Menlo Ventures

San Francisco, California
Menlo Ventures provides capital for multistage consumer, enterprise and life sciences technology companies. Since 1976, the firm’s marketdriven analysis has led to the identification of opportunities and successful investments in innovative markets. Notable areas of investment include Marketplaces (Uber, Rover.com, Breather, Poshmark); ConsumerServices (Machine Zone, Tumblr, Betterment, Roku, Siri); Smart Cloud Infrastructure (Dropcam, 3Par, Avi Networks, Avere Systems, eero); SaaS (Carta, ScoutRFP, Qualia, Indio, Everlaw); Fintech (Betterment, Bluevine, Chime); Cybersecurity (Cavium, IronPort, BitSight, vArmour, Dedrone); and Life Sciences Technology (Synthego, Cofactor Genomics, Recursion Pharmaceuticals, 3T Biosciences). Menlo’s portfolio includes more than 70 public companies, and more than 100 mergers and acquisitions, with $5 billion under management. The firm is currently investing in Menlo Ventures XV, a $500 million earlystage fund, as well as its $500 million Inflection Fund, which targets earlygrowth investments. Our team believes in playing an active role at any stage of a company’s development. We typically invest up to $20 million in our main fund, and continue to support subsequent rounds. For later stage opportunities, we have the capacity to invest more than $30 million, focusing on capital efficient models with the potential to disrupt huge markets.
Founded:1976
Firm Location:San Francisco, California • Palo Alto, California • Menlo Park, California • Los Altos, California • San Francisco Bay Area
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Menlo Ventures Team
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Croom Beatty
Menlo Ventures·Principal
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in ConstructionTech, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Shawn Carolan
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA), Investors in Los Altos (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Social Networks
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Sunil Chhaya
Menlo Ventures·Principal
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Venky Ganesan
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Grace Ge
Menlo Ventures·Investor
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Human Capital/HRTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software
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Feyza Haskaraman
Menlo Ventures·Investor
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in Cambridge (MA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Naomi Ionita
Sweet spot: $8.0M
Range: $1M - $15.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in United States
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Female Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in MarketingTech, Investors in MarketingTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Sales & CRM, Investors in Sales & CRM, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)
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Matt Murphy
Menlo Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Robotics, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Nate Quinn
Menlo Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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JP Sanday
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in AutoTech, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Mark Siegel
Menlo Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (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, Investors in Social Networks
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Steve Sloane
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Robotics, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Tyler Sosin
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in ConstructionTech, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Greg Yap
Sweet spot: $12.0M
Range: $8.0M - $15.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in BioTech, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Medical Devices, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)