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Investments

172

Portfolio Exits

46

Funds

2

Partners & Customers

1

Service Providers

1

About Lightbank

Lightbank is a Chicago-based fund targeting early-stage technology companies founded by angel investors Eric Lefkofsky and Brad Keywell who also started Groupon.

Lightbank Headquarter Location

600 West Chicago Avenue Suite #700

Chicago, Illinois, 60654,

United States

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Latest Lightbank News

86 Repairs Raises $15.2M in Series A Funding

Jul 28, 2022

86 Repairs , a Chicago, IL-based restaurant tech company, raised $15.2m in Series A funding. The round was led by Storm Ventures with participation from Savory Fund, Lightbank, TDF Ventures, Gordon Food Service (GFS), Cleveland Avenue, MATH Venture Partners, and others. The company intends to use the funds for product innovation and expansion of the business. Led by Daniel Estrada, Co-Founder and CEO, 86 Repairs provides a repair and maintenance management platform built for the restaurant industry. It offers restaurants and other commercial kitchen operators 24/7/365 support for on-demand repair management, preventative maintenance programs, and access to data-driven insights on repair and maintenance (R&M) spend. The company manages the repair and maintenance process for more than 2,000 restaurant operators in the U.S. and Canada, from upscale full service restaurants to quick service franchised brands. Some notable customers include Boka Restaurant Group, Castellucci Hospitality Group, and 4 Rivers Smokehouse, and quick-service brands like McDonald’s, Jimmy John’s, Sonic Drive-Ins, Taco Bell, and many others. FinSMEs 28/07/2022

Lightbank Investments

172 Investments

Lightbank has made 172 investments. Their latest investment was in 86 Repairs as part of their Series A on July 7, 2022.

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Lightbank Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

7/26/2022

Series A

86 Repairs

$15.2M

Yes

1

7/21/2022

Unattributed VC

Heading Health

$5.38M

Yes

1

6/2/2022

Series A

Felux

$19M

No

2

5/6/2022

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

4/26/2022

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

7/26/2022

7/21/2022

6/2/2022

5/6/2022

4/26/2022

Round

Series A

Unattributed VC

Series A

Seed VC

Seed VC

Company

86 Repairs

Heading Health

Felux

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Amount

$15.2M

$5.38M

$19M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

2

10

10

Lightbank Portfolio Exits

46 Portfolio Exits

Lightbank has 46 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Catalytic on March 02, 2022.

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

3/2/2022

Acquired

$99M

1

11/11/2021

Acq - Pending

$99M

4

10/29/2021

IPO

$99M

Public

6

10/25/2021

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

9/10/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

3/2/2022

11/11/2021

10/29/2021

10/25/2021

9/10/2021

Exit

Acquired

Acq - Pending

IPO

Acq - Fin

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

Public

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Sources

1

4

6

10

10

Lightbank Fund History

2 Fund Histories

Lightbank has 2 funds, including Lightbank II.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

2/23/2021

Lightbank II

$180M

1

10/5/2011

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$99M

10

Closing Date

2/23/2021

10/5/2011

Fund

Lightbank II

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Fund Type

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Amount

$180M

$99M

Sources

1

10

Lightbank Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

Lightbank has 1 strategic partners and customers. Lightbank recently partnered with crowdspring on September 9, 2010.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

9/23/2010

Partner

United States

1

Date

9/23/2010

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Country

United States

News Snippet

Sources

1

Lightbank Service Providers

1 Service Provider

Lightbank has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

General Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

General Counsel

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Lightbank Team

9 Team Members

Lightbank has 9 team members, including current Chief Financial Officer, Michael Mauceri.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Bradley A. Keywell

Founder

Current

Bakur Lashkarava

Founder

Current

Eric Lefkofsky

Founder

Current

Michael Mauceri

Chief Financial Officer

Current

William Pescatello

Evolv Ventures, Peacock Equity Fund, GE Capital, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, Merrill, and Morgan Stanley

General Partner

Current

Name

Bradley A. Keywell

Bakur Lashkarava

Eric Lefkofsky

Michael Mauceri

William Pescatello

Work History

Evolv Ventures, Peacock Equity Fund, GE Capital, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, Merrill, and Morgan Stanley

Title

Founder

Founder

Founder

Chief Financial Officer

General Partner

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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