Founded by Andy Sack, a Seattle-area entrepreneur and mentor to early-stage companies, Lighter Capital is focused on revolutionizing startup finance. We enable entrepreneurs to build their businesses by quickly accessing growth capital through our tech-enabled lending process.

Each year, Lighter Capital works with hundreds of tech entrepreneurs—innovators building novel products, building companies, and creating jobs. Since 2012, we’ve provided over $200M to 350+ companies in over 650 rounds of financing.

An Inc. 5000 Medallion


Our values are at the core of everything we do.

We love entrepreneurs and startups. We’re obsessed with helping startups grow and aligning our funding with their success and needs, making a new fundraising path for early stage companies.

We’re proactive and achievement oriented, equipping ourselves with capabilities to act on our own to make Lighter Capital and ourselves successful.

Own It
We own our mistakes, hold each other and ourselves accountable, and are transparent and direct.

We believe there is always a better way and are driven overcome problems through creative solutions. We figure out right question, then work with facts and data to find right answers.

We do what’s right for others, collaborating and making decisions that are best for the company and each other. We value others time and meet commitments, listen to understand, and deeply respect entrepreneurs—they are our customers!

Company Perks

Great Location

based in downtown Seattle, steps away from Westlake Center, Pike Place Market, and all public transit options.

Generous Benefits

100% paid healthcare, dental, and vision insurance for employees and all dependents (yes, including spouses and kids!) and a fully paid ORCA pass.

Comfortable Office Environment

with awesome views, a kitchen stocked with snacks and treats, and a fun and smart team of colleagues.

Open Positions

We’re driven to do what’s right for others, value others’ time, meet commitments, and listen to understand. Is this how you work too? If so, you’ll fit right in here.

See our Open Positions