YOUR PARTNER IN TECHNOLOGY INVESTMENTS
Capella connects qualified investors with value-driven technology companies from world-class institutions
Diversified deal flow and capital sources to support all stages of growth
We invest in the top 5% of technology ventures:
Proven and Protected
Solve Real Problems
Customers Willing to Pay
World Class Institutions
Deal flow and technology access is supported by vast industry contact, co-investing relationships with some of the world's top Venture Capital firms, deep connections with high-impact laboratories and programs at top-tier academic institutions, and close friendships with leading inventors and technologists in a wide range of industries around the globe.
Backed by significant levels of deployable capital and further cash assets among our investment clients, we are able to support groundbreaking technologies at any stage of growth. Our network of investors is ever-expanding and every single one is aligned with our mission, focused on technologies and problems they care about.
Romi Kadri (MIT, Engineering and Entrepreneurship) manages innovation at Sonos. He is a serial entrepreneur having founded several technology companies and has worked extensively in Venture Capital.
Ian Cinnamon (MIT, Brain & Cognitive Science) runs Synapse Technology Corporation. Ian, an alum of Y Combinator and a Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree, sold his previous company to Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA).
(Ph.D. University of California, Berkley) Sanjay Sarma is a professor and Dean of Digital Learning at MIT. His areas of expertise are radio frequency ID, sensing, manufacturing, supply chain, automotive tech. and digital learning.
Dr. med. Christian Maranta (University of Zurich, Medicine) is a successful serial entrepreneur in the health care sector. He is an otolaryngologist, practicing plastic surgery at his private clinic in Zurich, Switzerland.
Christopher Malloy (Yale University, University of Chicago) is a Professor in the Finance Unit at Harvard Business School, and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Dr. Martin Tschudin (ETH, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science) works at Sunrise Telecommunications in the Finance Department. He specializes in Corporate Strategy, Pricing, and Network Planning.
Sunil Kadri is a serial entrepreneur who has been active in the seafood technology sector for twenty years. He serves as an advisor to venture capital groups, providing market due diligence advice for acquisitions.
Jens Dreifuss (HWZ, Business) formerly worked for a successful Fintech startup and fast casual restaurant chain. He has vast experience investing in startups and a passion for Impressionist and Swiss Art
Christian Scholten (International School of Management & Bond University) is a Partner at TALOS Management Consultants. Christian’s areas of expertise are Consulting, Banking, and Supply Management.
Mike Attanasio (MIT, Management Science) works in Applied Analytics at Legendary Entertainment. He is a partner at Q Venture Partners, manager of artists, & is involved with Milwaukee Brewers.
Director of Operations
Matt Valcourt (Berklee College of Music, Music Tech & Business Entrepreneurship) is a FINRA Registered Principal at Capella Securities, LLC. Matt has experience in VC investing and relevant securities regulations.
( University of Zurich) Markus Wuest is chairman of the family-owned real estate company, Intercity Group. He is an accredited real estate accountant and serves parttime as a judge at the rental state court.
Neil Jacobson (Berklee College of Music, Music Business) is Executive Vice President of A&R and Management at Interscope Records. He is deeply versed in the shaping of mainstream culture and music technology.