Investing Profile

Gary Swart(243)

VC

http://www.polarispartners.com/San Francisco, California
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Connected to Dmitry Alimov (Frontier Ventures), Matthew Stotts.

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Polaris Partners General Partner
$3 - $20
$5
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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), Keval Desai (InterWest), Adam Draper (BoostVC), Vinny Lingham, mehdi maghsoodnia
Series BDec 2016$15M
$15M
Series AJul 2016$12.4M
$12.4M
Co-investors: Gautam Gupta (M13), Peter Fishman, Nitesh Banta, Jacob Gibson
Seed RoundSep 2015$3M
$4.2M
Co-investors: Stephanie Palmeri (Uncork Capital), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures), Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures), Tyler Willis (Kepler Ventures), Matt Mazzeo (Coatue), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Fabrice Grinda, Nihal Mehta
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