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equitekcapital.com

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Investments

12

Portfolio Exits

1

Funds

3

About Equitek Capital

Equitek is an international technology-focused Venture Capital group comprised of four investment principals. Their investment focus areas are on: (1) Semiconductor Materials and Packaging, (2) Semiconductor Architecture and Circuit Technology, (3) Semiconductor Manufacturing and Equipment, (4) Adaptive Computing, (5) Pervasive Computing, (6) Fixed and Mobile Broadband Wireless Access Technology, (7) Core Optical Networking Components, (8) Optical Networking Hardware, (9) Network Management, Provisioning and Security, (10) Remote Monitoring, Self-Aware Systems and (11) Human Interface Technologies.The firm's investment criteria include: (1) Early stage funding (chiefly second and third round, with a small focus on seed funding), (2) Strong senior management capability, with relevant industry experience in either previous successful new ventures or established competitors, (3) Good mix of technical/research and commercial skills, (4) Technology represents either significant breakthrough beyond the status quo or a completely new concept with significant impact, (5) Technology is feasible, commercially viable, and has the potential to become a dominant factor in its sector, (6) Technology has high barriers to entry, possibly in the form of patent protection or unique proprietary elements, (7) Large potential addressable market, and a (8) Potential to become a publicly listed company in three years or less.

Equitek Capital Headquarter Location

3659 Green Road Suite 101

Beachwood, Ohio, 44122,

United States

(216) 360-0151

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Equitek Capital Investments

12 Investments

Equitek Capital has made 12 investments. Their latest investment was in Alien Technology as part of their Series K - II on November 11, 2011.

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Equitek Capital Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/8/2011

Series K - II

Alien Technology

$15M

No

7/18/2005

Series H

Alien Technology

$66M

No

8/14/2003

Series F

Alien Technology

$38M

No

1

2/12/2003

Series C

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$99M

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0

1/4/2002

Series E

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$99M

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0

Date

11/8/2011

7/18/2005

8/14/2003

2/12/2003

1/4/2002

Round

Series K - II

Series H

Series F

Series C

Series E

Company

Alien Technology

Alien Technology

Alien Technology

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Amount

$15M

$66M

$38M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

No

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

0

0

Equitek Capital Portfolio Exits

1 Portfolio Exit

Equitek Capital has 1 portfolio exit. Their latest portfolio exit was Flarion Technologies on January 12, 2006.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

1/12/2006

Acquired

$99M

Date

1/12/2006

Exit

Acquired

Companies

Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

Sources

Equitek Capital Fund History

3 Fund Histories

Equitek Capital has 3 funds, including Equitek Bridge II.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

10/1/2001

Equitek Bridge II

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$1M

1

6/8/2001

Equitek Global Technology Fund

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$99M

10

7/31/2000

Equitek Bridge Fund

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$99M

10

Closing Date

10/1/2001

6/8/2001

7/31/2000

Fund

Equitek Bridge II

Equitek Global Technology Fund

Equitek Bridge Fund

Fund Type

Multi-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$1M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

Equitek Capital Team

4 Team Members

Equitek Capital has 4 team members, including current Managing Director, Ken Ehrhart.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Ken Ehrhart

Managing Director

Current

Greg Somer

Managing Director

Current

Mike Leibowitz

Managing Director

Former

John J. Gannon

General Partner

Former

Name

Ken Ehrhart

Greg Somer

Mike Leibowitz

John J. Gannon

Work History

Title

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

General Partner

Status

Current

Current

Former

Former

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