Visionary companies who will change the way we live and work.

We have invested in next-generation enterprise and consumer technology companies across 10 countries.

We invest in technology companies that can most directly benefit from Sapphire’s network and expertise, including those that serve enterprises directly (B2B), have enterprises as go-to-market partners (B2B2C) or improve the lives of consumers every day (B2C).

23andMe

23andMe, Inc. is the leading consumer genetics and research company. The company’s mission is to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome. It was named by MIT Technology Review to its “50 Smartest Companies, 2017” list, and named one of Fast Company’s “25 Brands That Matter Now, 2017.” 23andMe has millions of customers worldwide, with ~ 85 percent of customers consented to participate in research.

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Founders: Anne Wojcicki , Linda Avey

Website: www.23andme.com

Aepona

Aepona develops software that lets service providers more easily open up their networks to developers by leveraging common language APIs. The software not only gives the service providers more avenues to monetize their networks, but also better ways to manage them.  Aepona also offers a software platform that takes telecom technologies such as location, payment and authentication and puts them into a cloud services API.  Aepona was acquired by Intel (2013)

Headquarters: Bellevue, WA

Website: aepona.com

Alation

Alation’s enterprise collaborative data platform empowers employees inside of data-driven enterprises to find, understand, and use the right data for better, faster business decisions. Alation combines the power of machine learning with human insight to automatically capture information about what the data describes, where the data comes from, who’s using it and how it’s used.

Headquarters: Redwood City, CA

Founders: Satyen Sangani, Aaron Kalb, Feng Niu, Venky Ganti

Website: www.alation.com

Alfresco

Alfresco is the leading open source alternative for enterprise content management. It couples the innovation of open source with the stability of a true enterprise-class platform. The open source model allows Alfresco to use open source technologies and contributions from the open source community to get higher quality software produced more quickly at much lower cost.  Alfresco was acquired by THL Partners (2018).

Headquarters: Maidenhead, UK

Founders: John Newton, John Powell

Website: www.alfresco.com

Alteryx (NYSE: AYX)

Alteryx, Inc. is the leader in self-service data analytics. Alteryx Analytics provides analysts with the unique ability to easily prep, blend and analyze all of their data using a repeatable workflow, then deploy and share analytics at scale for deeper insights in hours, not weeks. Analysts love the Alteryx Analytics platform because they can connect to and cleanse data from data warehouses, cloud applications, spreadsheets and other sources, easily join this data together, then perform analytics – predictive, statistical and spatial – using the same intuitive user interface, without writing any code. Alteryx had an IPO in 2017 (NYSE: AYX).

Headquarters: Irvine, CA

Founders: Dean A. Stoecker, Olivia Duane Adams, Ned Harding

Website: www.alteryx.com

Apigee (NASDAQ: APIC)

Apigee is the leading provider of API technology and services for enterprises and developers. Hundreds of companies including Walgreens, Bechtel, eBay, Pearson, and Gilt Groupe as well as tens of thousands of developers use Apigee to simplify the delivery, management and analysis of APIs and apps.  Apigee had an IPO in 2015, and was acquired by Google (2016).

Headquarters: Palo Alto, CA

Founders: Raj Singh

Website: www.apigee.com

Apriso

Apriso Corporation is a software company dedicated to helping its customers transform their global manufacturing operations. It does so by enabling manufacturers to achieve and sustain manufacturing excellence while adapting quickly and easily to market changes. Apriso’s FlexNet is a BPM platform-based software solution for global manufacturing operations management. Acquired by Dassault Systemes (2013)

Headquarters: Long Beach, CA

Website: apriso.com

Auth0

Auth0, a global leader in Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS), provides thousands of enterprise customers with a Universal Identity Platform for their web, mobile, IoT, and internal applications. Its extensible platform seamlessly authenticates and secures more than 1.5B logins per month, making it loved by developers and trusted by global enterprises. The company’s U.S. headquarters in Bellevue, WA, and additional offices in Buenos Aires, London, Tokyo, and Sydney, support its customers that are located in 70+ countries.

Headquarters: Bellevue, WA

Founders: Eugenio Pace ​ , Matías Woloski

Website: www.auth0.com

Black Duck

Black Duck provides the world’s only end-to-end OSS Logistics solution, enabling enterprises of every size to optimize the opportunities and solve the logistical challenges that come with open source adoption and management. Black Duck was acquired by Synopsys (2017).

Headquarters: Burlington, MA

Founders: Doug Levin

Website: blackducksoftware.com

Box (NYSE: BOX)

After starting as a college business project in 2005, Box was officially launched in March of 2006 with the vision of connecting people, devices and networks. Box provides more than 41 million users and 85,000 businesses with secure cloud content management and collaboration. They say their platform “allows personal and commercial content to be accessible, sharable, and storable in any format from anywhere.” Box had an IPO in 2015 (NYSE: BOX).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Aaron Levie, Dylan Smith

Website: box.com

Catchpoint

atchpoint is a leading digital performance intelligence company that provides unparalleled insight into your customer-critical services to help you consistently deliver amazing digital experiences. Catchpoint is the only performance monitoring platform that provides integrated synthetic and real user monitoring, comprehensive test types, real-time analytics, and a diverse node network to help you continuously preempt performance issues and optimize service delivery. More than 400 customers in over 30 countries trust Catchpoint to strengthen their brands and grow their businesses.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: ​Scotte Barkan, ​Mehdi Daoudi, ​Dritan Suljoti

Website: www.catchpoint.com

CloudHealth Technologies

CloudHealth provides the world’s most trusted software platform for accelerating business transformation in the cloud. More than 3,500 organizations globally rely on CloudHealth to manage over $5B in combined cloud spend, based on the platform’s ability to easily manage cost, ensure security compliance, improve governance and automate actions across multi-cloud environments.  Acquired by VMware (2018).

Headquarters: Boston, MA

Website: cloudhealthtech.com

Contentful

Contentful provides the essential content infrastructure for digital products and experiences, making content accessible via APIs and editable in an intuitive web app. Customers rely on Contentful to author, manage and deliver digital content to any channel or platform.

Headquarters: Berlin, Germany

Founders: Sascha Konietzke, Paolo Negri

Website: www.contentful.com/

Control4 (NASDAQ: CTRL)

Control4 Corporation manufactures wired and wireless home automation products in the United States. It offers software and hardware products, which enable home theater and television, multi-room music, lighting, temperature, and security control through a range of in-home and over-the-Web remote control technology. The company’s products include wireless dimmers and switches, speakers, multi tuners, multi channel amplifiers, audio matrix switches, video switchers, and home entertainment and control systems. It also offers wireless thermostats, touch screens, keypads, controllers, contact/relay extenders, and system remote controls. Control4 had an IPO in 2013 (NASDAQ: CTRL).

Headquarters: Salt Lake City, UT

Website: control4.com

Convercent

Founded on the idea that enhanced insight enables more effective oversight of an organization’s compliance program, Convercent’s cloud-based, integrated compliance management suite pairs a refreshingly intuitive user interface with natively integrated reporting and analytics. The result is cohesive, end-to-end management of compliance risk that ultimately facilitates an effective, defensible corporate compliance program that safeguards the financial and reputational health of your company. Convercent’s compliance program management solution operationalizes and integrates compliance functions across key risk areas, providing companies with a comprehensive and cohesive approach to managing compliance risk.

Headquarters: Denver, CO

Founders: Peter Quinlan

Website: www.convercent.com

Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO)

Criteo is the advertising platform for the open Internet, an ecosystem that favors net neutrality, transparency and inclusiveness.  2,700 Criteo team members partner with more than 19,000 customers and thousands of publishers across the globe to deliver effective advertising across all channels, by applying advanced machine learning to unparalleled data sets.  Criteo had an IPO in 2013 (NASDAQ: CRTO).

Headquarters: Paris

Founders: Romain Niccoli, Franck Le Ouay, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle

Website: criteo.com

Culture Amp

Culture Amp makes it easy to collect, understand and act on employee feedback.

Headquarters: Melbourne, Australia

Website: cultureamp.com

Currencycloud

Launched in London, Currencycloud is driving the transformation of the payments landscape to make international business and new markets accessible to everyone. With its developer friendly Payment Engine, businesses can build and automate their products, benefiting from real time wholesale rates and a fast, secure payment network. Everything is delivered by its next generation API.

Headquarters: London

Founders: Stephen Lemon

Website: www.currencycloud.com

Cyphort

Cyphort delivers complete defense against current and emerging Advanced Persistent Threats, targeted attacks and zero day vulnerabilities. The Cyphort Platform accurately detects and analyzes next generation malware, providing actionable, contextual intelligence that enables security teams to respond faster, more effectively, and in as surgical a manner as their attackers. The software-based distributed architecture offers a cost effective, high performance and scalable approach to detecting an organization’s virtual, physical and cloud infrastructure against sophisticated attacks. Acquired by Juniper Networks (2017)

Headquarters: Santa clara, CA

Website: www.cyphort.com

DataRobot

DataRobot offers an enterprise machine learning platform that empowers users of all skill levels to develop and deploy machine learning and AI faster. Incorporating a library of hundreds of the most powerful open source machine learning algorithms, the DataRobot platform automates, trains, and evaluates models in parallel, delivering AI applications at scale. DataRobot provides the fastest path to AI success for organizations of all sizes.

Headquarters: Boston, MA

Founders: Jeremy Achin, Thomas DeGodoy

Website: www.datarobot.com

Datria

Datria provides packaged mobility solutions that voice-enable existing/new business processes. Workers use their existing phones or VoIP-capable devices to exchange information in real-time with all corporate systems.  Datria was acquired by Intelligrated (2013).

Headquarters: Greenwood Village, CO

Website: datria.com

DocuSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOCU)

DocuSign, Inc. is the market leader and global standard for electronic signature. DocuSign provides the world’s largest and fastest growing electronic signature platform, empowering businesses to complete transactions online quickly and securely while improving compliance and reducing costs. DocuSign is the only cloud computing-based electronic signature platform that entirely replaces slow, expensive paper transactions with a fast, efficient and completely digital solution. DocuSign had an IPO in 2018 (NASDAQ: DOCU).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Website: www.docusign.com

Endeca

Endeca provides enterprise search for large companies including and specializes in guided search, auto-categorizing results based on the keywords someone enters.  Endeca was acquired by Oracle (2011).

Headquarters: Cambridge, MA

Founders: Pete Bell, Steve Papa

Website: endeca.com

ExactTarget (NYSE: ET)

Founded in 2000, ExactTarget was a leading cloud marketing platform. The company’s solutions enabled marketers to integrate customer data from any source to power digital marketing campaigns across multiple channels, all while leveraging sophisticated marketing automation capabilities.  ExactTarget had an IPO in 2012 (NYSE: ET); and was acquired by SalesForce in 2013.

Headquarters: Indianapolis, IN

Founders: Scott Dorsey, Chris Baggott, Peter McCormick

Website: exacttarget.com

Feedzai

Feedzai is AI, coding the future of commerce with today’s most advanced risk management platform powered by big data and artificial intelligence. Founded and developed by data scientists and aerospace engineers, Feedzai has one mission: make banking and commerce safe. The world’s largest banks, payment providers and retailers use Feedzai’s machine learning technology to manage risks associated with banking and shopping, whether digitally or in person.

Headquarters: San Mateo, CA

Founders: Nuno Sebastiao,​ Paulo Marques, Pedro Bizarro

Website: www.feedzai.com

Fevo

Fevo enables “social commerce” by making it easier to bring people together to create unforgettable group live event experiences and to share e-commerce preferences. With a powerful payments technology and a smart approach, Fevo is revolutionizing how groups purchase and socialize their transactions with their friends and friends’ friends allowing people to easily share event details and also split payment across live events, attractions, travel, or direct-to-consumer e-commerce brands. Fevo puts the power of social back on brand’s own site or app allowing its communities to share in a true commerce graph.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Ari Daie

Website: www.fevo.com

Fitbit (NYSE: FIT)

Fitbit helps people lead healthier, more active lives by empowering them with data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals. As the leading global wearables brand, Fitbit designs products and experiences that track and provide motivation for everyday health and fitness.  Fitbit products are carried in over 39,000 retail stores and in 86 countries around the globe.  Fitbit had an IPO in 2015 (NYSE: FIT).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: James Park, Eric Friedman

Website: fitbit.com

Five9 (NASDAQ: FIVN)

Five9 is a leading provider of cloud contact center software for the digital enterprise, bringing the power of cloud innovation to customers and facilitating more than three billion customer interactions annually. Five9 provides end-to-end solutions with omnichannel routing, analytics, WFO, and AI to increase agent productivity and deliver tangible business results. The Five9 platform is reliable, secure, compliant, and scalable; designed to create exceptional personalized customer experiences.  Five9 had an IPO in 2014 (NASDAQ: FIVN).

Headquarters: San Ramon, CA

Founders: Ray Soto, Gus Laredo, James Southworth, John Kim

Website: www.five9.com

Global eXchange Services

GXS was founded in 1967 as General Electric Information Services (GEIS), and rebranded in 2000 as GXS (Global eXchange Services).

Headquarters: Gaithersburg, Maryland

Website: www.gxs.com

GroundWork

GroundWork delivers Unified Monitoring for Real™ with an open software platform for shockingly easy integrations and customized visualizations of cloud, virtualization, network, application, server, and storage data. GroundWork Monitor is available in free (Core) and subscription versions with support (Enterprise).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Dave Lilly

Website: www.gwos.com

IEX

IEX Group is on a mission to build fairer markets. Founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York City, IEX Group introduced its first trading venue in 2013 and launched the Investors Exchange (IEX), an independent U.S. stock exchange, in 2016. IEX listed its first public company, Interactive Brokers, on October 5, 2018.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Brad Katsuyama

Website: www.iextrading.com

Ignite Technologies

Ignite Technologies, privately-held and headquartered in Frisco, Texas, provides the industry’s most secure and scalable Content Delivery Solution enabling customers to efficiently publish, deliver and manage digital assets-from rich media content for communications and training to software patches and virus updates.  Ignite Technologies was acquired by Versata (2013).

Website: ignitetech.com

Imprivata (NYSE: IMPR)

Imprivata®, the healthcare IT security company, provides healthcare organizations globally with a security and identity platform that delivers ubiquitous access, positive identity management, and multifactor authentication. Imprivata enables healthcare securely by establishing trust between people, technology, and information to address critical compliance and security challenges while improving productivity and the patient experience.  Imprivata had an IPO in 2014 (NYSE: IMPR).

Headquarters: Lexington, MA

Founders: David Ting, Philip J. Scarfo

Website: imprivata.com

InfluxData

InfluxData, the creator of InfluxDB, delivers a modern Open Source Platform built from the ground up for analyzing metrics and events (time series data) for DevOps and IoT applications. Whether the data comes from humans, sensors, or machines, InfluxData empowers developers to build next-generation monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications faster, easier, and to scale delivering real business value quickly.

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Paul Dix, Todd Persen

Website: www.influxdata.com

Inkling

Inkling Systems is a learning enablement platform designed for the frontline. Inkling brings together learning and doing to improve the employee experience from day one and every day after that by delivering mobile, effortless access to the training and resources they need to be successful in their role. Leading brands trust Inkling to help them efficiently onboard employees, ensure continued performance enablement and successfully execute corporate initiatives while providing new levels of visibility into critical operating metrics. Inkling was acquired by Marlin Equity Partners (2018).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Matt MacInnis, Rob Cromwell

Website: www.inkling.com

Integral Ad Science

Integral Ad Science is the leader in quantifying media quality for buyers and sellers of digital media. Integral focuses on a comprehensive solution set that enables advertising to appear in quality environments and receive favorable exposure — while the sell side can monitor and control its quality and performance. Integral’s technology drives improved visibility, efficiency, and ROI for players across the digital media landscape. Integral Ad Science was acquired by Vista Equity Partners (2018).

Headquarters: New York, NY

Website: www.integralads.com

iovation

iovation was founded with a simple guiding mission: to make the Internet a safer place for people to conduct business. Since 2004, the company has been delivering against that goal, helping brands protect and engage their customers, and keeping them secure in the complex digital world. Armed with the world’s largest and most precise database of reputation insights and cryptographically secure multi-factor authentication methods, iovation safeguards tens of millions of digital transactions each day.  iovation was acquired by TransUnion (2018).

Headquarters: Portland, OR

Founders: Molly O'Hearn, Greg Pierson, Jon Karl

Website: iovation.com

ITAC

ITAC (Internet Technologies and Consulting) Software specializes in the provision of internet of things technologies for the manufacturing industry.  ITAC was acquired by Durr (2015).

Headquarters: Montabaur, Germany

Founders: Dieter Meuser

Website: www.itac.de

iYogi

iYogi is an early leader in fulfilling the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT). iYogi is a global software and services company providing solutions for consumers in both, the home and business. Leveraging its proprietary Digital Service Cloud IoT platform, iYogi delivers support to 3+ million customers, making it the largest independent brand generating online service requests for tech support in the world.

Headquarters: Guragon, India

Website: www.iyogi.com

Jaspersoft

Jaspersoft provides the most flexible, cost effective and widely deployed Business Intelligence (BI) suite in the world, enabling better decision-making through highly interactive reports, dashboards and analytics. By leading in support for cloud, big data, and mobile deployments, Jaspersoft helps its customers deliver on the promise of self-service BI at scale. Leveraging a commercial open source business model and a Community of over 250,000 registered members, Jaspersoft’s open source BI software has been downloaded nearly 15 million times. Jaspersoft production deployments, in excess of 175,000, power 100,000 data-driven applications spanning 14,000 commercial customers. Acquired by TIBCO (2014)

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Al Campa, Raj Bhargava

Website: jaspersoft.com

JFrog

JFrog is on a mission to enable continuous updates through liquid software, empowering developers to code high-quality applications that securely flow to end-users with zero downtime. JFrog is the creator of Artifactory, the heart of the end-to-end Universal platform for automating, managing, securing, distributing, and monitoring all type of binaries. JFrog products are available as open-source, on-premise, and on the cloud on AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud.

Headquarters: Santa Clara, CA

Founders: Shlomi Ben Haim, Frederic Simon, ​Yoav Landman

Website: www.jfrog.com

Jibe

Jibe builds SaaS recruiting solutions that enable leading companies to hire the best talent, regardless of their existing systems. We are dedicated to making recruiting simple with solutions for enterprises to attract and engage candidates using the latest technology.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: ​Joe Essenfeld

Website: www.jibe.com

JustDial (NSE: JUSTDIAL)

JustDial is the leading local search engine in India.  JustDial had an IPO in 2013 (NSE: JUSTDIAL).

Headquarters: Mumbai

Website: us.justdial.com/

Kaltura

Kaltura’s mission is to power any video experience. A recognized leader in the EVP (Enterprise Video Platform), EdVP (Education Video Platform), Cloud TV, and OVP (Online Video Platform), markets, Kaltura has emerged as the fastest growing video platform with the broadest use cases and appeal. Kaltura is deployed globally in thousands of enterprises, educational institutions, media companies, and service providers and engages hundreds of millions of viewers at home, at work, and at school.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Michal Tsur, Eran Etam, Shay David, Ron Yekutiel

Website: corp.kaltura.com

Krux

Krux helps companies deliver personalized commerce, media, and marketing experiences to the right people, in the right way, at the right time across all devices, browsers, and operating systems. Krux’s cloud-based data management platform (DMP) unifies people data from multiple screens and sources into a single view of the individual, analyzes the data to understand each individual’s preferences, and activates the data across every channel (desktop, mobile, social, display, web, set-top) in real time.  Krux was acquired by Salesforce (2016).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Tom Chavez, Vivek S. Vaidya

Website: krux.com

Lavante

Lavante was a provider of cloud-based supplier information management and audit recovery solutions.  Lavante was acquired by PRGX Global (2016).

Headquarters: San Jose, CA

Founders: Joe Flynn

Website: www.lavante.com

LeanData

LeanData makes revenue-generation teams more successful by matching leads to accounts and automatically routing them to the correct owner. LeanData maximizes the value of every lead by providing richer insights into accounts so businesses can orchestrate the best customer experience and close more deals faster.

Headquarters: Sunnyvale, CA

Founders: Evan Liang, Kelvin Cheung

Website: www.leandatainc.com

LinkedIn (NYSE: LNKD)

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network on the internet, with more than 590 million members worldwide, including executives from Fortune 500 companies. The company has a diversified business model with revenue coming from its talent solutions, marketing solutions, and premium subscriptions products and services.  LinkedIn had an IPO in 2011 (NYSE: LNKD), and was acquired by Microsoft in 2016.

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Founders: Eric Ly, Konstantin Guericke, Allen Blue, Jean-Luc Vaillant, Reid Hoffman

Website: linkedin.com/company/linkedin

Lithium

Lithium builds community and social media management software that helps the world's best brands connect with customers on digital channels.  Lithium was acquired by Vista Equity Partners (2017).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Kirk Yokomizo, Lyle Fong, Dennis Fong, Nader Alizadeh

Website: lithium.com

Livongo

Livongo, the pioneer in Applied Health Signals, empowers people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives. Livongo’s team of data scientists aggregate and interpret substantial amounts of health data and information to create actionable, personalized, and timely insights and nudges delivered to their members to help them stay healthier. Livongo's approach is leading to better clinical and financial outcomes while creating a better experience for people with chronic conditions.

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Founders: Glen Tullman

Website: www.livongo.com

Localytics

Localytics is the leading mobile engagement platform. They give companies the insights and tools they need to improve their mobile app acquisition, engagement and retention efforts.  They use all the data surrounding users to deliver highly targeted and personalized engagement campaigns, including push and in-app messages. The platform is used in more than 37,000 apps on more than 2.7 billion devices by companies such as ESPN, Fox and The New York Times.

Headquarters: Boston, MA

Founders: Raj Aggarwal, Henry Cipolla, Brian Suthoff

Website: www.localytics.com

LogLogic

LogLogic provides a scalable log and security intelligence platform for the enterprise and cloud.  LogLogic was acquired by TIBCO (2012).

Headquarters: San Jose, CA

Founders: Jason DeStafano, Peter Jordan, Thomas Grabowski

Website: community.tibco.com/products/tibco-loglogic

Looker

Looker is a unified Platform for Data that delivers actionable business insights to every employee at the point of decision. Looker integrates data into the daily workflows of users to allow organizations to extract value from data at web scale. Over 1600 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, IBM, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter have trusted Looker to power their data-driven cultures.

Headquarters: Santa Cruz, CA

Founders: Ben Porterfield, Lloyd Tabb

Website: www.looker.com

Marin Software (NYSE: MRIN)

Marin Software’s mission is to give advertisers the power to drive higher efficiency and transparency in their paid marketing programs that run on the world’s largest publishers. Marin provides enterprise marketing software for advertisers and agencies to integrate, align, and amplify their digital advertising spend across the web and mobile devices. Offering a unified SaaS advertising management platform for search, social, and eCommerce advertising, Marin helps digital marketers convert precise audiences, improve financial performance, and make better decisions.  Marin Software had an IPO in 2013 (NYSE: MRIN).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Joseph Chang, Wister Walcott, Christopher Lien

Website: www.marinsoftware.com

Matillion

Matillion is a software company that offers purpose-built, native ELT solutions for cloud data platforms. Its products are designed and developed for fast-growing, tech-savvy, and intelligence- and data- driven companies that are leveraging the cloud to gain insights.

Headquarters: Manchester, UK

Founders: Matthew Scullion

Website: www.matillion.com

Mirantis

Mirantis is the flexible infrastructure company harnessing open source to free application owners from operations concerns. The company employs a unique build-operate-transfer approach to deliver two distinct products: Mirantis Cloud Platform and Mirantis Application Platform.  To date, Mirantis has helped more than 200 enterprises and service providers build and operate some of the largest open clouds in the world.

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Founders: Boris Renski Jr., Alex Freedland

Website: www.mirantis.com

MuleSoft (NYSE: MULE)

MuleSoft’s mission is to help organizations change and innovate faster by making it easy to connect the world’s applications, data and devices. With its API-led approach to connectivity, MuleSoft’s market-leading Anypoint Platform™ empowers over 1,400 organizations in approximately 60 countries to build application networks. By unlocking data across the enterprise with application networks, organizations can easily deliver new revenue channels, increase operational efficiency and create differentiated customer experiences.  MuleSoft had an IPO in 2017 (NYSE: MULE) and was acquired by Salesforce (2018).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Ross Mason

Website: www.mulesoft.com

mycujoo

mycujoo empowers sport federations, leagues and clubs to easily livestream their competitions and matches.  By combining low costs of production with state-of-the art quality and technology, mycujoo enables the creation of a worldwide sports network of nano-communities at national, regional and hyper-local levels. mycujoo provides opportunities for the distribution, monetisation, and commercialisation of rights holders own data and content, and serves the audience that keeps the game alive, the fans.

Headquarters: Amsterdam

Founders: Pedro Presa, Joao Presa

Website: www.mycujoo.tv

Narrative Science

Narrative Science is the leader in automated narrative generation for the enterprise. Powered by artificial intelligence, its Quill™ platform analyzes data from disparate sources, understands what is important, then automatically generates perfectly written narratives to convey meaning from the data for any intended consumer or business audience, at unlimited scale. It does what data visualizations cannot: it identifies and conveys relevant information in conversational language that people can immediately comprehend, trust and act on. Organizations rely on Narrative Science to better serve customers with useful written content and to increase efficiency, freeing employees to focus on high-productivity activities and innovation.

Headquarters: Chicago, IL

Founders: Kristian Hammon​, Larry Birnbaum, Stuart Frankel

Website: narrativescience.com

Netskope

Netskope is the leader in cloud security. They help the world’s largest organizations take full advantage of the cloud and web without sacrificing security. Their patented Cloud XD technology eliminates blind spots by going deeper than other security providers to target and control activities across thousands of cloud services and millions of websites. With full control through one cloud-native interface, customers benefit from 360-degree data protection that guards data everywhere and advanced threat protection that stops elusive attacks. Netskope — smart cloud security.

Headquarters: Los Altos, CA

Founders: Sanjay Beri, Ravi Ithal

Website: www.netskope.com

Newgen (NSE: NEWGEN)

Newgen Software Technologies Limited is a provider of Business Process Management, Enterprise Content Management and Customer Communication Management platforms with large, mission-critical solutions deployed at world’s leading Banks, Governments, BPO’s & IT Companies, Insurance firms and Healthcare Organizations.  Newgen had an IPO in 2018 (NSE: NEWGEN).

Headquarters: New Delhi, India

Founders: T.S. Varadarajan, Diwakar Nigam

Website: www.newgensoft.com

Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX)

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership.  Nutanix had an IPO in 2016 (NASDAQ: NTNX).

Headquarters: San Jose, CA

Founders: Ajeet Singh, Mohit Aron, Dheeraj Pandey

Website: www.nutanix.com

OnDeck (NYSE: ONDK)

OnDeck ) is the proven leader in transparent and responsible online lending to small business. Founded in 2006, the company pioneered the use of data analytics and digital technology to make real-time lending decisions and deliver capital rapidly to small businesses online. Today, OnDeck offers a wide range of term loans and lines of credit customized for the needs of small business owners. OnDeck has provided over $10 billion in loans to customers in 700 different industries across the United States, Canada and Australia.   OnDeck had an IPO in 2014 (NYSE: ONDK).

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Mitch Jacobs

Website: ondeck.com

One97

One97 delivers mobile content and commerce services to millions of mobile consumers through India’s most widely deployed telecom applications cloud platform.  Headquartered in New Delhi, One97 is more than 4,500 people strong with regional offices in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune, Chennai and Kolkata with global presence in Africa, Europe, Middle East and Southeast Asia.

Headquarters: New Delhi

Founders: Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Website: www.one97.com

ONVENTIS

ONVENTIS was established in 2000 as one of the first providers of on-demand software in Germany. The innovative idea of providing procurement software centrally via the Internet, thus drastically decreasing investment costs, also convinced SAP AG, who became a shareholder in 2000, the year ONVENTIS was founded. With its consumer-oriented approach, ONVENTIS supports renowned German clients like SCHOTT AG, Deichmann, Steigenberger Hotel Group, and DEKRA SE, all of whom optimize their operative and strategic procurement processes with TradeCore SRM.

Headquarters: Stuttgart, Düsseldorf

Website: onventis.de/en/

OpenX

OpenX powers highly relevant advertising at global scale, delivering quality and value to brands, publishers and consumers across every type of connected screen and ad format. The company’s leading technology aggregates, curates and values consumer interest in real time on one of the world’s largest and highest quality ad exchanges to ensure marketers reach exactly the audience they want. OpenX serves more than 30,000 of the world’s most recognized brands, more than 1,200 publishers and more than 2,000 premium mobile apps.

Headquarters: Pasadena, CA

Founders: Damon Reeve, Scott Switzer

Website: www.openx.com

OpsRamp

OpsRamp enables IT to control the chaos of managing their hybrid IT operations and act as a service provider back to the business. Built in the cloud, the OpsRamp service-centric AIOps platform drives total visibility across hybrid infrastructures, offers complete multi-cloud infrastructure monitoring and management of business-critical services, and optimizes services through automation and integration with ITSM and DevOps tools.

Headquarters: San Jose, CA

Founders: Varma Kunaparaju

Website: www.opsramp.com

Outreach

Outreach, the leading customer engagement platform, automates and prioritizes customer touch points throughout the customer lifecycle, resulting in increased productivity for revenue teams. Thousands of customers rely on Outreach to increase efficiency and effectiveness of reps, drive collaboration between sales, marketing, and success, and deliver revenue lift.

Headquarters: Seattle, WA

Founders: Manny Medina, Andrew Kinzer, Gordon Hempton, Wes Hather

Website: www.outreach.io

Overtime

Overtime is a sports network for the next generation of fans. They use technology, new platforms, and new formats to drive 110 million minutes of watch time each month.

Headquarters: Brooklyn, NY

Founders: Dan Porter, Dan Spinosa, Joe Yevoli, Reece Pacheco

Website: www.overtime.tv

PayScale

Creator of the largest database of individual compensation profiles in the world, PayScale, Inc. provides an immediate and precise snapshot of current market salaries to employees and employers through its online tools and software.  PayScale was acquired by Warburg Pincus (2014).

Headquarters: Seattle, WA

Founders: Joe Giordano

Website: payscale.com

Pendo

Pendo is a product cloud that provides user insight, user guidance and user communication for digital product teams. With Pendo, these product teams can understand product usage, collect feedback, measure NPS, onboard users, and announce new features in app—all without requiring engineering resources.

Headquarters: Raleigh, NC

Founders: Todd Olson, Eric Boduch, Rahul Jain, Erik Troan

Website: www.pendo.io

Phoenix Labs

Phoenix Labs is an independent game company based in Vancouver, British Columbia and San Mateo, California. The company was founded in 2014 to create games for it’s passionate community and evolve the way great games are made and enjoyed. They aspire to create new AAA gaming experiences that their community will share for years to come. Their debut title Dauntless, a co-op action RPG, is being created by a veteran team from BioWare, Riot Games, and other acclaimed studios.

Headquarters: Vancouver, BC

Founders: Jesse Houston, Robin Mayne, Sean Bender

Website: www.phxlabs.ca

Ping Identity

Ping Identity envisions a digital world powered by intelligent identity. We help enterprises achieve Zero Trust, identity-defined security and more personalized, streamlined end-user experiences. Our Intelligent Identity Platform provides customers, employees and partners with access to cloud, mobile, SaaS and on-premises applications and APIs, while also managing identity and profile data at scale. Customers like Boeing, Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline, Cisco, GE, Kraft Foods, Walgreens and over half of the Fortune 100 choose us for our identity expertise, open standards leadership, and partnership with companies including Microsoft, Amazon and Google.  Acquired by Vista Equity Partners (2016).

Headquarters: Denver, CO

Founders: Andre Durand

Website: pingidentity.com

Portworx

Portworx is the cloud-native storage company modern enterprises trust to manage data in containers. Portworx dramatically reduces storage, compute and infrastructure costs for running mission critical multi-cloud applications with zero downtime or data loss for customers such as Lufthansa Systems, TGen and twenty-four members of the Fortune Global 2000 or federal agencies.

Headquarters: Los Altos, CA

Founders: Vinod Jayaraman, Goutham Rao, Murli Thirumale

Website: www.portworx.com

project44

project44 is the world’s leading advanced visibility platform for shippers and third-party logistics firms. project44 connects, automates, and provides visibility into key transportation processes to accelerate insights and shorten the time it takes to turn those insights into actions. Leveraging the power of the cloud-based project44 platform, organizations are able to increase operational efficiencies, reduce costs, improve shipping performance, and deliver an exceptional Amazon-like experience to their customers. Connected to over 175,000 carriers worldwide and having comprehensive coverage for all ELD and telematics devices on the market, project44 supports all transportation modes and shipping types, including Parcel, Final-Mile, Less-than-Truckload, Volume

Headquarters: Chicago, IL

Founders: Jett McCandless

Website: www.project44.com

PubNub

PubNub is a secure global Data Stream Network (DSN) and easy-to-use API that enables its customers to connect, scale, and manage realtime applications and IoT devices. With over 70 SDKs for every platform, 250ms worldwide data transfer times, and scalability for hundreds of millions of devices, PubNub’s unique infrastructure provides the ability to easily connect and operate world-class realtime applications and IoT devices.

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: ​Todd Greene, Stephen Blum

Website: www.pubnub.com

Punchh

Punchh is the world leader in innovative digital marketing products for brick and mortar retailers, combining AI and machine learning technologies, mobile-first expertise, and Omni-Channel communications designed to dramatically increase lifetime customer value. Leading global restaurant and convenience store chains rely on Punchh to grow revenue by building customer relationships at every stage, from anonymous, to known, to brand loyalists, including more than 125 different brands representing more than $12 billion in annual spend.

Headquarters: San Mateo, CA

Founders: Adrita Sanghi, Sastry Penumarthy, Shyam Rao

Website: www.punchh.com

Qubit

Qubit is the pioneer in delivering data-first customer experiences. Qubit offers a blank canvas for businesses to deliver their big ideas. Our digital experience hub brings together analytics, segmentation, A/B testing, and web personalization into an integrated workflow, so that intelligent customer experiences can be delivered across every brand touchpoint. We’re trusted by the biggest brands in ecommerce including TOPSHOP, Staples and Lenovo. To date, we have received over $76 million in funding from Accel, Balderton Capital, Goldman Sachs, Salesforce Ventures and Sapphire Ventures.

Headquarters: London

Founders: Graham Cooke, Emre Baran, Daniel Shellard, Ian McCaig

Website: www.qubit.com

Qumu

Qumu’s software solutions enable organizations to easily capture, manage, publish, and distribute live and on-demand video content while leveraging existing IT infrastructure.  Qumu was acquired by Rimage (2011).

Headquarters: San Bruno, CA

Founders: Eric Alderman

Website: www.qumu.com

Recommind

Recommind’s enterprise search and categorization platform automatically organizes, manages, and distributes large volumes of information from multiple sources. With faster access to the right information, organizations can save time, enhance the quality of work product, increase the value of information assets, and improve competitiveness and profits.  Recommind was acquired by OpenText (2016).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Derek Schueren

Website: www.recommind.com

Reltio

Reltio delivers reliable data, relevant insights and recommended actions so companies can be right faster. Reltio Cloud combines data-driven applications with modern data management for better planning, customer engagement and risk management. Reltio enables IT to streamline data management for a complete view across all sources and formats at scale, while sales, marketing, and compliance teams use data-driven applications to predict, collaborate and respond to opportunities in real-time.

Headquarters: Redwood City, CA

Founders: Manish Sood

Website: reltio.com

Reonomy

Reonomy enables lenders, brokers and investors to win more business, close more deals and make better and faster decisions. The company offers powerful analytics and a vast array of validated property- and market-level data, collected continuously and delivered via easy-to-use web-based software and data APIs. Founded in 2013, Reonomy is headquartered in New York.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Charlie Oshman, Guillermo Sanchez, Richard Sarkis

Website: www.reonomy.com

Return Path

Return Path is an email marketing solution that works on both the sending and receiving sides of email in order to help commercial email senders get more email delivered to the inbox. The program enables senders to diagnose and prevent email deliverability and rendering failures by improving and maintaining email sending reputations. Return Path works with both the sending and receiving communities to bring transparent standards to email delivery and filtering. Return Path’s runs the internet’s most widely used third-party whitelist, Return Path Certified.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Jack Sinclair, George Bilbrey, Matt Blumberg

Website: returnpath.com

Right Hemisphere

Right Hemisphere is the recognized standard for Visual Enterprise Solutions that enable manufacturing companies around the world to unify, synchronize and deliver visual product and business information to optimize their global product development, launch and support processes.  Right Hemisphere was acquired by SAP (2011).

Headquarters: Pleaseanton, CA

Website: www.righthemisphere.com

RSi

RSi’s vision is to maximize the ROI of daily actions, which drive & respond to consumer demand, through cloud-based applications, demand intelligence & data integration. We develop and deliver a comprehensive suite of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions for CPG and Retailers that turns their Big Data requirements into actionable visibility at the shelf level.

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Website: retailsolutions.com

SAVO

SAVO plugs your sales reps into the collective genius of your entire organization by connecting them to the best resources, insights and expertise so that they never sell alone.  SAVO was acquired by Seismic (2018).

Headquarters: Chicago, IL

Founders: Drew Larsen, John Aiello

Website: www.seismic.com

Scytl

Scytl is the global leader in providing state-of-the-art electronic voting and electoral modernization solutions. Its groundbreaking electoral security technology is protected by international patents and enables Scytl to carry out electronically all types of electoral processes in a secure and auditable manner. Scytl’s solutions incorporate unique cryptographic protocols that ensure maximum security, transparency and auditability in all types of electoral processes and elections.

Headquarters: Barcelona

Website: scytl.com

SocialText

Established in 2002, Socialtext deliverrf social software to businesses. By unlocking knowledge, expertise, ideas and data, Socialtext eliminates information silos across the enterprise to drive superior business performance. SocialText was acquired by Bedford Funding in 2012.

Headquarters: Palo Alto

Founders: Adina Levin, Peter Kaminski, Peter Kaminski, Ross Mayfield

Website: www.socialtext.com

Socrata

Socrata is the world leader in cloud solutions for open data and data-driven governments. Socrata’s solutions assist government leaders in improving transparency, modernizing citizen access to information and bringing data into every decision, all with unprecedented speed and cost savings.  Socrata was acquired by Tyler Technologies (2018).

Headquarters: Seattle, WA

Founders: ​Kevin Merritt

Website: www.socrata.com

Splashtop, Inc.

Splashtop Inc. delivers the best-in-class cross-screen productivity and collaboration experience, bridging smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs, and clouds. Splashtop remote desktop enables people to access and control their favorite apps, files, and data via their mobile devices. More than 14 million users have downloaded Splashtop from app stores, and manufacturing partners including HP, Lenovo, Dell, Acer, Sony, Asus, Toshiba, Intel and others have shipped Splashtop on more than 100 million devices.

Website: splashtop.com

Spring

Spring is the global leader in enterprise mobility solutions. Our cloud-based, enterprise-grade mobile applications are designed to optimize productivity for medium to large field workforces for Consumer Goods, Financial Services, Utilities and Transport companies. We provide carrier management services and Mobile Device Management (MDM) services to our Telecom Solutions customers, and offer the most innovative Value Added Services to facilitate interaction with our customer’s customers through SMS. Our business solutions leverage the most up- to- date technologies and devices, and optimize business processes by increasing productivity.

Headquarters: São Paulo

Website: springmobilesolutions.com

Square (NYSE: SQ)

Square helps anyone take care of their business. Square’s complete register service is a full point of sale with tools for every part of running a business, from accepting credit cards to sales, inventory tracking, and small business financing.  Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Francisco, Square is currently available in the United States, Canada, and Japan.  Square had an IPO in 2015 (NYSE: SQ).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Jack Dorsey, Jim McKelvey

Website: www.squareup.com

Sumo Logic

Sumo Logic is a secure, cloud-native, machine data analytics service, delivering real-time, continuous intelligence from structured, semi-structured and unstructured data across the entire application lifecycle and stack. More than 1,600 customers around the globe rely on Sumo Logic for the analytics and insights to build, run and secure their modern applications and cloud infrastructures. With Sumo Logic, customers gain a multi-tenant, service-model advantage to accelerate their shift to continuous innovation, increasing competitive advantage, business value and growth.

Headquarters: Redwood City, CA

Founders: Christian Beedgen

Website: www.sumologic.com

Sun Basket

Sun Basket is a healthy meal kit delivery service offering easy, delicious recipes and fresh organic ingredients delivered weekly. Sun Basket makes it easy to cook delicious meals, eat clean, and feel great.

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Adam Zbar

Website: www.sunbasket.com

Tealeaf

Tealeaf is a Customer Experience Management (CEM) software company known for its CX line of products and solutions that capture customers’ website interactions from the individual user’s point of view.  Tealeaf’s products are used to provide visibility into the online customer experience by analyzing and replaying all the details of a customer’s visit to find site errors or issues and understand the impact that transaction failures have on business processes.  Tealeaf was acquired by IBM (2012).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Robert Wenig

Website: www.tealeaf.com

ThoughtSpot

ThoughtSpot, the leader in search & AI-driven analytics for enterprises, is helping the largest companies in the world succeed in the digital era by putting the power of a thousand analysts in every business person’s hands. With ThoughtSpot’s next-generation analytics platform, business people can use Google-like search to easily analyze complex, large-scale enterprise data and get trusted insights to questions they didn’t know to ask, automatically – all with a single click.

Headquarters: Palo Alto, CA

Founders: Ajeet Singh, Amit Prakash

Website: www.thoughtspot.com

Ticketfly

Ticketfly is a cloud-based social ticketing platform for professional event promoters and venues of any size, from standing-room-only clubs to festival grounds and arenas with reserved seating.  The Ticketfly platform provides a full suite of integrated marketing and ticketing tools that streamline operations, build community, and increase ticket sales.  Ticketfly was acquired by Pandora (2015).

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Andrew Dreskin, Dan Teree

Website: www.ticketfly.com

Tonal

Tonal is the world’s most intelligent fitness system and the first truly personalized approach to strength training. Tonal enables people to lead healthier lives by providing them with the technology, guidance, and community support to effectively reach their fitness goals. Led by Aly Orady, a supercomputer engineer, the company makes strength training accessible to all. Combining cutting-edge, all-in-one equipment and personalized video guidance, it’s like having an entire gym and personal trainer, on demand, in the convenience of your home.

Headquarters: San Fransisco, CA

Founders: Aly Orady

Website: www.tonal.com

Tradewind

Tradewind Markets has built a technology platform for digitizing the ownership and trading of physical assets. The Tradewind solution combines the world-class exchange technology of IEX, the fair, simple and transparent stock exchange with a blockchain application tailored for precious metals. Tradewind is operated by a team of 22 professionals with extensive experience in electronic trading, gold investment management, market operations and blockchain technology.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Matt Trudeau, Mike Haughton, Fraser Buchan

Website: www.tradewindmarkets.com

TransferWise

TransferWise is a new kind of financial company for people and businesses that travel, live and work internationally. It’s the fairest, easiest way to manage your money across borders. With a simple money transfer platform and borderless accounts, it makes managing your money quick, easy and painless. Three million people use TransferWise to transfer over $2 billion every month, saving themselves over $2 million every day

Headquarters: London

Founders: Taavet Hinrikus, Kristo Käärmann

Website: www.transferwise.com

Tremor Video (NYSE: TRMR)

Tremor Video (NYSE: TRMR) was focused on transforming the video advertising experience across all screens for the world’s leading brands. Tremor video had an IPO in 2013 (NYSE: TRMR), and rebranded as Telaria in 2017.

Headquarters: New York, NY

Founders: Vincent Obermeier, Jason Glickman, Andrew Reis

Website: www.tremorvideodsp.com

Vendavo

Vendavo powers the shift to digital business for the world’s most demanding B2B companies, unlocking value, growing margin and accelerating revenue. With the Vendavo Commercial Excellence platform, companies develop dynamic customer insights and optimal pricing strategies that maximize margin, boost sales effectiveness and improve customer experience. Vendavo was acquired by Francisco Partners (2014).

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Website: www.vendavo.com

Violin Memory (NYSE: VMEM)

Violin Memory was a pioneer of a new class of high-performance flash-based storage systems that are designed to bring storage performance in-line with high-speed applications, servers and networks. Violin Memory had an IPO in 2013 (NYSE: VMEM).

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA

Founders: Jon Bennett

Website: violin-memory.com

Voxeo

Voxeo Corporation was a technology company that specializing in providing development platforms for unified customer experience (self-service) and unified communications (real time communications) applications. Voxeo was acquired by Aspect Software (2013).

Headquarters: Orlando, FL

Website: voxeo.com

Wandera

Wandera pioneered the world’s first cloud gateway for mobile to help security leaders manage risk and prevent threats in enterprise mobility. Wandera’s cloud intelligence engine MI:RIAM has the deepest visibility into the data coming in and out of mobile devices, assembling the industry’s largest mobile dataset and analyzing it in real-time.  Founded in 2012, Wandera protects over 1000 global enterprise customers with more than 2 million devices under management and is headquartered in London and San Francisco.

Headquarters: London

Founders: Eldar Tuvey, Roy Tuvey

Website: www.wandera.com

Zend

Zend Technologies, Inc., the PHP Company, is the leading provider of products and services for developing, deploying and managing business-critical PHP applications on-premise and in the cloud. Approximately 35 percent of the world’s Web sites are powered by PHP, the most popular language for building dynamic Web and mobile applications. Zend was acquired by Rogue Wave (2015).

Headquarters: Cupertino, CA

Founders: Zeev Suraski, Doron Gerstel

Website: www.zend.com

Disclaimer: Companies presented above do not include all investments made by Sapphire Ventures and/or under Sapphire Ventures Management. Companies presented above represent investments in venture and sport strategies. Companies presented are subject to change at Sapphire’s discretion.