Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV) is an early-stage, venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley. Like the talented entrepreneurs we work with, we share a passion and commitment for building valuable companies, especially those that drive the digital transformation of enterprises. We place particular emphasis on Cloud technologies, virtual and software-defined networking, productivity-based applications, cyber security, mobility, and the Internet of Things.
We are a team of people that combine many years of investment experience with successful senior operating roles in major global companies. This has enabled us to establish a powerful network of technical advisors, executives, and functional experts who will actively engage with our portfolio companies. Together we are able to offer our entrepreneurs substantial expertise, resources, and strong connections.
Inventus is managed by entrepreneurs and industry-operating veterans with the singular goal of making new entrepreneurs successful. We’ve financed and guided over 120 founding teams to dozens of successful IPOs or acquisitions, creating over $30 billion in aggregate wealth for founders and shareholders.
Forté Ventures is a multi-stage, venture capital firm that collaborates and co-invests with strategic corporate partners in the most innovative and promising technology companies throughout North America. We invest across a diversified set of industry sectors including Information Technology, Mobility, Digital Media, Financial Technology, and Industrial Technology. Forté Ventures has offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Menlo Park, California.
For more information, visit http://www.forteventures.com/.
Zebra Ventures is the strategic investment arm of Zebra Technologies. We invest in companies that represent a true partnership and extend Zebra’s vision of Enterprise Asset Intelligence to improve productivity and the customer experience in the retail, transportation and logistics, warehousing and manufacturing, and healthcare verticals that we serve. Working closely with our portfolio companies, we provide financial support to sustain a business through the startup, growth, and expansion phases. Perhaps more importantly, we bring deep domain expertise, unique access to our engineering resources, and a vast distribution network to help portfolio companies deliver on their growth initiatives.
J.F. Shea Venture Capital is the investment arm of J.F. Shea Co., Inc. specializing in early stage investments. The firm invests in the technology sector across a wide range of industries, including computer software, semiconductors, biotechnology, and medical devices. J.F. Shea Venture Capital was founded in 1968 and is based in Walnut, California, with an additional office in Bethesda, Maryland.
MIT Angels is a seed stage angel group focused on investing in MIT founders and startups solving huge problems. We see an opportunity to help student innovators succeed in their endeavors by providing not just with capital but also monitorship and personal connections to the knowledge and resources of MIT’s alumni.
TiE Angels is one of the largest and most active angel groups in Silicon Valley. Part of TiE Silicon Valley, TiE Angels brings together promising early stage companies and exposes them to serial entrepreneurs, high tech executives, and other professional investors.
TiE Angels and its 150+ active members leverages TiE’s global network of over 60 chapters around the world, to help portfolio companies meet the challenges of scaling into successful enterprises.
After just three years since inception, TiE Angels was recognized as one of the top 20 angel groups in the nation.
Spark Angels constitutes an exclusive network of BITSian angels (distinguished alumni and entrepreneurs) and select non-BITSian partners. It is targeted at funding high potential BITSian start-ups. Angel funding is targeted towards startups that have sufficient traction, and the intent to raise seed funding.