Investing Profile

Gary Swart(330)


polarispartners.comSan Francisco, California
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Polaris Partners General Partner
$3 - $20
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series BJun 2017$25M
Series AMar 2016$6.5M
Co-investors: Patrick Mathieson (Toba Capital)
Venture RoundMay 2017$2.5M
Co-investors: John Rodkin (Samsung NEXT), Amos Ben-Meir (Sand Hill Angels), Adam Draper (BoostVC), Keval Desai (InterWest), mehdi maghsoodnia, Vinny Lingham
Series BDec 2016$15M
Series AJul 2016$12.4M
Co-investors: Gautam Gupta (M13), Nitesh Banta, Peter Fishman
Seed RoundSep 2015$3M
Co-investors: Stephanie Palmeri (Uncork Capital), Nihal Mehta (Eniac Ventures), Fabrice Grinda (FJ Labs), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures), Matt Mazzeo (Coatue), Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures)
Series CApr 2015$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