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VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS IN NEW YORK CITY
Apax Partners is one of the world’s leading private equity investment groups, operating across the United States,
Europe, Israel and Asia. Apax identifies buy-out, growth capital and late venture opportunities in its chosen
global sectors: Tech & Telecom, Retail & Consumer, Media, Healthcare and Financial & Business Services.
Apax is committed to delivering exceptional private equity returns. Its success is built upon its deep, international
Bessemer Venture Partners
Bessemer Venture Partners is a private venture capital firm that carries on one of the longest-standing venture
capital activities in the country. Bessemer Venture Partners manages over a billion dollars of venture capital, in
addition to $2 billion of investments outside venture capital that other Bessemer entities manage.
Canaan Partners has garnered success by investing more than money in a company, but by also investing time,
experience, knowledge, connections, and a team-oriented approach. Canaan has amassed a seasoned team of
investment professionals with extensive technology, Internet, telecommunications, and healthcare experience as
well as operating experience with small and mid-sized companies in manufacturing, finance, strategic planning,
investment banking, and legal affairs.
Headquartered in New York City and with offices in Sydney and Paris, Fourth Block is a global strategic
management firm and a leading provider of venture capital, private equity and subordinated debt to public and
private companies worldwide targeted at financing start-up, internal growth, acquisitions, recapitalizations,
shareholder liquidity and ownership transactions.
JP Morgan Partners, LLC (JPMP)
JPMP is a leading private equity firm. Since its inception, JPMP has invested billions worldwide in consumer,
media, energy, industrial, financial services, healthcare, hardware and software companies. With more than 80
investment professionals in five principal offices throughout the world, JPMP is an experienced investor in
companies with worldwide operations.
Mitsui & Co. Venture Partners (MCVP)
MCVP is a provider of early stage venture capital for various types of U.S. technology firms with a special
expertise in helping to build their businesses globally. Over the years, it has invested and accelerated growth in
break-through technologies in the communication, software, information series, life science and medical device
industries. MCVP is located in New York, Silicon Valley and Tokyo.
Morgan Stanley Venture Partners (MSVP)
MSVP has managed over a billion dollars of equity capital commitments and invested in over a hundred
companies, yielding strong returns for their investors and helping to create market leaders.
Pennell Venture Partners (PVP)
PVP is an early-stage venture investor based in New York City formed to meet the need for professional early-
stage risk capital in New York and help bridge the gap in the investor marketplace between angel investors and
institutional venture capital funds.
RHO Capital Partners
RHO has been an active participant in the U.S. venture capital sector since its inception. The firm diversifies its
investments across various high growth sectors, including information technology, telecommunications, the
Internet and healthcare, and invests throughout all stages of a company's development from seed to mezzanine
RRE Ventures is dedicated to helping talented management teams build industry-leading companies. The firm
manages millions in assets dedicated to investing in private information technology companies. RRE focuses on
rapidly growing markets in the software, communications, and financial services industries.
SAS Investors was formed to facilitate the creation and growth of seed and early-stage technology companies in
the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions (New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania,
Massachusetts, and Rhode Island).
Sevin Rosen Funds
Sevin Rosen Funds is a respected, top tier venture capital firm with a track record of funding successful
companies. The partnership has consistently made early stage investments in pioneering technologies and
companies with the potential to create new markets. Historically, these have included telecommunications,
computer hardware, enterprise software, and semiconductor companies. Today, the Sevin Rosen portfolio
contains optical networking systems and components, wireless communications, and Internet infrastructure
software and services companies.
Venrock Associates was founded as the venture capital arm of the Rockefeller Family and continues this tradition
of funding entrepreneurs and establishing successful, enduring companies. Venrock's activities have focused on
early stage companies in the information technology sector, including companies such as Intel, Apple Computer,
Stratacom, Check Point Software, Visual Networks and DoubleClick. Venrock is also active in the healthcare
sector, funding companies such as Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Genetics Institute, Oratec Interventions and