Azure Capital Partners is a venture capital firm with over $650 million under management, headquartered in San Francisco, California. Our goal is to identify, invest in and help build early stage information technology companies that are at the forefront of a transformative opportunity for growth.
Our partners have a long track record of identifying and helping to build some of the most successful companies in communications, consumer, enterprise and Internet technology segments. The Azure team is recognized for industry thought leadership and a unique professional investment approach to venture investing. Our proven methodology and primary research enable us to identify young companies in attractive markets whose business models provide sustainable competitive advantage. Examples of transformative Azure investments include VMware, I4 Commerce, Calix, OQO and Zend.
Azure partners support portfolio companies with active guidance to our entrepreneurs in all key aspects of strategy, operations and governance. This involves representation on boards of directors and committees, as well as continuous support, feedback and important introductions. We augment our own active involvement by recruiting members of the Azure Network to advise and assist our entrepreneurs.
For more information, visit www.azurecap.com
TeleSoft Partners is a venture capital firm focused on next generation high-tech start-ups. TeleSoft manages capital commitments of $625+ million and focuses on systems, software, services and component companies. Over the last decade, TeleSoft and its principals have funded and helped build ˜60 portfolio companies, resulting in ˜30 acquisitions and IPO’s to date and ˜15 private companies still remaining in the portfolio. TeleSoft’s Corporate Partners are Alltel and Bechtel in the US, Deutsche Telekom in Europe and Comverse in Israel.
For more information, visit www.telesoftvc.com
California Technology Ventures, LLC (CTV) is a venture capital fund that makes direct investments in technology and life science companies. CTV has built a strong reputation for its entrepreneurial approach to investing and working with companies. We believe in guiding entrepreneurs through the strategic, operational, and management decisions critical to a company’s success. We actively leverage our resources, people, and capital to help our companies achieve category leadership. Click here for more information about California Technology Ventures, LLC.
For more information, visit www.ctventures.com