Sunstone Management is a diversified private capital firm located in Southern California that invests in diverse early-stage technology entrepreneurs who seek to build great companies. We believe in the aspirational power of the American economy to attract and inspire investors and entrepreneurs from throughout the world. We deliver new and exciting opportunities for economic growth through the creation of innovative public-private partnerships, and our unique experience across government, education, and private sectors.
Our investment philosophy is focused on the long-term success of both our investors and investments, centered on three key components.
We invest—both capital and technical assistance—in diverse, high-quality people with a demonstrated passion for solving challenging problems. We invest at the earliest stages of development to capture value and strengthen the chances of long-term success.
We invest in market modern technologies—products, services, and solutions—that are highly and quickly scalable, and can modernize the way we do business across all sectors.
We invest in sustainability—financial, social, and environmental—that promises long-term growth for both our investors and our investments. We believe that sustainable business is good business.
Sunstone Management, a primary sponsor of the first-ever Irvine Tech Week, opened the five days of activities Wednesday, March 22, by hosting four founders of diverse early-stage startups in a panel talking about their triumphs and travails, especially in light of the recent Silicon Valley Bank collapse. Before the panel, Sunstone founder John Shen and […]
A new approach to economic development for local governments has been launched with a recently announced partnership between Sunstone Management and the USC Price School of Public Policy. Sunstone announced in early February a grant of $162,500 (delivered through the Sunstone Community Fund) to the Price School to establish the “Sunstone Economic Development Challenge […]