SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO - April 21, 2021 – Structural Capital (“Structural Capital”, the “Firm”) today announced the final closing of Structural Capital Investments III, LP ("SC III") and related vehicles with aggregate commitments totaling approximately USD $325 million. SC III provides growth stage venture debt to fast growing emerging companies across the United States.
Structural Capital employs a unique approach to venture lending, focused on investing in successful emerging growth companies that are both industry innovators and market leaders.
"We are excited to announce SC III’s capital raise from leading institutional investors that include major pensions, asset management firms, foundations and a university endowment. We are grateful for the endorsement of all our limited partners and look forward to working closely with them in our endeavors," said Larry Gross, Managing Partner of Structural Capital.
"The closing of our third fund allows SC III the opportunity to continue providing scalable, flexible, and innovative financing to companies that seek capital to further support the growth of their businesses and achieve key milestones. Structural Capital provides flexibility for companies striving to reach profitability or focused on continued high growth, while also minimizing additional equity dilution,” said Kai Tse, Managing Partner of Structural Capital.
Some recent examples of successful portfolio companies and their experiences with Structural Capital include the following:
Beautycounter – CFO Nital Scott notes that “Structural Capital has been a flexible and value- added partner to the Company since its relationship started in 2017. The Structural team has a strong understanding of our business and has been super helpful and flexible in working with us to achieve critical business milestones.”
Ephesoft – Founder & CEO Ike Kavas commented “Thank you to the Structural team for your support, you provided in every aspect of Ephesoft from introductions with possible strategic companies to offering your help so I can continue to focus long term rather than quarterly cash positions. I am grateful to have you as part of my team.”
SunFed Ranch – Founder & CEO Chris Donati commented “Game-changing partner is only the beginning of how to describe the Structural team, they came in at a critical inflection point that allowed SunFed Ranch to transition into to the world class enterprise that it is today.”
About Structural Capital
Structural Capital launched in 2014 and is led by Managing Partners Kai Tse, Larry Gross, Todd Jaquez-Fissori, and Partner Sharin Valia. Since inception, Structural Capital has managed $450 million of commitments and led or co-led over $500 million of transaction value. Prior to Structural Capital, the senior investment team has led or assisted in originating, structuring, or investing over $2 billion of direct loan and equity transactions.
The Structural Capital team has a combined 80+ years of investment, operating, and entrepreneurial experience which allows the Firm to be a value-added strategic partner to companies throughout their growth cycles. Structural Capital’s strong brand and reputation has helped numerous growth companies in technology and technology-enabled industries (e.g. software, hardware, internet, health & wellness, consumer, and energy tech) to achieve significant growth milestones along their lifecycles while saving significant equity dilution.
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