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Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in expansion financings, growth capital, management buyouts, recapitalizations, industry consolidations, corporate spinouts, growth stage, and early stage financings. The firm prefers to make investments in companies engaged in the technology and healthcare sector. Within the technology sector, it invests in software as a service, adtech / digital media, enterprise software, technology enabled services, internet/new media, financial technology, cloud, mobile, social, big data, in memory, and selected business services with capital requirements of up to $25 million. Within healthcare sector, the firm invests in molecular and point-of-care diagnostics, medical devices, regenerative medicine, medical technology, healthcare technology, specialty pharmaceuticals, and selected healthcare services. It invests throughout the United States with a focus on Mid-Atlantic region, and Southeastern Canada. The firm primarily invests between $10 million and $25 million in growth equity financing and between $5 million and $10 million in early-stage financing. It typically invests in the capital structures including owner financed and bootstrapped companies, corporate division or business unit, and venture capital-backed seeking a growth partner. The firm prefers to be the largest shareholder in its portfolio companies, with ownership in the range of five percent to 50 percent. However, it may occasionally take a majority or smaller stake in its portfolio companies. It prefers to invest in companies having proprietary technology and intellectual property. The firm prefers to take a Board seat in its portfolio companies. The company was founded in 1953 as Lancaster Corporation and changed its name to Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. in 1981. Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. is based in Wayne, Pennsylvania with an additional office in Weston, Massachusetts.

30 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/28/14
Founded in 1953

safeguard scientifics inc (SFE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Member of...
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $375.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

safeguard scientifics inc (SFE) Key Developments

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Mar 05, 2015

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 9:00 AM, US Eastern Standard Time on Mar 05, 2015

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Mar 05, 2015

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Mar 05, 2015

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. Presents at 22nd Annual Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum, Feb-05-2015 03:20 PM

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. Presents at 22nd Annual Emerald Groundhog Day Investment Forum, Feb-05-2015 03:20 PM. Venue: Radisson Blu - Warwick Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.


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