Planet Broadband Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Strategic Acquirer
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 5
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 16
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 12
Exits

Planet Broadband General Information

Description

Planet Broadband is a venture capital firm based in Boston, Massachusetts and was founded in 1997. The firm specializes in the consulting, investments, and research of companies operating in the broadband, consumer electronic product, system solution and telecommunication sectors

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
YAS Capital Partners
Year Founded
1997
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporation
Primary Office
  • 133 Clarendon Street
  • Suite 171431
  • Boston, MA 02117
  • United States
+1 (603) 000-0000

Planet Broadband Investments (16)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
MyMedicalShopper 16-Feb-2018 Early Stage VC 00.00 Managed Care Generating Revenue
0000000 31-Oct-2012 0000 00000 Social/Platform Software Startup
00000000 000000000 02-Sep-2008 00000 00000 0000 Internet Service Providers Generating Revenue
000000 00000000000 23-Jan-2008 00000 00000 0000 Vertical Market Software Generating Revenue
00000000 000000000 04-Jan-2006 00000 00000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors Profitable 0000000 0000000 00.0
00000000 000000000 29-Nov-2004 00000 00000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors Profitable 0000000 0000000 00.0
0000000 00000000 21-Oct-2002 00000 00000 000.00 Wireless Communications Equipment Generating Revenue
000000000 09-Sep-2002 00000 00000 000.00 Communication Software Profitable
Syndeo 15-Apr-2002 Later Stage VC 000.00 Connectivity Products Generating Revenue
Stargus 01-Nov-2001 Early Stage VC 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
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Planet Broadband Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
BroadSoft 02-Feb-2018 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
000000 00000000000 01-Dec-2011 000000000000000000 00.00
000000000 16-Jun-2010 000 000.00
00000000 000000000 15-Dec-2009 000000000000000000 00000
0000000 00000000 18-Sep-2007 000000000000000000
000000 01-Dec-2005 000000000000000000
0000000 15-Jun-2004 000000000000000000 0000
0000000 000000000 13-Nov-2001 000000000000000000 00000
TrueChat 22-Dec-2000 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Broadband Access Systems 02-Oct-2000 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
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Planet Broadband Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Planet Broadband Team (6)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Rouzbeh Yassini Ph.D Founder & Chief Executive Officer 0 Boston, MA
Paul Nikolich Chief Strategy Officer Boston, MA
Chris Grobicki Chief Technical Officer Boston, MA
Liz Weeks Executive Consultant Boston, MA
Les Borden Industry Executive Consultant Boston, MA
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Planet Broadband Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Andrew Jay 1 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Duggan 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Weidman 0 Series chart Industry bar
Michael Daigle 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ofer Nemirovsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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