Maxima Capital Management Inc. is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in investments in start-up to mezzanine stage. It invests in semiconductors, optoelectronics, communication, personal computers, wireless communication and networking, IT hardware and software, movies and entertainment projects, and electronic components industries. The firm invests globally with a focus on Japan, Israel, United States, and the Asia Pacific Rim, especially China and Taiwan. It prefers to invest between $1 million and $3 million. Maxima Capital Management Inc. was founded in May 2002 and is based in Taipei, Taiwan with an additional office at Shanghai, China.