VC  Lightspeed Venture Partners

http://lsvp.com/





     Office Locations:

2200 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-234-8300
Fax: 650-234-8333

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth


 

Industries:

  • Communications & Networking
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Semiconductor
  • Software & Internet
  • Storage & Hardware

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    Description:

    Lightspeed Venture Partners is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage and expansion stage investments. The firm structures and participates in equity and debt financing for start-up and growth companies and also provides incubation services. The firm focuses on early-stage investments in the U.S., Asia, and Israel in a broad range of sectors, which include: Cleantech, Communications, Digital Media & Wireless, Enterprise Automation, Enterprise Infrastructure, Internet Media & Commerce, and Semiconductors. In China, the firm seeks to invest in early stage and late stage businesses. It prefers to make investments in mobile, social media, commerce, gaming, consumer web services, data center infrastructure, enterprise automation, digital media and consumer electronics, communications infrastructure technologies, networking, wireless, internet media & commerce, internet and e-commerce, semiconductors, cleantech, and other services. In India, the firm seeks to invest in advertising & media, business services, financial services, healthcare, education, and retail. The firm currently manages over $4 billion of committed capital and is currently investing out of Lightspeed XI, a $715 million fund and Lightspeed Select II, a $500 million fund. Lightspeed invests between $10 million to $25 million in growth stages in India and invests between $2 million to $10 million in early stages in India. The firm was founded in 1971 is based in Menlo Park with additional offices in Beijing, China; Shanghai, China; New Delhi, India; and Herzelia Pituach, Israel.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

    Get funds under management for this firm including Fund name, Dollar size of fund raise, and Vintage with a National Database subscription or Silicon Valley Database subscription.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
    Get the complete investment team + individual email addresses for investment team partners. Get personal images, LinkedIn links, investment specialties, office locations and more with a National Database subscription or Silicon Valley Database subscription.
    Aaron Batalion Partner
    Adam Goldberg Partner
    Ajay Sudan Partner
    Alex Taussig Partner
    Andrew Moley Operating Partner and CFO

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      05/16/2018


      Parsable


      CA


      $40,000,000


      Series C


      05/16/2018


      Mynd


      CA


      $20,000,000


      Series B


      05/08/2018


      ThoughtSpot


      CA


      $145,000,000


      Series D


      03/28/2018


      BetterUp


      CA


      $26,000,000


      Series B


      03/12/2018


      Kixeye


      CA


      $20,000,000


      


      03/07/2018


      TripActions


      CA


      $51,000,000


      Series B


      02/28/2018


      Mist


      CA


      $46,000,000


      Series C


      02/27/2018


      Citadel Defense Company


      CA


      $12,000,000


      Series A


      02/24/2018


      Split


      CA


      $17,000,000


      Series B


      02/15/2018


      Reflektive


      CA


      $60,000,000


      Series B


      01/23/2018


      Dremio


      CA


      $25,000,000


      Series B


      01/10/2018


      Arctic Wolf


      CA


      $16,000,000


      


      01/10/2018


      Ladder


      CA


      $30,000,000


      Series B


      12/19/2017


      Daily Harvest


      NY


      $43,000,000


      Series B


      12/12/2017


      Affirm


      CA


      $200,000,000


      Series E


      12/05/2017


      Kespry


      CA


      $33,000,000


      Series C


      11/09/2017


      Qubole


      CA


      $25,000,000


      


      10/18/2017


      Forty Seven


      CA


      $75,000,000


      Series B


      10/04/2017


      Roofstock


      CA


      $35,000,000


      Series C


      09/28/2017


      BuildingConnected


      CA


      $22,000,000


      Series B


      09/20/2017


      Vexata


      CA


      $54,000,000


      


      09/06/2017


      Elastifile


      CA


      $16,000,000


      


      09/05/2017


      MapR Technologies


      CA


      $56,000,000


      Venture


      08/25/2017


      Blend


      CA


      $100,000,000


      Series D


      08/24/2017


      Blend Lending


      CA


      $100,000,000


      Series D


      08/17/2017


      ThoughtSpot


      CA


      $60,000,000


      Series C


      08/15/2017


      Filld


      CA


      $9,650,000


      Series A


      08/07/2017


      Karius


      CA


      $50,000,000


      Series A


      07/14/2017


      Collectly


      CA


      undisclosed


      


      06/06/2017


      Netskope


      CA


      $100,000,000


      Series E


      05/30/2017


      People.ai


      CA


      $7,000,000


      Series A


     

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      Netskope
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