Investment Strategy

Investment Criteria

Quaker Partners considers investments in hundreds of companies each year. The most compelling companies have the following characteristics:

  • Strong Management Team
    • Successful track record
  • Large Market Opportunity
    • Potential to become substantial operating enterprise
    • Attractive to a potential co-development and marketing partners
    • Clear strategy for both company and product development
  • Innovative Technology
    • Breakthrough technology, product or service
    • High unmet need
    • Clear differentiation versus competitors
  • Financially Attractive
    • Appropriate valuation
    • Ability to form strong investment syndicate
    • Multiple exit strategies in a relevant time frame
  • Intellectual Property
    • Strong patent portfolio with long patent life
    • Worldwide patent protection
  • Targeted Geography
    • Significant operations on the East Coast