Wayne Boulais Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 17

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 16


Wayne Boulais General Information


Mr. Wayne Boulais is a Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at Tensility Venture Partners. He served as Board Member at DialogTech and Dirtt Environmental Solutions. He also served as a Board Member at Anokiwave and Advisor at Hyde Park Venture Partners. Previously, he serves as General Partner at Apex Venture Partners. He serves as Advisor at Energy Foundry. He was a general partner with an investment focus in wireless, enterprise applications, and cleantech. Prior to joining Apex, he was a founding member of the Marsh & McLennan Capital C&I Fund. He was also a partner at Marsh's, Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver Wyman) developing growth strategies for high-tech clients. Prior to Mercer, He led engineering development teams for Raytheon Corporation. He received his MBA from MIT's Sloan School of Management, and an MS and a BS in Engineering from the University of Massachusetts. He currently serves on the boards of Enkata Technologies, IfByPhone, and IQS. He is a board observer of CombineNet. He is also a board member of the Illinois Venture Capital Association and a supporting member of Chicago's Clean Energy Trust. His previous investments included Broadbeam (acquired by MobileAware), eCredit (acquired by Fidelity Ventures), Imaging Portals (acquired by MWA Intelligence), and RMI Corporation (acquired by NetLogic Microsystems). He serves as Advisor at Videate.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States

Wayne Boulais Investments (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Anokiwave 20-May-2015 Later Stage VC 00.000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
DialogTech 11-Sep-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Visibly 25-Feb-2014 0000 00000 000 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Geofeedia 21-Jan-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 00000 0000000
Tastebud Technologies 13-Aug-2013 00000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Startup 00000 0000000
CityScan 27-Feb-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business 00000 0000000
Cartavi 30-Oct-2012 00000 00000 00.000 Systems and Information Management Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
SolFocus 18-May-2012 00000 00000 000.00 Energy Production Out of Business 00000 0000000
Kenna Security 28-Dec-2011 Early Stage VC 00.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
InContext Solutions 08-Dec-2011 Early Stage VC 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Wayne Boulais Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Anokiwave 31-Jan-2024 Merger/Acquisition
InContext Solutions 01-Aug-2021 000000000 00000000
Kenna Security 30-Jun-2021 000000000000000000
DialogTech 24-May-2021 000000000000000000 00000
YCharts 09-Oct-2020 0000000000 00000
InRentive 07-Sep-2020 000 00 00000000
Geofeedia 26-Oct-2018 000 00 00000000
Base (Sales Platform) 10-Sep-2018 000000000000000000 0000
Enkata Technologies 01-Jan-2018 Merger/Acquisition
CityScan 01-Dec-2017 Out of Business

Wayne Boulais Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Wayne Boulais Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Wayne Boulais Angel Investor 00 0 0 Chicago, IL

Wayne Boulais FAQs

  • Who is Wayne Boulais?

    Wayne Boulais is an angel Investor who has made 17 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Wayne Boulais?

    Wayne Boulais is an angel investor.

  • What does Wayne Boulais do?

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

  • What has Wayne Boulais invested in?

    Wayne Boulais has made numerous investments in companies like Anokiwave, DialogTech, and Visibly within the Application Specific Semiconductors, Business/Productivity Software, and Therapeutic Devices industries.

  • What has Wayne Boulais invested in recently?

    Wayne Boulais's latest investment was on 20-May-2015 in Anokiwave, a company within the Application Specific Semiconductors industry.

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