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enlightenment-cap.com

Investments

26

Portfolio Exits

10

Funds

13

Partners & Customers

1

Service Providers

1

About Enlightenment Capital

Enlightenment Capital is a private investment firm that provides senior debt, mezzanine debt, and equity to middle market companies in the Aerospace, Defense, and Government (ADG) sector. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

Headquarters Location

4445 Willard Avenue Suite 950

Chevy Chase, Maryland, 20815,

United States

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Cybersecurity software provider iNovex secures funding from Enlightenment Capital

Nov 30, 2022

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Enlightenment Capital Investments

26 Investments

Enlightenment Capital has made 26 investments. Their latest investment was in iNovex as part of their Private Equity on November 11, 2022.

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Enlightenment Capital Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/30/2022

Private Equity

iNovex

Yes

1

10/4/2022

Private Equity

Laxton

Yes

1

10/4/2022

Other Investors

Infinite ID

Yes

4/6/2022

Private Equity

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10

10/27/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

Date

11/30/2022

10/4/2022

10/4/2022

4/6/2022

10/27/2021

Round

Private Equity

Private Equity

Other Investors

Private Equity

Series A

Company

iNovex

Laxton

Infinite ID

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Amount

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

10

10

Enlightenment Capital Portfolio Exits

10 Portfolio Exits

Enlightenment Capital has 10 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Cadmus on September 21, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

9/21/2021

Acq - Fin

$99M

2

8/3/2021

Acquired

$99M

4

12/10/2020

Acquired

$99M

7

11/19/2020

IPO

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$99M

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10

11/21/2019

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

9/21/2021

8/3/2021

12/10/2020

11/19/2020

11/21/2019

Exit

Acq - Fin

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

4

7

10

10

Enlightenment Capital Acquisitions

3 Acquisitions

Enlightenment Capital acquired 3 companies. Their latest acquisition was Agile Defense on November 16, 2022.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

11/16/2022

$99M

Acq - Fin

1

1/25/2022

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$99M

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10

4/22/2019

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$99M

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10

Date

11/16/2022

1/25/2022

4/22/2019

Investment Stage

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Acq - Fin

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Sources

1

10

10

Enlightenment Capital Fund History

13 Fund Histories

Enlightenment Capital has 13 funds, including Enlightenment Capital IV.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

6/28/2022

Enlightenment Capital IV

$540M

1

6/10/2019

System High CoInvest SPV

$4.5M

1

6/6/2019

CyberCore CoInvest SPV

$4M

1

6/6/2019

EverWatch CoInvest SPV

$99M

10

6/4/2019

Trowbridge CoInvest SPV

$99M

10

Closing Date

6/28/2022

6/10/2019

6/6/2019

6/6/2019

6/4/2019

Fund

Enlightenment Capital IV

System High CoInvest SPV

CyberCore CoInvest SPV

EverWatch CoInvest SPV

Trowbridge CoInvest SPV

Fund Type

Status

Amount

$540M

$4.5M

$4M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

Enlightenment Capital Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

Enlightenment Capital has 1 strategic partners and customers. Enlightenment Capital recently partnered with Republic Capital Access, LLC on October 10, 2015.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

10/19/2015

Partner

United States

Enlightenment Capital and Republic Capital Access Form Strategic Partnership – Enlightenment Capital

This partnership allows our firms to better meet the needs of our target companies , which are providing essential government services and enhancing national security , '' said Devin Talbott , Managing Partner of Enlightenment Capital .

1

Date

10/19/2015

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Country

United States

News Snippet

Enlightenment Capital and Republic Capital Access Form Strategic Partnership – Enlightenment Capital

This partnership allows our firms to better meet the needs of our target companies , which are providing essential government services and enhancing national security , '' said Devin Talbott , Managing Partner of Enlightenment Capital .

Sources

1

Enlightenment Capital Service Providers

1 Service Provider

Enlightenment Capital has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

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Enlightenment Capital Team

3 Team Members

Enlightenment Capital has 3 team members, including , .

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Pierre Chao

Founder

Current

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Work History

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