CILSS Network

Our mission is to deliver superior returns on invested capital not only to our own shareholders but also - through active partnerships - to the management and shareholders of the companies we invest in.

Criteria - Management

     Partnerships between the CILSS Network and its portfolio companies are based on mutual trust and respect. In addition, our decision to invest depends on our assessment of the:

    The capabilities of the company's management team are of key importance to our assessment. We target experienced, entrepreneurial teams who are resourceful, disciplined, and motivated by the appropriate incentives, who share a compelling technical vision and real leadership skills. Additionally, a substantial ownership by the company's management team is a strong requirement, combined with an employee stock option program to attract and reward key personnel.