Western Technology Investment

New York, New York
Founded in 1980, WTI is a leading venture debt firm that has provided over $3 billion of debt and equity capital to technology and life science companies ranging from early-stage private companies to publicly-traded companies. The firm's investments range from $250k to $30M and are structured as fully usable, unrestricted growth capital. WTI's 13th fund builds upon the success of the firm's 30-year history, which includes investments in companies such as Brocade, Cerent, Facebook, Google, IDEC Pharma-ceuticals, Infoseek, IronPort, Juniper Networks, NanoSolar, Postini, Transmeta, VeriSign, and many others. The firm's most recent fund is Venture Lending & Leasing VI, with $294,000,000. Western Technology looks to invest in companies with a minimum of $25 million in sales per year within 5 years. Through the firm's venture lending operations, WTI entities hold warrants in numerous client companies. In selected cases, WTI provides equity capital in conjunction with debt financing.
Founded:1980
Firm Location:New York, New York • San Francisco, California • Boston, Massachusetts
Western Technology Investment Team
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JoBeth Abecassis
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Games, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Josh Brody
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Games, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Maddy Burleson
Sweet spot: $150K
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Health IT, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Rishabh Nijhawan
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Games, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Seth Rosen
Sweet spot: $1.5M
Range: $100K - $5.0M
Investors in Boston (MA)
Investors in Boston / New England (Other Lists), Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Games, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT
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David Wanek
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $250K - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Andrew Baldwin
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Jon Beizer
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Jay Cohan
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Ross Glasser
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Dave Gravano
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Rudy Ruano
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Patrick Ward
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Maurice Werdegar
Sweet spot: $0
Range: $0 - $0
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)