Top Tier Capital Partners, LLC (TTCP) is a venture capital and private equity specialist managing niche-focused funds of funds. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2011 by Phillip Paul who spun the company out of Paul Capital. Phillip Paul retired in 2014, but still serves as the Chairman Emeritus for Top Tier Capital Partners.
Top Tier makes investments in established and emerging venture capital funds, and also co-invests in companies alongside select managers. The company makes primary and secondary investments in venture capital funds and co-invest in select portfolio companies.
Since the founding of Top Tier Capital Partners, the company has raised approximately $3.7 billion in capital from investors across 12 investment funds.
As of July, 2019 Top Tier Capital Partners has made 32 investments (leading 7 of those investments, and has had 8 exits which include: End Game, Smart Sheet, Anaplan, Protect Wise, Carbon Black, Virtustream, Engine Yard, and AlienVault.
Founding of Top Tier Capital Parters
Top Tier Capital Parters was founded in 2011 by Phillip Paul.
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