Benhamou Global Ventures

Benhamou Global Ventures

Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV) is an early-stage venture capital firm.

Company Overview

Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV) is an early-stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley. They work with companies in cloud technologies; virtual and software-defined networking; productivity-based applications; cybersecurity, mobility and the Internet of Things.

History

Benhamou Global Ventures was founded in 2004 by Eric A. Benhamou and is based in Palo Alto, California, with an additional office in Tel Aviv, Israel. Benhamou Global Ventures LLC is a venture capital firm specializing in investments in seed/startup, early venture, mid venture, and late venture.

Investments

Benhamou Global Ventures has made 55 investments. One investment was on Jan 8, 2019, when they invested $7.5M in Flytrex. BGV has had 12 exits, the most notable ones including IntelliVision, Cyberinc, and Finjan Holdings. The firm has raised a total of $192M across 3 funds, one of them being BGV Opportunity Fund. This fund was announced on Aug 7, 2018, and raised a total of $40M.

It primarily invests in the high technology companies which includes enterprise Information Technology, cloud infrastructure, business software, and SaaS, web-scale infrastructure, business analytics, emerging Internet of Things, networking and communications, enterprise mobility, and cybersecurity. It seeks to invest in globally with a focus on companies headquartered in the United States of America including Silicon Valley, Israel, and Europe. The firm invests through personal capital.

Company Overview

Bow Capital is a venture capital firm with a mission to help grow companies that use technology to advance society. The firm leverages expertise and connections with the University of California, other funds, incubators, entertainment and media, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs to help companies partnered with achieving escape velocity.

History

Bow Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage investments. The firm typically invests in the technology sector. Bow Capital was founded in July 2016 by Grady Burnett and Vivek Ranadive and is based in the United States.

Investments

Bow Capital has made 12 investments. One such investment was on Mar 14, 2019, when they invested $10M in ArangoDB.The firm has raised a total of $275M in a single venture fund, Bow Ventures Fund I. This fund was announced on Aug 1, 2016, and raised a total of $275M.

Timeline

March 14, 2019
ArangoDB.

$10M

August 1, 2016
Bow Ventures Fund I.

$275M.

July 2016
Benhamou Global Ventures was founded.

Funded Companies

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4iQ

4iQ is a Los Altos, California-based identity intelligence and fraud detection company.

Particle (formerly Spark.io ) is a technology company that produces low cost Internet of things hardware, software, and connectivity.

Blue Cedar is a company which develops a mobile application deployment and orchestration platform which offers no-code integration and support for multiple unified endpoint management (UEM) solutions

ConteXtream is a Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California-based company founded by David Gibor, Nachman Shelef and Sharon Barkai.

IdentityMind Global is a Palo Alto, California-based company founded by Garrett Gafke, Dan Kolkowitz and Kieran Sherlock.

MadKudu is a Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California-based company founded by Paul Cothenet, Sam Levan and Francis Brero.

Drishti is a Palo Alto, California-based company founded by Prasad Akella.

Scalefast is a global eCommerce solution that simplifies eCommerce for inspirational brands to make their store the best place to shop online.

Flytrex is a company founded by Yariv Bash.

Macrometa Corp. is a Palo Alto, California-based company founded in 2018.

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People

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LinkedIn

Adam Dawkins

Employee

benhvien chunhat

Employee

Crystal Zhang

Employee

Eric Benhamou

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Eric Buatois

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Guilhem Herail

Employee

Jamie Rodota

Employee

Michelle Grabau

Employee

Paul Gassée

Employee

Rafi Syed

Employee

Suraj Patel

Employee

Yashwanth Hemaraj

Employee

Yevgen Kanalosh

Employee

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