CapLinked Raises Additional Funding

CapLinked, a social platform that allows to make investment in private companies, has raised an additional funding.

New backers include:
Chris Yeh (vice president at PBworks),
Jason Portnoy (Silicon Valley angel and former CFO of Palantir Technologies),
Stephan Paternot (chairman of Slated and co-founder of,
Alexsis de Raadt-St. James (chairman of the Althea Foundation), Lok Lee (managing director of 2L Advisors), and
Clark Landry (founder of GraphEffect).

This investment – reportedly of $500k – brings the total amount raised by the company to date to $1.4m.

Co-founded by CEO Eric M. Jackson and Christopher Grey and publicly launched in February 2011, CapLinked has grown to over 95,000 user accounts, 10,000 company profiles, and $12 billion in private investment deals hosted on its site.

Previous investors also include Peter Thiel, Dave McClure, David Sacks, Joe Lonsdale, Aman Verjee, and David Anderson.



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