Hercules Capital

Hercules is the largest non-bank lender to venture capital-backed companies at all stages of development in a broadly diversified variety of technology, life sciences, and sustainable and renewable technology industries.

With over a decade of experience in venture debt, Hercules is uniquely positioned to quickly create innovative financing solutions that perfectly fit within a company's existing capital structure and map to its business objectives. Recognized as the industry leader, Hercules understands the flexibility these types of companies need and has the experience to work closely with them, even through challenging times, to help them reach critical milestones.

Hercules' deep sector expertise, geographic presence and its strong capital base have made Hercules the lender of choice for more than 360 innovative companies.

HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Hercules Capital was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Hercules Capital

Scott Bluestein

Scott Bluestein

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Director
Seth Meyer

Seth Meyer

Chief Financial Officer
Melanie Grace

Melanie Grace

General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary
Robert P. Badavas

Robert P. Badavas

Gayle Crowell

Gayle Crowell

Thomas J. Fallon

Thomas J. Fallon

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Hercules Capital Office Locations

Hercules Capital has offices in Palo Alto, Bethesda, Boston, Elmhurst and in 1 other location
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
400 Hamilton Ave #310
Bethesda, MD, US
4800 Hampden Ln #200
Boston, MA, US
31 St James Ave #730
Elmhurst, IL, US
777 Church Rd
New York, NY, US
100 Park Ave 16th floor
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Hercules Capital News and Updates

Edtech platform Udacity secures $75m debt facility from Hercules Capital

Udacity has raised $238 million in funding to date from several investors. The post Edtech platform Udacity secures $75m debt facility from Hercules Capital appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Axsome Therapeutics Announces $225 Million Term Loan Facility with Hercules Capital

Non-dilutive committed capital extends cash runway into at least 2024

Syndax Announces $35.0 Million Offering of Common Stock and Enters Term Sheet for Loan with Hercules Capital for up to $30 Million

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Syndax," the "Company" or "we") (Nasdaq:SNDX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing an innovative pipeline of cancer therapies, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with five...

Former Hercules Capital CEO to plead guilty to U.S. college admissions scam

A former chief executive of specialty finance lender Hercules Capital Inc has agreed to plead guilty to participating in what authorities say is the largest college admissions scam uncovered in the United States, prosecutors said on Friday.

College Cheating Scandal Claims The Job Of Hercules Capital CEO

The College Cheating Scandal claimed the job of the Chairman and CEO of Hercules Capital, a publicly-traded purveyor of venture debt. With its stock down 23% over the last five years, will it rise from here or is its CEO irreplaceable?

Hercules Capital Plunges as CEO Charged in Admissions Scheme

Hercules Capital Plunges as CEO Charged in Admissions Scheme
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Hercules Capital Online and Social Media Presence

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Hercules Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hercules Capital founded?

    Hercules Capital was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Hercules Capital key executives?

    Hercules Capital's key executives are Scott Bluestein, Seth Meyer and Melanie Grace.

  • Where is Hercules Capital headquarters?

    Hercules Capital headquarters is located at 400 Hamilton Ave #310, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Hercules Capital offices?

    Hercules Capital has offices in Palo Alto, Bethesda, Boston, Elmhurst and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Hercules Capital have?

    Hercules Capital has 5 offices.