Capricorn Investment Group

Capricorn Investment Group

An investment management firm in Palo Alto, California that invests in public equity, fixed income, private equity, and real assets

Capricorn Investment Group is an investment management firm in Palo Alto, California that invests in public equity, fixed income, private equity, and real assets. Founded in 2000 by Ion Yadigaroglu and Stephen George in Palo Alto, California, the firm invests in early stage ventures, late stage ventures, and private equity investments. This firm usually invest in series A, series B, series D, and series E rounds. The notable investment portfolio of Capricorn Investment Group includes Arcus, Aspiration, Ezetap, GotIt!, Heartflow, Inc. Paga, Nuvia and others.

Timeline

2000

Founded

Funded Companies

Company
Description
Industry
Website
Location
QuantumScape

A renewable energy company making battery technology for electric vehicles.

Nuvia is an electronics company that develops silicon processors for computer-based work

A financial services company offering a platform for digitally sending/receiving money and creating simple financial services.

Saildrone designs, manufactures and operates a global fleet of wind and solar powered ocean drones, providing in-situ data collection services, global ocean data sets and enhanced weather forecast applications.

Form Energy is a Somerville, Massachusetts-based company developing low-cost, long-duration energy storage systems.

Nuvia is a company founded by Bart Verhaegen.

Tegile Systems is a Newark, California-based enterprise software company.

Kinestral Technologies Inc is an Hayward, California-based company.

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People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Alan Chang

Managing Director

Barry Uphoff

Partner

Dipender Saluja

Managing Director

Eduardo Vasconcellos Silva

Director

Ion Yadigaroglu

Co-Founder & Managing Principal of Direct Investments

Jeffrey S. Skoll

Founder

Jim Lyons

Chief Technologist

Kunal Doshi

Investment Associate

Further reading

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Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Date
Link

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

Aspiration

Form Energy

Innovium

Joby Aviation

Kinestral Technologies

Nuvia

Saildrone

Sense

Tegile Systems

References

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