John Lackland Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


John Lackland General Information


Mr. John Lackland serves as Managing Partner at Equal Capital. Mr. Lackland is a Co-Founder & serves as Chief Investment Officer at IBI Spikes. He serves as Vice Chairman at Founders First Capital Partners. He is an Angel Investor. He served as Chief Executive Officer at Lighter Capital. He joined Lighter Capital as CEO in 2012. He has spent his career working with emerging technology companies as an operating executive and investor. He has been a venture capitalist, the CFO of a public technology company, a consultant to early-stage companies, an angel investor, and a senior finance and marketing leader at startups. Before joining Lighter Capital, BJ was a consultant to early-stage technology companies and was an active member of the Northwest Energy Angels. Previously, BJ was the CFO of Power Efficiency Corporation, a publicly traded energy efficiency technology company, and was the Vice President and Director of Summit Energy Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on investments in energy technologies. Earlier in his career, BJ was the Director of Strategic Relations at EnCompass Globalization, a provider of software globalization services and international e-commerce services, and was the Director of Strategic Planning and Corporate Development at webStrategic, an Internet business development consulting company. BJ also worked at The National Bureau of Asian Research, a bipartisan think tank focused on U.S. economic, political, and security policy toward Asia. BJ received an MBA from the University of Washington's Foster School of Business (1999), an MA in International Studies (China Studies) from the University of Washington's Jackson School of International Studies (1999), and a BA in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from Claremont McKenna College (1993).

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Seattle, WA
  • United States
+1 (425) 000-0000

John Lackland Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
RedRover 04-Apr-2014 00000 (00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue

John Lackland Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
RedRover 01-Jul-2023 000000000 00000000

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John Lackland Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Lackland Angel Investor 00 0 Seattle, WA

John Lackland FAQs

  • Who is John Lackland?

    John Lackland is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is John Lackland?

    John Lackland is an angel investor.

  • What does John Lackland do?

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

  • What has John Lackland invested in?

    John Lackland has invested in RedRover within the Information Services (B2C) industry.

  • What has John Lackland invested in recently?

    John Lackland's latest investment was on 04-Apr-2014 in RedRover, a company within the Information Services (B2C) industry.

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