Founded in 1994, Eastward Capital Partners is a provider of venture debt and equity financing to technology companies based in West Newton, Massachusetts. The firm provides venture debt financing to emerging, venture-backed companies when they are in need of equipment and infrastructure build-out, as well as for expansion into new business markets. The debt products offered by Eastward include senior debt or senior subordinated debt. Eastward's loans include additional components such as warrants as well as the right to invest in future equity rounds. The firm caters to a wide array of industries such as electrical equipment, communication software, media, entertainment, financial services, medical supplies, laboratory services, surgical devices, and many others.