With offices in Woodside, CA and Boston, Tenaya Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in mid to late stage venture-backed technology companies. Founded in 1995 as Lehman Brothers Venture Partners, the firm became an independent company in 2009. Over the years Tenaya has raised five funds representing over $1 billion of committed capital, investing it in a wide range of high-growth technology companies including software, consumer Internet, IT infrastructure, communications and electronics. Tenaya's investment can be more than $30 million, however the firm typically starts with an initial investment of $5 million to $10 million. The firm's investments range from companies that are in the initial stages of revenue generation to companies seeking pre-IPO mezzanine capital. The majority of Tenaya's investments are in the mid-stage, where companies are generating $1 - 5 million of revenue per quarter. The firm does not make seed or Series A investments.
Investor Firms That Co-Invest with Tenaya Capital
IVPMayfieldGreylockMenlo VenturesShasta VenturesBessemer Venture PartnersBain Capital VenturesMorgenthaler VenturesBenchmarkCiti VenturesSequoia Capital IsraelBattery VenturesRedpoint VenturesThomvest VenturesWestWave CapitalThe Westly GroupAccel PartnersSequoia CapitalSapphire VenturesNorwest Venture PartnersFelicis VenturesNexus Venture PartnersAndreessen HorowitzVenrock VenturesLightspeed Venture PartnersJ-Ventures Fund
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