Investing Profile

Gary Swart(426)

VC

polarispartners.comSan Francisco, California
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Polaris Partners General Partner
$3 - $20
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series BJun 2017$25M
Series AMar 2016$6.5M
$61.5M
Co-investors: Patrick Mathieson (Toba Capital)
Venture RoundMay 2017$2.5M
$14.15M
Co-investors: John Rodkin (Samsung NEXT), Adam Draper (BoostVC), Keval Desai (InterWest), Vinny Lingham, mehdi maghsoodnia
Series BDec 2016$15M
$15M
Series AJul 2016$12.4M
$12.4M
Co-investors: Gautam Gupta (M13), Jacob Gibson, Nitesh Banta, Peter Fishman
Seed RoundSep 2015$3M
$7.2M
Co-investors: Stephanie Palmeri (Uncork Capital), Nihal Mehta (Eniac Ventures), Fabrice Grinda (FJ Labs), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures), Tyler Willis (Kepler Ventures), Matt Mazzeo (Coatue), Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures)
Series CApr 2015$20M
$20M
I am passionate about b2b saas companies focused on the future of work and healthcare technology
I typically do not do consumer deals
General Partner Polaris Partners2014 - Present
CEO oDesk (now UpWork)2005 - 2014
VP Sales Intellibank2004 - 2005
Business Unit Executive IBM2003 - 2004
Director SMB Sales Rational Software2001 - 2003
Director Corporate Sales Pure Atria1997 - 1998
Director Corporate Sales Pure Software1995 - 1997
University of Maryland BS Business