Lightship is the premier provider of enterprise level, direct-to-patient clinical research solutions.

Lightship engages patients at home, making participation in clinical research more accessible to everyone.

Lightship was co-founded in 2018 by Samantha Eells, Brian Lovett, and Alon Krashinsky. The company is headquartered in El Segundo, California.


Lightship utilizes modern technology and an integrated digital platform that allows patients to seamlessly engage with our doctors, coordinators, and nurses at all phases of the study.


Lightship is backed by McKesson Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Define Ventures, Marc Benioff, Brook Byers and others. The company raised $20M in a Series B round on Feb 03, 2020.



  • Year founded: 2018
  • Funding Info: $20M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: El Segundo
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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