Centrify is funded by top-tier venture firms Mayfield, Accel Partners, INVESCO Private Capital, Sigma West and Index Ventures
Founded in 1969, Mayfield Fund is a venture capital firm with over $2.8 billion under management. It has raised 13 U.S. funds, one India fund, and assisted its partners at GSR Ventures in raising three China-focused funds. Mayfield Fund invested in more than 500 companies, taken more than 100 public, and nearly 100 have merged or were acquired. The key sectors of investment include: consumer, enterprise, energy tech, communication service provider and chips and components. Mayfield Fund invest across all stages of a company life cycle, from incubation and Series A, through growth and later stages. Mayfield is based in Menlo Park, California.
Founded in 1984, Accel Partners is a venture capital firm that focuses on communications, Internet and intranet software, and services in technology and health care. Accel Partners has funded over 200 companies, including Actuate, Agile Software, Foundry Networks, Portal Software, RealNetworks, RedBack Networks, Veritas, UUNET and Walmart.com. Accel is based in Palo Alto, California.
Founded in 1982, INVESCO Private Capital (formerly Chancellor Capital Management) has invested in over 300 information technology, life sciences and specialty retail companies. Companies funded by INVESCO Private Capital include Adobe Systems, Ascend Communications, ONI Systems, Portal Software, SigmaTel, and Verisign. INVESCO Private Capital is based in New York, New York, and Palo Alto, California.
Sigma West is an early stage technology venture capital firm in Silicon Valley investing in exceptional entrepreneurs. Our team is made up of successful technology industry veterans. Our passion is finding world-class entrepreneurs and working side-by-side with them to help build great companies. Sigma West is building on the 27-year successful history of Sigma Partners with over $2 billion under management. We invest across the technology landscape including SaaS, cloud, consumer Internet, enterprise software, and mobile technology. The Sigma West team successes include EqualLogic (acquired by Dell, 2008), KACE (acquired by Dell, 2010), Fortify Software (acquired by HP, 2010), and Responsys (IPO, April 2011 as MKTG).
Founded in 1966, Index Ventures is a leading venture capital firm active in technology, biotech and clean tech venture. The firm is dedicated to helping entrepreneurial teams in the Information Technology and Life Science sectors build their companies into market defining global leaders. They invest from seed through to growth stage companies. The firm has offices in Geneva, London, San Francisco and Jersey. Index's current portfolio includes Criteo, Boku, Lookout, Mimecast, Ozon, Path, Pentaho, Rightscale, Soundcloud, Storsimple and viagogo. Exits of note include Cloud.com (acquired by Citrix), RPX (Nasdaq : RPXC), Lovefilm (acquired by Amazon), Playfish (acquired by Electronic Arts), MySQL (acquired by Sun), Last.fm (CBS) and Skype.