Aligned Partners

Aligned Partners

Aligned Partners is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage, startup, and growth capital investments.

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Aligned Partners has made over 10 investments. Their mostOne recentnotable investment was on Sep 12, 2018, $3.2M in Accrualify, Inc. Aligned Partners has had 1 exit, which was BrightPoint Security.Aligned Partners has raised a total of over $100M across 3 funds and has $11.7M in revenue annually.

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Aligned Partners was founded in 2011 by Jodi Sherman Jahic together with Susan Mason and is based in Menlo Park, California. With over $100 million in capital across three funds, Aligned Partners works with companies and entrepreneurs. Aligned Partners is a venture capital investment firm that invests in the technology sector.

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Aligned Partners is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage, startup, and growth capital investments. Aligned Partners invests in early-stage information technology companies. They prefer to invest in mobile and cloud-delivered software and services that are oriented toward the enterprise rather than the consumer.

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Aligned Partners

Aligned Partners is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage, startup, and growth capital investments.

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Company Overview

Sector: Financials

Industry: Asset Management

Sub-Industry: Private Equity

Aligned Partners operates as a venture capital firm. The Company offers investment management, advisory, and other related services. Aligned Partners serves customers in the United States.

Aligned Partners is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage, startup, and growth capital investments. Aligned Partners invests in early-stage information technology companies. They prefer to invest in mobile and cloud-delivered software and services that are oriented toward the enterprise rather than the consumer.

History

Aligned Partners was founded in 2011 by Jodi Sherman Jahic together with Susan Mason and is based in Menlo Park, California. With over $100 million in capital across three funds, Aligned Partners works with companies and entrepreneurs. Aligned Partners is a venture capital investment firm that invests in the technology sector.

Aligned Partners invests in early-stage information technology companies that have demonstrated both initial product traction and capital-efficiency. Aligned is an active investor and typically serves as the lead investor. The firm prefers to invest in mobile- and cloud-delivered software and services that are enterprise-oriented.

Investments

The firm does not invest in seed rounds. It primarily seeks to invest in Series A opportunities where they are the first institutional investor. It seeks to invest in information technology with a focus on B2B, mobile, and cloud-delivered software and services that are oriented toward the enterprise rather than the consumer.

It seeks to invest between $1 million and $3 million dollars in an initial round and between $2 million and $5 million over the life cycle of a portfolio company. It invests less than $10 million in total investment prior to exit. The firm typically serves as the lead investor in companies.

Aligned Partners has made over 10 investments. Their most recent investment was on Sep 12, 2018, $3.2M in Accrualify, Inc. Aligned Partners has had 1 exit, which was BrightPoint Security.Aligned Partners has raised a total of over $100M across 3 funds and has $11.7M in revenue annually.

Investment Approach
  • Aligning the interests of founders and investors.
  • Higher efficiency yields higher returns.
  • Sustainable growth is a side effect of creating value for customers.
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Jodi Sherman Jahic

Managing Partner

Susan Mason

Managing Partner

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Accrualify, Inc.

Bit Discovery

BrightPoint Security

CloudLex Inc.

Full Circle Insights

Quivers Inc.

SA Ignite

Twine

Zumigo

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#NYCtech Week in Review - AlleyWatch

ALLEYWATCH

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1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum: With Susan Mason of Aligned Partners (Part 1) | Sramana Mitra

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Aligned Partners Archives | SA Ignite

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Aligned Partners closes second early-stage fund at $50 mln - PE Hub

Iris Dorbian

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Aligned Partners Closes Second Fund at $50M |FinSMEs

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Aligned Partners customer references of First Republic Bank

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Aligned Partners eyes $50m for third VC fund | AltAssets Private Equity News

Jordan Williams

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Aligned Partners, a VC Firm That Does Not Chase Unicorns

Deborah Gage

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Joining the Kauffman Fellows Board - Feld Thoughts

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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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282nd 1M/1M Roundtable Oct 29 2015: Capital Efficiency with Susan Mason, Aligned Partner

Oct 30, 2015

Aligned Partners - First Republic Client Story

Aug 29, 2018

Fintech Silicon Valley 2017 Speakers & Pitches #fintechsv

Oct 6, 2017

VCChat: Venture Capital Challenges Aligned Partners, Ulu Ventures & SoGal Ventures

Video Interview with Susan Mason CoFounding Partner Aligned Partners #aifintech

Apr 13, 2018

Video Interview with Susan Mason CoFounding Partner Aligned Partners #aifintech | FinTech Silicon Valley

Video Interview with Susan Mason, Partner Aligned Partners

Jul 27, 2017

Video interview with Susan Mason. Partner Aligned Partners | FinTech Silicon Valley

Video interview with Susan Mason. Partner Aligned Partners on future of payments

What Is Value Aligned Partners

10 October 2013

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Menlo Park, California
Date incorporated
2011
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Accrualify, Inc.

Series A - Accrualify, Inc.

$3.2M

Aligned Partners Fund III

Quivers Inc.

Series A - Quivers Inc.

$1.4M

Bit Discovery

Seed VC

$2.7M

CloudLex Inc.

Series B - CloudLex Inc.

$4M

Twine

Series A - Twine

$4.5M

CloudLex Inc.

Series A - CloudLex Inc.

$3.7M

Full Circle Insights

Series B - Full Circle Insights

$4.7M

Aligned Partners Fund II

$50M

Zumigo

Series B - Zumigo

$6M

BrightPoint Security

Series A - BrightPoint Security

$8.4M

SA Ignite

Series A - SA Ignite

$1.6M

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