VC  Wavemaker Partners

     Office Locations:

1333 Second Street Suite 600
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: 310-861-2100



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  • Communications & Networking
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Retail & Restaurant
  • Software & Internet



    Founded in 2003, Wavemaker Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm based in Los Angeles and Singapore. The firm will start with an investment of $100K-$750K and can follow on until $1M. Wavemaker is part of the Draper Venture Network, a venture collective that brings together experienced investors and innovative entrepreneurs from around the globe to share strategies, source opportunities, and create greater value. To date, Wavemaker Partners have had over 180 investments, and has created two billion dollar companies.



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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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    David Siemer Co-Founder and Managing Partner
    Eric Manlunas Co-Founder and Managing Partner
    Jennifer Anderson Vice President, Business Development
    Lisa Riedmiller Chief Financial Officer
    Mave Marcos Operations Coordinator


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Hum Capital



      Series A


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