Thursday, June 21, 2012
CapLinked Lands New Funding Round
Los Angeles-based CapLinked, the startup which provides an online site to help companies manage their fundraising process, is announcing this morning that it has raised $400,000 in a new funding round. The new round included Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Andrej Henkler (formerly of Bertelsman), and early stage technology investor Joe Kalfa. The firm said the funding brings its total raised to $1.8M. CapLinked is headed by Eric M. Jackson, and allows companies to share due diligence documents, updates, and other information to investors. The firm's other investors include Peter Thiel (co-founder of PayPal), David Sacks (CEO of Yammer), Joe Lonsdale (co-founder of Palantir Technologies), Stephan Paternot (co-founder of TheGlobe.com), David Anderson (managing partner of 7th Rig), 500 Startups, and Wasabi Ventures.