Menlo Ventures
San Francisco, California
Founded in 1976, Menlo Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in investments in early stage, expansion capital, and seed stage companies. The firm also seeks to invest in pre-IPO stages of a company. Menlo prefers to invest in companies engaged in the connected software and services; software; communications; internet; semiconductor; financial technology; infrastructure; datacenter technologies; application software; mobile software; handset technology; and information technology sector with a focus on areas including internet infrastructure; data storage; consumer related internet sites; and computer hardware sectors. Menlo invests in companies headquartered anywhere in the U.S. Menlo will not consider companies that are based in life sciences, health care, e-commerce, consumer goods, or retail. It typically invests from $5 million at the seed stage up to $20 million or more at the late stage and can also invest above $30 million in some opportunities. Menlo currently has over $4 billion under management.
Founded:1976
Firm Location:San Francisco, California • Menlo Park, California
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Menlo Ventures Team
Photo of Douglas Carlisle, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Douglas Carlisle, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Douglas Carlisle
Menlo Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $10.0M
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of Shawn Carolan, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Shawn Carolan, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Shawn Carolan
Menlo Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $6.0M
Range: $500K - $35.0M
Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Consumer health & fitness, Investors in Consumer products, Investors in Distributed workforce, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Fintech, Investors in Human capital, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
Photo of Venky Ganesan, Menlo Ventures
Photo of Venky Ganesan, Menlo Ventures
Venky Ganesan
Sweet spot: $8.0M
Range: $4.0M - $25.0M
Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in Advertising, Investors in Advertising, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Distributed workforce, Investors in Distributed workforce, Investors in Education, Investors in Education, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Entertainment & sports, Investors in Entertainment & sports, Investors in Fashion, Investors in Fashion, Investors in Local commerce, Investors in Local commerce, Investors in Retail, Investors in Retail, Investors in SMB software, Investors in SMB software
Photo of Avery More, Venture Partner at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Avery More, Venture Partner at Menlo Ventures
Avery More
Menlo Ventures·Venture Partner
Sweet spot: $10.0M
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of Matt Murphy, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Matt Murphy, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Matt Murphy
Menlo Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $10.0M
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Investors in Menlo Park (CA)
Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS
Photo of Mark Siegel, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Mark Siegel, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Mark Siegel
Menlo Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $10.0M
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security, Investors in Security, Investors in Social mobile, Investors in Social mobile
Photo of Steve Sloane, Principal at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Steve Sloane, Principal at Menlo Ventures
Steve Sloane
Menlo Ventures·Principal
Sweet spot: $10.0M
Range: $1M - $30.0M
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Cloud infrastructure, Investors in Developer tools, Investors in Developer tools, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Fintech, Investors in Fintech, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
Photo of Steve Sloane, Associate at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Steve Sloane, Associate at Menlo Ventures
Steve Sloane
Menlo Ventures·Associate
Sweet spot: $8.0M
Range: $4.0M - $25.0M
Photo of Jim Dawson, Menlo Ventures
Photo of Jim Dawson, Menlo Ventures
Jim Dawson
Sweet spot:
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of H. Dubose Montgomery, Menlo Ventures
Photo of H. Dubose Montgomery, Menlo Ventures
H. Dubose Montgomery
Sweet spot:
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of John Jarve, Investor at Menlo Ventures
Photo of John Jarve, Investor at Menlo Ventures
John Jarve
Menlo Ventures·Investor
Sweet spot:
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of Tyler Sosin, Principal at Menlo Ventures
Photo of Tyler Sosin, Principal at Menlo Ventures
Tyler Sosin
Menlo Ventures·Principal
Sweet spot:
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M
Photo of Pravin Vazirani, Menlo Ventures
Photo of Pravin Vazirani, Menlo Ventures
Pravin Vazirani
Sweet spot:
Range: $5.0M - $30.0M