Recent transactions

Junior credit facility

$ 9 million

Sponsors

Signal Peak Ventures

Aries Capital Partners

Kickstart Fund

Senior credit facility

$ 8 million

Sponsors

Plymouth Growth

Elevate Ventures

Junior credit facility

$ 10 million

Sponsors

Volition Capital

NewSpring Capital

Senior credit facility

Undisclosed

Sponsors

n/a

Junior credit facility

Undisclosed

Sponsors

SoftBank Ventures Asia

Vertex Ventures

Hivers & Strivers

Senior credit facility

$ 10 million

Sponsors

Pacific Lake Partners

Anacapa Partners

We’re a different kind of lender.

At Espresso, we provide the capital you want with the flexibility you need.

Capital to meet your needs

  • Growth
  • Runway extension
  • Working capital
  • Acquisition
  • Recapitalization

Flexible credit structures

  • Unitranche and second lien
  • Non-amortizing
  • Operating lines and term loans
  • Up to 5-year term
  • Warrant-free option

Since 2009, we’ve worked with more
than 300 companies and their investors.

“We value our relationship with Espresso. They bring the flexibility, experience, and intricate knowledge of the market that we were looking for, and have been great to work with at every step of the process.”

Steve Biancaniello

CEO, Messagepoint

Espresso is truly leading the way in modern day venture debt lending. They run a seamless process, are great to work with, and offer facilities that are clearly designed to be founder friendly. We look forward to growing the business together with them.

Nick Moutter

CEO, MOOT

Partnering with Espresso made total sense. Not only were they a great fit for us culturally given that the firm was founded by tech entrepreneurs, their terms were also significantly better than what the UK market can offer.

Will Richards

CFO Adthena

Partnering with Espresso has been fantastic. They had the best term sheet, stuck to their word, and conducted their process efficiently. We appreciate that working with them was simple and straightforward.

Antony Evans

Chief Operating Officer, Wild Earth

Espresso’s approach resonated with us. They understood the business and worked closely with 4C and the investors to structure a financing solution that met the company’s unique requirements.

Sach Chitnis

Co-Founder and Partner, Jump Capital

Working with Espresso has been great. They understood where we’re at in the life cycle of our business and were able to structure a debt facility that made complete sense for where we’re headed.

Jeff White

Founder and CEO, Gravy Analytics

Anthony and the CREtelligent team have built a phenomenal business that is entering its next stage of growth. Their ability to postpone a large dilutive equity raise by tapping into Espresso Capital’s innovative financing facility will result in significantly increased value for all shareholders. 

Lokesh Sikaria

Founder and Managing Partner, Moneta Ventures

Working with Espresso has been a great experience. It’s an excellent team and one that instantly made us feel comfortable. We’ll definitely expand our partnership over time as we look to further grow the business both organically and through strategic acquisitions.

Shawn Silver

CEO, PaymentCloud

We’ve worked with Espresso before and liked their flexible approach to funding fast-growing companies. The team has a deep understanding of what it takes to scale and build successful companies and know how to structure their debt facilities to best support that growth.

Phil Dur

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, PeakSpan

Espresso’s team did an extraordinary job of understanding our market, company, and business plan. They moved expeditiously to get the facility in place so we didn’t miss a beat.  

Anthony Romano

CEO, CREtelligent

In addition to offering a favorable cost of capital that will help better position us for a potential equity round in the future, we were impressed with the care the Espresso team took to get to know our business and the speed at which they were able to close the facility.

Will Seippel

Founder and CEO, WorthPoint

Espresso offers a truly differentiated solution. They’re able to work seamlessly with senior lenders and equity sponsors and to close deals that give every party the strategic flexibility they’re looking for.

Robert Antoniades

Co-Founder and General Partner, Information Venture Partners

       

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