Bessemer Venture Partners is a venture capital firm based in Redwood City, California. The firm focuses on investing in companies operating in the clean technology, energy, healthcare, financial services, mobile, data security, cloud computing, software, communications and manufacturing sectors.
Founded in 2011, Advancit Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in early stage companies. The firm invests in the media, entertainment and technology sectors. It is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts with an additional office in New York, New York.
Boston Harbor Angels is a group of proven business leaders interested in investing a portion of there assets in high-growth, early-stage companies. The firm focuses on early-stage companies, usually looking to raise $250K to $1.5M.
Shyam Kamadolli serves as Managing Partner, AVG Blockchain at Alumni Ventures Group. He is an Angel Investor. Shyam has been a technology entrepreneur, investor, and dealmaker for over 20 years. Until recently, he led business development at Tactai, a leading-edge startup focused on haptics for virtual reality and mobile computing. Previously, Shyam was with Fidelity Investments' Eight Roads and F-Prime Capital platforms, where he led venture capital investments in technology across three funds that spanned the US, Europe, and Asia. His operating experience also includes leading worldwide business development for the data security division of RSA Security. Shyam received a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Bombay, a Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering from Clarkson University, and MBA degrees from Columbia Business School and London Business School. He also serves as Advisor at Kae Capital.
BlackRock is an asset manager and private equity firm which provides a wide range of services such as investment banking, risk management, advisory, equity, fixed income, balanced portfolios and asset management. The firm invests in the real estate, education, retail, energy, healthcare, materials, financial services, software and information technology sectors. The firm was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund is the corporate venture capital arm of Boehringer Ingelheim. The firm invests in companies operating in the oncology, biologics, genetherapy, therapeutics and healthcare sectors. It is based in Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany and was founded in 2010.
Founded in 1973, Abingworth is an international investment group dedicated exclusively to the life sciences and healthcare sectors. The company invests across all stages of company development including early and late-stage venture financing, growth equity, and public companies. With offices in London, Boston and Menlo Park, Abingworth has backed more than 100 developing life science/medical businesses, over two-thirds of which have gone public, merged, or been acquired. Abingworth has funds under management of more than $1.25 billion. The firm has raised eleven funds since it was founded in 1973, the last nine of which have been entirely dedicated to life sciences and healthcare. Abingworth's investments are based in the U.S. and Europe including the U.K., Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Holland and Sweden. The firm's investments range from $20-80 million over more than one round of financing. In February 2014, the firm announced the final closing of its POUND 225M ($375M) fund, Abingworth Bioventures VI (ABV VI). ABV VI is Abingworth's 10th life sciences fund.
Beamonte Investments is a private investment firm founded in 2000 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. The firm is specialized in private equity investments and structured lending. The firm makes investments in private growth companies across sectors, favoring recurring revenue capital efficiency and protective moats. The firm focuses on growth equity investments and alternative assets.
Neeraj Agrawal serves as General Partner at Battery Ventures. He also serves as Board Member at Sprinklr Japan, Clubhouse Software, Brightree, Glassdoor, Yesware, Catchpoint, Pendo.io and Chef. Agrawal was a founding investor in BladeLogic (NASDAQ: BLOG, acquired by BMC). In addition to BladeLogic, Agrawal's investments include Applimation (acquired by Informatica), Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ: BV), Brightree, Consona (acquired by Vista Equity Partners), Guidewire Software (NASDAQ: GWRE), Internet Brands (acquired by Hellman & Friedman), LifeMed Media, Marketo (NASDAQ: MKTO), Mass Relevance, Omniture (acquired by Adobe), RealPage (NASDAQ: RP), Sprinklr, Tealium, VSS Monitoring (acquired by Danaher), Wayfair (formerly CSN Stores) and Yesware. Prior to Battery, Agrawal worked as a product manager at Real Networks, an operating executive at SkyTV and a management consultant with Booz-Allen. Agrawal holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science from Cornell University as well as an MBA with honors from the Harvard Business School. He is a Charter Member of TiE, an active advisor to several local entrepreneurs, and has been named numerous times to the Forbes Midas List, which ranks the top 100 venture capitalists around the world.
Investor in @actifio , @plexxi @Layer3tv, @O3bnetworks @qd-vision @dipjar @soundbite Communication, @arsenal-medical.
Josh Elman serves as a Venture Partner at Greylock Partners. He served as Board Member at Obvious Ventures. He joined Greylock in 2011. Over the past 15 years, he has worked in product and engineering roles at some of the leading companies in social, commerce, and media. Prior to Greylock, Elman was a product lead for growth and relevance at Twitter, and helped Twitter grow it's active user base by nearly 10x. Before Twitter, he worked on the platform at Facebook and led the launch of Facebook Connect. Earlier in his career, he led product management for Zazzle, was part of the early team at LinkedIn focused on growth and jobs, and led product and engineering for RealJukebox and RealPlayer at RealNetworks. Elman holds a BS in Symbolic Systems with a focus on Human Computer Interaction from Stanford University. He also serves on Board of Jelly. He also serves on Board of Meerkat. He also serves as the Vice President, Product at Robinhood. He also serves as an Advisor at Capture Technologies. He earned an MBA degree from UC Berkley.
Beechwood Capital is a growth equity firm founded in 2010 and is based in Wellesley, Massachusetts. The firm invests in food and beverages, personal care and cosmetics, housewares and kitchen technology, specialty retail and restaurant, apparel and accessories, footwear, pet food and supplies and baby and juvenile products sectors.
Battery Ventures is a global, technology-focused investment firm that invests in the software, information technology, service, web infrastructure, mobile, consumer internet, mobile and industrial technology sectors. The firm was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. It also makes venture capital and private equity investments.
Hemant Taneja serves as Managing Director at General Catalyst. Prior to this, he served as a Board Member at Gusto. He is a Board Member at Angle Technologies. He is a Chairman and a member of Board of Directors at MySun. Previously, he served as Board Member at SynapDx. He is also an Investor at Snapchat. He invests in technology-intensive software, hardware and services in clean energy and internet communications. He is a Board member of Health Insight Technologies, Virtual Instruments, Highfive, Hunch, Lumenz, Modular Wind, Sand9, C12 Energy, Stripe, TuneIn and Stion. Before joining General Catalyst in 2002, he was a co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Isovia, a Boston-based mobile software and applications company that was acquired by JP Mobile (MOT) in 2001. Taneja holds an M.S. in Operations Research, an M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, a B.S. in Mathematics, a B.S. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and a B.S. in Biology & Biomedical Engineering all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He serves as a Board Member at Stripe. he also serves on Board of Fundbox.
Bain Capital Ventures provides seed through growth capital for companies focused on technology and technology-enabled services primarily for enterprise customers. BCV invests across sectors including infrastructure software, application software, FinTech and healthcare. As the venture capital affiliate of Bain Capital, a assets firm, BCV has partnered with more than 200 companies since 1984 to start, build, commercialize and grow their businesses. The firm has offices in the Bay Area, New York City and Boston.
Rob Go is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at NextView Ventures. He has dedicated his career as an investor and operator to internet enabled innovation. Previously, Rob was a venture capitalist at Spark Capital. Before joining Spark Capital, Rob held product roles at Ebay, and was the North America Business Unit owner for "Finding". In this role, he helped to launch over 20 products that significantly enhanced Ebay's search, browse, and merchandising capabilities. Rob began his career at The Parthenon Group, a boutique strategy consulting firm. He was a member of the firm's Private Equity practice, and focused on the consumer and retail industries. Additionally, he has held product management roles at Fidelity Investments, BzzAgent, and helped to found Letslink.jp, one of the first social networking sites outside of the United States. Rob holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University.
Todd Hixon is the Co-founder and serves as Managing Partner at NAV.VC. Before co-founding New Atlantic Ventures in 2006, Todd was a managing partner of DFJ New England Fund from 2000 to 2006, and previously a Senior Vice President with The Boston Consulting Group. He earned his BA in Physics from Princeton University (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa) and he holds his MBA from HBS, where he was a Baker Scholar.
Mike Volpe serves as Chief Executive Officer at Lola Travel. Earlier, he served as Chief Marketing Officer at Cybereason. He also serves as Board Member at Validity. He is an executive with hands on expertise in marketing, business development, strategy and lead generation for B2B SaaS startups. As a member of the founding team and CMO, he drove HubSpot's growth from zero to 1,000 employees and 15,000+ customers as well as a successful IPO. Mike is also an angel investor, advisor, or board member at more than 25 companies, primarily software startups in Boston.