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Company Overview of Washington Research Foundation

Company Overview

Washington Research Foundation (WRF) is a research foundation which assists research institutions in Washington State through start-up investments and intellectual property management. It makes start-up investments through its investment arm, WRF Capital. The foundation was established in 1981 and is based in Seattle, Washington.

2815 Eastlake Avenue East

Suite 300

Seattle, WA 98102

United States

Founded in 1981





Key Executives for Washington Research Foundation

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Co-Founder and Vice Chairman
Age: 76
Managing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Washington Research Foundation Key Developments

Kevin Cable Joins Washington Research Foundation Board of Directors

Kevin Cable has joined the Washington Research Foundation board of directors. Cable is the co-founder and managing director of Seattle-based Cascadia Capital, an investment bank with clients on three continents and expertise across multiple industries. Cable founded and leads Cascadias healthcare and digital health efforts. Prior to Cascadia, Cable co-founded and served as CEO of Numera Software, which was later acquired by Corel Corporation. He was vice president of business development at University of Washington spinout Numinous Corporation and initiated the sale of the company to Microsoft in 1999.

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