Wayne Boulais Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 17
  • Portfolio
  • 6
  • Exits
  • 11

Wayne Boulais General Information


Mr. Wayne Boulais is a Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at Tensility Venture Partners. He also serves as a Board Member at DialogTech, 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 investment focus in wireless, enterprise applications, and cleantech. Prior to joining Apex, Wayne 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, Wayne led engineering development teams for Raytheon Corporation. Wayne received his MBA from MIT's Sloan School of Management, and an MS and a BS in Engineering from University of Massachusetts. Wayne currently serves on the boards of Enkata Technologies, IfByPhone, and IQS. He is a board observer of CombineNet. Wayne is also a board member of the Illinois Venture Capital Association and a supporting member of Chicago's Clean Energy Trust. Wayne's 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).

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary 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
0000000000 11-Sep-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000000 25-Feb-2014 0000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Pre-Clinical Trials 00000 0000000
000000000 21-Jan-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000 000000000 13-Aug-2013 00000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Startup 00000 0000000
00000000 27-Feb-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 00000 0000000
0000000 30-Oct-2012 00000 00000 00.000 Systems and Information Management Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000 0000000
00000000 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 (Business/Productivity Software) 08-Dec-2011 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
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Wayne Boulais Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
YCharts 09-Oct-2020 Buyout/LBO 00000
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0000 (00000 000000 10-Sep-2018 000000000000000000 0000
00000000 01-Dec-2017 000 00 00000000
00000000 000000000 20-Aug-2015 000000000000000000
00000 000000000000 28-Nov-2013 000 0000
00000000 05-Sep-2013 0000000000: 000000
0000000 15-May-2013 000000000000000000
Pear (Chicago) 01-Jan-2013 Merger/Acquisition
Metatomix 12-Oct-2010 Merger/Acquisition
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Wayne Boulais Team (1)

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