Lightbank

Lightbank Closes New Venture Capital Fund, Raising $180 Million

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:18pm

Lightbank, LLC (Lightbank), a Chicago-based venture capital firm, today announced that it closed its second early-stage venture capital fund, Lightbank II, L.P. (Lightbank II), with $180 million of capital commitments.

Key Points: 
  • Lightbank, LLC (Lightbank), a Chicago-based venture capital firm, today announced that it closed its second early-stage venture capital fund, Lightbank II, L.P. (Lightbank II), with $180 million of capital commitments.
  • Lightbank IIs investor base is comprised of institutional investors, family offices, and high net worth individuals.
  • In conjunction with the new fund, Matt Sacks will join Lightbank as a Venture Partner.
  • We are thrilled to be doubling down with Lightbank II and also thrilled to have Matt joining our team.