Sapphire Ventures

New York, New York
Sapphire Ventures is a venture capital firm that partners with visionary teams and venture funds to build companies of consequence. For nearly two decades, Sapphire has been investing capital, resources, and expertise in innovative startups and technology-focused venture funds around the world. With more than $6.8B in Assets Under Management acrossSapphire Ventures, Sapphire Partners, and Sapphire Sport, and with team members in Austin, London, Palo Alto, and San Francisco, Sapphire is well-positioned to help scale companies and venture funds, elevating them to become global category leaders. The firm was founded in 1996, became an independent venture firm in 2011, and rebranded as Sapphire Ventures in 2014.
Founded:2011
Firm Location:New York, New York • Austin, Texas • San Francisco, California • Berkeley, California • Redwood City, California • Palo Alto, California • London • San Carlos, California • Stanford, California • San Francisco Bay Area • United Kingdom
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Sapphire Ventures Team
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Steve Abbott
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Rami Branitzky
Sapphire Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Boyd Carson
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in London
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in Robotics
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Elizabeth Clarkson
Sapphire Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Female Investors (Other Lists), Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Hillary Cook
Sapphire Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in United States, Investors in Global
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Jai Das
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Rajeev Dham
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Kevin Diestel
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Space
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Annalise Dragic
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Europe, Investors in Israel, Investors in London
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in Marketplaces
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Cathy Gao
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Analytics, 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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David Hartwig
Sapphire Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in IoT, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Doug Higgins
Sapphire Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Abigail Johnson
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Jane Lee
Sapphire Ventures·Senior Associate
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software
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Alex Lehman
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Stanford (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Nate Leung
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Paul Levine
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Seattle / Portland, Investors in Denver (CO), Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California, Investors in Austin (TX), Investors in Boston / New England, Investors in New York, Investors in Chicago (IL)
Investors in FinTech, Investors in Local Services, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Payments, Investors in Real Estate/PropTech, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Sales & CRM, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in SMB Software
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Austin Liang
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
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Rico Mallozzi
Sapphire Ventures·Vice President
Sweet spot: $2.5M
Range: $1M - $5.0M
Investors in Global, Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Cryptocurrency, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Social Commerce
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Nino Marakovic
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Austin (Other Lists), Investors in CleanTech/Environment, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT
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Thomas Moon
Sapphire Ventures·Vice President
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in United States, Investors in Global
Investors in Data Services, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Imogen Mulliner
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Israel, Investors in Europe
Investors in Education, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Retail
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Michael Notaro
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in Austin (Other Lists)
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Demi Obayomi
Sapphire Ventures·Vice President
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Digital Health, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health & Hospital Services, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Sam Procter
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Semiconductors, Investors in SMB Software
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Eileen Qian
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
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Anders Ranum
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Hardware, Investors in SaaS, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Philipp Seifert
Sapphire Ventures·Vice President
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Michael Spirito
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Developer Tools, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Chloe Steinberg
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in New York (NY)
Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Entertainment & Sports, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in New York City (Other Lists)
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Laura Thompson
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists)
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Casber Wang
Sapphire Ventures·Vice President
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)
Investors in Analytics, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Security
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Andreas Weiskam
Sapphire Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA)
Investors in Enterprise, Investors in London (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS
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Sarah Wu
Sweet spot: $25.0M
Range: $10.0M - $100.0M
Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA)