and typically invests between $5 million and $20 million in an initial transaction. The firm's principal focus is on companies with revenues up to $50 million and accelerating revenue momentum. However, profitability is not required and Updata is interested in evaluating earlier stage opportunities. The firm's capital is typically used in the following situations: Growth Capital; Acquisition Financing and Consolidations; and Buyouts, Recapitalizations and Corporate Spinoffs. Updata announced a new growth equity investment fund June 30 of 2016, Updata Partners V, which closed with commitments of $280 million.



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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
    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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    Alex Otero VP
    Barry M. Goldsmith Operating Partner, Co-founder
    Braden Snyder Principal
    Cam Salem VP
    Clare McLeod Senior Analyst


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