Tenaya Capital is a leading venture capital firm that invests in early growth of venture-backed technology companies. Its investments range from companies that are in the initial stages of revenue generation to companies seeking pre-IPO mezzanine capital. Tenaya invests across technology sectors, including software, consumer Internet, IT infrastructure, communications, and electronics. The Tenaya team believes in building long-term partnerships with entrepreneurs and co-investors. Tenaya’s investments include: Cotendo, Cyan, Endeca, Infoblox, Isilon Systems, Palo Alto Networks, and Zappos.com.
Sequoia helps founders turn imaginative ideas into enduring companies. As the “Entrepreneurs Behind the Entrepreneurs,” the Sequoia team has worked closely with legendary founders such as Steve Jobs of Apple, Len Bosack and Sandy Lerner of Cisco, Sergey Brin and Larry Page of Google, Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn among others. Our partner entrepreneurs in India include Amit Jain and Anurag Jain of Cardekho, Jaspreet Singh of Druva, VSS Mani of Just Dial, Alan Mamedi and Nami Zarringhalam of Truecaller, Deepinder Goyal and Pankaj Chaddah of Zomato among others.
Sequoia is now helping the next generation of innovators build the lasting companies of tomorrow. To know more about the Sequoia team in India and the companies we have partnered with, please visit www.sequoiacap.com/india.
Viking Global Investors LP
Viking Global Investors LP is a global investment firm founded in 1999. It manages approximately $28 billion of capital for its investors. Viking has offices in Greenwich, New York, Hong Kong, London and San Francisco and is registered as an investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Riverwood Capital is a globally-focused private equity firm that invests in high-growth businesses in the technology and services industries, across a variety of verticals and geographies.
Riverwood was established by a talented group of private equity and technology industry executives, which gives Riverwood a unique combination of operational, strategic, financial and technical insight into investment candidates. please visit www.riverwoodcapital.com.
Nexus Venture Partners
Nexus Venture Partners is an early stage VC firm that operates as one team across two markets: US and India. Our team comprises ex-entrepreneurs who are strong “bottom-up” thinkers and “sleeves rolled up” operators. With decades of experience in building and funding globally leading companies, we manage USD 1.2 billion across funds. Our footprint in world’s two leading markets positions us uniquely with global insights and ability to serve entrepreneurs.
Nexus partner companies include Pubmatic, Cloud.com (acquired by Citrix), Gluster (acquired by Red Hat), Druva, Kaltura, Clover, Delhivery, Shopclues, Netmagic (acquired by NTT) etc.
NTT Finance Corporation
NTT Finance is the only venture-capital equity in the NTT Group involved in new investment in Japanese and overseas venture companies. NTT Finance focuses its investments on forward-looking, disruptive technologies, within both enterprise and consumer IT industries, and aims to increase the success rate and support of these companies by offering an entire range of financial services as well as introductions to other NTT Group companies. Its investments include DocuSign, SilkRoad, DirectWithHotels, Phizzle, HDE, and DreamArts.
Hercules Capital is the leading and largest speciality financing company specifically providing growth capital to innovative pre-IPO and M&A stage companies in a broad variety of technology, life sciences and sustainable and renewable technology industries. Hercules’ founding mission was to create an opportunity for investors to gain exposure to high-growth, technology-based companies, while also providing entrepreneurs with an alternative source of growth capital that complemented their existing venture capital financing. With over 13 years of investment experience, Hercules has committed more than $6.1 billion to over 350 companies. Hercules’ investments include OneLogin, Rubicon, InMobi, Facebook, and Actifio.
EDBI is the dedicated corporate investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board. With over 25 years of investment experience, EDBI supports its portfolio companies’ growth in Asia and globally by leveraging an extensive network, resources, and experience. EDBI uses its insight into Asian and Singaporean operating environments, scientific and technical expertise, rich management and commercial experience to create new business opportunities. Through its portfolio, EDBI is able to promote the development, expansion and transformation of successful industries to enhance economic growth and create employment opportunities in Singapore.
Dell Technologies Capital
Dell Technologies Capital is the global investment arm for the Dell Technologies family of businesses (Dell, Dell EMC, Pivotal, RSA, SecureWorks, Virtustream and VMware). Dell Technologies Capital offers deep business and technical expertise and unparalleled go-to-market assistance to portfolio companies. After operating in stealth for 5 years, the firm emerged publicly in 2017 and sustains an investment pace of approximately $100 million a year. Headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., Dell Technologies Capital also has offices in Boston and Israel.
Blue Cloud Ventures
Blue Cloud Ventures brings together a team of seasoned and accomplished entrepreneurs, investors and investment bankers with a common interest in identifying and investing in highly successful and fast-growing cloud software and mobile application companies. Its investment team has been actively investing in private technology companies for the past 12 years, focusing on high-growth and late stage companies. BCV’s investments include Aras, CloudBees, Medidata, MX Logic, Resumator, and Reval.
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) invests constructively to generate sustainable returns over the long term. As a global investment group managing funds for public retirement and insurance plans, CDPQ works alongside its partners to build enterprises that drive performance and progress. They are active in the major financial markets, private equity, infrastructure, real estate and private debt. As of December 31, 2020, CDPQ’s net assets total CAD 365.5 billion.
Neuberger Berman, founded in 1939, is a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager. The firm manages a range of strategies—including equity, fixed income, quantitative and multi-asset class, private equity, real estate and hedge funds—on behalf of institutions, advisors and individual investors globally. With offices in 24 countries, Neuberger Berman’s diverse team has over 2,300 professionals. In 2020, the PRI named Neuberger Berman a Leader, a designation awarded to fewer than 1% of investment firms for excellence in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. The PRI also awarded Neuberger Berman an A+ in every eligible category for our approach to ESG integration across asset classes. The firm manages $405 billion in client assets as of December 31, 2020.