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Kleiner Perkins Welcomes Mamoon Hamid To Its Leadership Team

Kleiner Perkins today announced that Mamoon Hamid will be joining the firm as a general partner and managing member. Hamid has a proven track record of investing in many of the leading enterprise startups of the last decade - including early investments in Slack, Box, Yammer, Intercom and Netskope, where he also served on the board of directors. Hamid spent the last six years as the co-founder of Social Capital, where he led the firm's venture practice. Before that, he was a partner at USVP.
Read by 32% of LPs April 25, 2017

ASG Scores Funding From Elliot Management's Evergreen Coast Capital

Hedge fund manager Elliott Management Corp’s private equity affiliate Evergreen Coast Capital has made an undisclosed investment in ASG Technologies. Credit Suisse and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey served as lead financial advisers to Evergreen Coast Capital on the transaction. Based in Naples, Florida, ASG is a provider of enterprise IT software. MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elliott Management Corporation, led by its Menlo Park affiliate Evergreen Coast Capital, today announced that they have completed a strategic investment into ASG Technologies, the Naples, Florida-based enterprise IT software company with leading products in content management, systems management, workspaces and enterprise data intelligence. Elliott intends to...
Read by 46% of LPs April 23, 2017

Omnitracs Leads $60M Series B In Auto Truck Tech Company

Peloton Technology, a company developing automated truck technology, has closed a $60 million Series B funding round. Omnitracs, a global pioneer of fleet management solutions, led the round, which also included existing investors Intel Capital, DENSO International America, BP Ventures, Lockheed Martin and more.
Read by 63% of LPs March 14, 2017

Following Snap IPO, Enterprise Software Startup To Go Public

Snap isn’t the only startup that thinks now is the time to go public. Enterprise software company Okta officially filed for an IPO on Monday and plans to trade on NASDAQ under the stock ticker “OKTA.”
Read by 59% of LPs February 20, 2017

The Enterprise Tech IPO Season Begins With This IPO

The first big enterprise tech IPO of 2017 was supposed to be AppDynamics, but Cisco scooped it up for a premium price the day before it was scheduled to start trading.
Read by 52% of LPs February 08, 2017

Frontline Ventures Wraps Up Second Fund

Dublin and London-based Frontline Ventures, an early-stage venture firm, has closed its second fund at 60 million euros. The firm backs B2B software companies, making investments that are between 200,000 euros and 3 million euros. Frontline Fund II’s limited partners include Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Enterprise Ireland, European Investment Fund, Allied Irish Banks, various pension funds and family offices. 
Read by 65% of LPs January 24, 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Acquires Venture-Backed Startup Cloud Cruiser

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. has agreed to acquire Cloud Cruiser, the second startup HPE has agreed to purchase in less than a week. Cloud Cruiser -- which was founded in 2010 and had raised roughly $20 million in venture financing -- helps companies track and control the use of public and private cloud computing. 
Read by 30% of LPs

January 20, 2017

VC Recap: Stellar Year For Enterprise-Focused Funds; UAE Next VC Hotspot

Introducing Trusted Insight's Venture Capital Recap, a compilation of the most important venture capital news from this week. Here are the stories you may have missed:
Read by 52% of LPs January 20, 2017

Enterprise-Focused Funds Had Stellar Year

Although 2016 saw a drought of IPOs, it was a stellar year for enterprise M&A with over $65B in acquisitions.
Read by 70% of LPs January 18, 2017

Pact Ventures Appoints New President

Pact has appointed veteran impact investment fund manager Miguel Granier to lead Pact Ventures, a Pact business unit serving communities across the world through impact investing and social enterprise development. Granier brings more than 13 years of experience in social enterprise. He joins Pact from Invested Development, a successful impact investing management firm that he founded in Boston in 2009.
Read by 58% of LPs