​venture capital

We provide capital primarily to startup companies raising seed capital in southern California. We believe that the success of any new company is in large part based on the credibility and experience of the founding team. .


  • Stage: Product concept to early customer deployment

  • Ocean Road Partners range of participation: $50-500K (including associated investors)

  • Round size: $250K-$1M

  • Convertible equity instruments; preferred stock


Technology-based industries of interest include:


  • Enterprise infrastructure software and services
  • Data analytics and management
  • Communications
  • Computer systems and hardware
  • Network infrastructure and software
  • Semiconductors and electronic components​
  • Advanced materials​


We also consider innovative solutions in non-technology based consumer and industrial markets.