Institutional Venture Partners is a venture capital firm in California that focuses on technology and media companies. Founded 1980 in Menlo Park, California, United States by Reid Dennis, it invests in late stage ventures, private equity, series B-D, and secondary markets. Its portfolio companies include Ksher, HashiCorp, Lyra Health, Zendesk, and Klarna. As of April 2020, IVP has made 286 investments. Their most recent investment was on March 16, 2020, when HashiCorp raised $175M. IVP has had 97 exits, the most notable of which include GitHub, Business Insider, and Twitter. The company has raised six funds, their latest being IVP XVI. This fund was announced on September 26, 2017 and raised a total of $1.5B.
Robinhood is a Palo Alto, California-based financial technology company founded in 2013. They offer free stock and equity trading and commission-free crypto-trading.
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TransferWise is a company that offers money transfers services founded by Kristo Käärmann and Taavet Hinrikus.
A web application for checking spelling, grammar, and plagiarism.
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Pindrop is a cybersecurity company developing voice security and authentication solutions.
MarkMonitor is a San Francisco-based enterprise software company.
ZipRecruiter provides an online employment marketplace that connects employers and job seekers through mobile, web and e-mail services.
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A company offering a cloud-based and wi-fi enabled recording camera.
Associated investment funds
Reid W. Dennis
Todd C. Chaffee.
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