Arunas Chesonis Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 2


Arunas Chesonis General Information


Mr. Arunas Chesonis serves as Managing Partner & Investment Committee Member at Safar Partners. He serves as a Board Observer at Venti Technologies. He serves as a Board Member at Satelles. He served as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at Sweetwater Energy. He serves as Chairman at C2Sense. He serves as a Board Member at Quaise Energy, Ubiquitous Energy, and 5x5 Technologies. He serves as Vice Chairman at Clerio Vision. He served as a Board Member at Pirouette Medical. He also served as the Managing Partner of Bridge Point Capital. He serves as a Board Observer at Radical Plastics. He serves as Chairman of the Board at Kofinder Technologies Inc. He co-founded and served as Partner and Managing Partner at Cranberry Capital. He also served as a Board Member at FINsix. He is also Founded and served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at PAETEC Holding. He served as Chairman at Nanoramic Laboratories. He also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PAETEC Holding Corp. He founded PAETEC in 1998. He previously served as President of ACC Corp. until it was purchased by AT&T in 1998. He received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and the Herbert W. Van Brul Entrepreneurial Award from the College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology, and was elected to the Rochester Business Hall of Fame. He has a long history in renewable energy. His private philanthropic organization, the Chesonis Family Foundation, supports many environmental and renewable energy research projects and has also given almost $10 million to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to support breakthrough technology research to address climate change and sustainability. He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MBA from the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester, and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Rochester. He is also a member of the MIT Corporation and is a trustee at the University of Rochester.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States
+1 (585) 000-0000

Arunas Chesonis Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ubiquitous Energy 18-Mar-2021 Later Stage VC 000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
CoolChip Technologies 23-Jun-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 000000 00000000
Sweetwater Energy 01-Feb-2010 00000 (00000 00.00 Environmental Services (B2B) Out of Business 000000 00000000

Arunas Chesonis Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Sweetwater Energy 26-May-2024 Out of Business
CoolChip Technologies 01-Sep-2018 000 00 00000000

Arunas Chesonis Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Arunas Chesonis Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Arunas Chesonis Angel Investor 00 0 00 New York, NY

Arunas Chesonis Co-Investors (3)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Eneos Innovation Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Keith Wilson 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Safar Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Arunas Chesonis FAQs

  • Who is Arunas Chesonis?

    Arunas Chesonis is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Arunas Chesonis?

    Arunas Chesonis is an angel investor.

  • What does Arunas Chesonis do?

    As an angel investor, Arunas Chesonis invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Arunas Chesonis invested in?

    Arunas Chesonis has made numerous investments in companies like Ubiquitous Energy, CoolChip Technologies, and Sweetwater Energy within the Alternative Energy Equipment, Electronics (B2C), and Environmental Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Arunas Chesonis invested in recently?

    Arunas Chesonis's latest investment was on 18-Mar-2021 in Ubiquitous Energy, a company within the Alternative Energy Equipment industry.

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