Investors

Yes, our investors are a virtual “who’s who” of technology innovation, but it goes deeper than that. Through their involvement in projects ranging from cloud computing to iFund, they’ve proven their commitment to helping the very best technology companies surpass their already ambitious goals. We’re proud to have them as valued partners.

As founders, operators and investors, Greylock Partners strive to be the best partners for entrepreneurs building disruptive consumer and enterprise software companies. They create partnerships with tech entrepreneurs at the earliest stages of creation and support them as their companies grow and evolve.

Over the past two decades, Lightspeed has backed more than 200 companies, many of which have become leaders in their respective industries. They are currently investing out of Lightspeed IX, a $675 million fund focused on early and expansion stage investments in the consumer, enterprise technology and cleantech markets. Their team invests in the U.S. and internationally, with investment professionals and advisors in Silicon Valley, India, Israel, and China with Lightspeed China Partners.

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) has backed entrepreneurs in more than 500 ventures leading to 150 IPOs, 350,000 jobs and a deep strategic network. The firm has helped build pioneering companies like Amazon, Electronic Arts, Genentech, Google, Intuit, Juniper Networks, Netscape, Symantec and VeriSign. KPCB partners serve on the boards of Amazon, Apple, Bloom Energy, Flipboard, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Nest, Square and Zynga, among others. KPCB accelerates the success of entrepreneurs with a team of partners delivering company-building services including strategy, operational scaling, recruiting, business development and product delivery.

Institutional Venture Partners (IVP) was founded by Reid Dennis in 1980. IVP was one of the first venture firms on Sand Hill Road, and Reid put IVP on the map by raising the first IVP fund, a $22 million venture capital fund. Over thirty years later, the firm continues to partner with exceptional entrepreneurs to create market leaders for the future. IVP recently raised IVP XIV, a $1 billion later-stage venture capital and growth equity fund, and manages $4 billion in committed capital.

Battery invests in cutting-edge, category-defining businesses in markets including software and services, Web infrastructure, e-commerce, digital media and industrial technologies. Founded in 1983, the firm backs companies at stages ranging from seed to buyout and invests globally from offices in Boston, Silicon Valley and Israel. Follow the firm on Twitter @BatteryVentures and visit our website at www.battery.com. Find a full list of Battery's portfolio companies here.

ClearBridge Investments manages over $100 billion in assets with a dedicated focus on high growth companies with innovative management teams. With a 50 year tradition of patient investing, ClearBridge supports disruptive businesses with substantial addressable opportunities.   Our understanding of the evolution from early stage entrepreneurship to full public market ownership makes us valued long-term partners. 

Sands Capital Ventures partners with entrepreneurs and businesses that seek to profitably transform humanity through innovation. For over two decades, the partners of Sands Capital have been long term investors and supporters of many iconic franchises in the technology, life science, consumer, financial, energy, and industrials sectors

Altimeter Capital Management is a technology focused equity investment firm based in Menlo Park, CA and Boston, MA. Altimeter manages a long / short public equity fund and growth stage venture capital funds.
General Atlantic is the 6th largest Private Equity firm in the world, with over $17 billion in Assets under management. GA is a New York based, worldwide growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies. The firm was founded in 1980 as the captive investment team for Atlantic Philanthropies, a philanthropic organization founded by Charles F. Feeney, the billionaire co-founder of Duty Free Shoppers Ltd.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.