The Photonics Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 10

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 4

Exits

The Photonics Fund General Information

Company Description

This was a small strategic venture capital fund focused on optical investments. The company ceased operation in December of 2009.

Business Details

Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 3787 Woodside Road
  • Woodside, CA 94062
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

The Photonics Fund Investments (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Stratalight Communications 19-Dec-2003 Later Stage VC 000.00 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue
Tsunami Optics 11-Jan-2002 00000000000 00.00 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue 000000000 0000
PhotonEx 15-Oct-2001 00000 00000 0000 Wireless Communications Equipment Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Stratalight Communications 15-Jan-2001 00000 00000 0000 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue
fSONA Networks 20-Nov-2000 00000 00000 000.00 Connectivity Products Profitable
PhotonEx 15-Nov-2000 00000 00000 0000 Wireless Communications Equipment Bankruptcy: Liquidation
ONI Systems 22-Jan-2000 00000 00000 000.00 Connectivity Products Generating Revenue
Axsun Technologies 19-Jan-2000 00000 00000 0000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
Kestrel Solutions Early Stage VC Consulting Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Phaethon Early Stage VC Other Commercial Services Stealth
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The Photonics Fund Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Stratalight Communications 09-Jan-2008 Merger/Acquisition 00000
fSONA Networks 13-Apr-2007 0000000 000000
PhotonEx 11-Nov-2003 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Tsunami Optics 05-Feb-2002 Merger/Acquisition
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The Photonics Fund FAQs

  • What is The Photonics Fund?

    This was a small strategic venture capital fund focused on optical investments.

  • Where is The Photonics Fund headquartered?

    The Photonics Fund is headquartered in Woodside, CA.

  • How many investments has The Photonics Fund made?

    The Photonics Fund has made 10 investments.

  • What has The Photonics Fund invested in?

    The Photonics Fund has made numerous investments in companies like Stratalight Communications, Tsunami Optics, and PhotonEx within the Fiberoptic Equipment and Wireless Communications Equipment industries.

  • What has The Photonics Fund invested in recently?

    The Photonics Fund's latest investment was on 19-Dec-2003 in Stratalight Communications, a company within the Fiberoptic Equipment industry.

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