Accel

United States
Accel is an early and growth-stage venture capital firm that powers a global community of entrepreneurs. Accel backs entrepreneurs who have what it takes to build a world-class, category-defining business. The company brings more than three decades of experience in building and supporting companies. Accel’s vision for entrepreneurship andbusiness enables it to identify and invest in the companies that will be responsible for the growth of next-generation industries. Accel-backed companies include Atlassian, Braintree, Cloudera, DJI, Dropbox, Dropcam, Etsy, Facebook, Flipkart, Lookout Security, MoPub, Qualtrics, Slack, Spotify, Supercell, Vox Media, and others. Arthur Patterson and Jim Swartz founded it in Palo Alto, California in 1983.
Founded:1983
Firm Location:United States • Utah • Chicago, Illinois • San Francisco, California • Palo Alto, California • Danville, California • Menlo Park, California • London • Burlingame, California • Malibu • Bangalore • San Francisco Bay Area • India
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Accel Team
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Philippe Botteri
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $8.0M
Range: $2.0M - $40.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS
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Andrew Braccia
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Andrei Brasoveanu
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in FinTech, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS
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Katie Brown
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in IoT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Retail, Investors in Security, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Social Networks
Photo of Ethan Choi, Partner at Accel
Ethan Choi
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Miles Clements
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Kevin Comolli
Accel·General Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Social Networks
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Anand Daniel
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Bangalore, Investors in India
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS
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Sonali De Rycker
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $8.0M
Range: $2.0M - $40.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS
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Kevin Efrusy
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Utah, Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Social Networks
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Christine Esserman
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Ben Fletcher
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Sameer Gandhi
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software
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Stone Gettings
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SMB Software
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Bruce Golden
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS
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Graham Hutson
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in IoT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Retail, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security, Investors in Social Networks
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Siddarth Jain
Accel·Analyst
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in Singapore, Investors in India, Investors in United States, Investors in Bangalore
Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Security, Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
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Amit Jhawar
Accel·Venture Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Chicago (IL), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Midwest (Other Lists)
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Dinesh Katiyar
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Sterling Kirk
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Amit Kumar
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Jack Larson
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in IoT, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Daniel Levine
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Fashion, Investors in Games, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software
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Ping Li
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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John Locke
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Steve Loughlin
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Arun Mathew
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Vas Natarajan
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Education, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Parenting/Families, Investors in Payments, Investors in Retail, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Social Commerce
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Nate Niparko
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Maya Noeth
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Seth Pierrepont
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.0M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Europe, Investors in London
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cybersecurity, Investors in Data Services, Investors in FinTech, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in Security
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Ben Quazzo
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Aliza Rosen
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Amy Saper
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Robert Sternberg
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS
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Barath Shankar Subramanian
Accel·Principal
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Bangalore
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in SaaS
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Prayank Swaroop
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $300K - $10.0M
Investors in Bangalore
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Sales & CRM, Investors in Security, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)
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Ryan Sweeney
Accel·General Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Payments, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Social Networks
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Stephanie Terpening
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Kindle Van Linge
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Future of Work, Investors in IoT, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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David Waltcher
Accel·Investor
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Matt Weigand
Accel·Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Eric Wolford
Accel·Venture Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Rich Wong
Accel·General Partner
Sweet spot: $15.5M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Social Networks