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Investments

238

Portfolio Exits

57

Funds

10

Service Providers

1

About El Dorado Ventures

Founded in 1986, El Dorado Ventures (EDV) is a leading early-stage venture capital firm that invests in disruptive technologies and business models in emerging and high-growth markets, across a broad range of sectors including software, technology-enabled services, communications and emerging technology.El Dorado has a two-decade track record of successful early-stage technology investing, including early investments in Compellent Technologies, Cyras Systems, EarthLink, Efficient Networks, Novellus and NuSpeed Internet Systems. Numerous EDV portfolio companies have gone public or been acquired by major technology companies, including AT&T, Ciena, Cisco Systems, nVidia, Siemens and Texas Instruments.With more than $750 million in capital under management, EDV has a stable group of institutional investors, most of whom have invested with EDV for more than a decade. EDV�s limited partners also include a select group of successful entrepreneurs and other technology luminaries, known as EDV�s Technology Partner Network, who play an active role as strategic consultants to EDV and its portfolio companies.El Dorado�s team of investment professionals is cycle-tested, accessible and easy to work with. EDV�s General Partners get directly involved in investment decisions early in the process, providing entrepreneurs with valuable and rapid feedback as EDV moves toward making its investment decision.In addition to its investment, EDV offers entrepreneurs hands-on guidance and value-added support including access to senior consultants, educational and networking events, an online Resource Center and an annual CEO Summit.

El Dorado Ventures Headquarter Location

2440 Sand Hill Road Suite 200

Menlo Park, California, 94025,

United States

(650) 854-1200

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The Edge Computing Landscape

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Edge computing companies facilitate workload deployment in addition to providing data processing and storage at the farthest reaches of the network. These edge computing companies range from data centers at the edge to workload management tools designed to orchestrate edge deploy

Latest El Dorado Ventures News

Hive-IO, run by former Devon IT CEO, gets funding from Citrix, Osage

Oct 13, 2017

Hive-IO, a startup focused on software-defined infrastructure, announced Tuesday it had completed its Series B Round of financing led by Rally Ventures with Citrix Systems, Inc., Osage Venture Partners (OVP), and El Dorado Ventures participating. Hive-IO, based in New York, definitely has a Philly-like feel to it. Joe Makiod, former CEO of Devon IT, is Hive-IO's CEO as well as a founder. And with Osage's participation, Nate Lentz, Managing Partner at OVP joined the Hive-IO Board of Directors. In July, Hive-IO announced it has acquired "certain assets" of Atlantis Computing, another player in software-defined infrastructure.

El Dorado Ventures Investments

238 Investments

El Dorado Ventures has made 238 investments. Their latest investment was in H2Scan as part of their Debt on January 1, 2020.

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El Dorado Ventures Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

1/15/2020

Debt

H2Scan

$3M

Yes

8

10/10/2017

Series B

Hive-IO

Yes

4

9/27/2016

Series B - II

Beckon

$10M

No

2

6/1/2015

Series G

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$99M

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10

1/27/2015

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

1/15/2020

10/10/2017

9/27/2016

6/1/2015

1/27/2015

Round

Debt

Series B

Series B - II

Series G

Series B

Company

H2Scan

Hive-IO

Beckon

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Amount

$3M

$10M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

8

4

2

10

10

El Dorado Ventures Portfolio Exits

57 Portfolio Exits

El Dorado Ventures has 57 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Lockpath on August 06, 2019.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

8/6/2019

Acquired

$99M

3

5/3/2019

Acquired

$99M

1

11/1/2018

Acquired

$99M

1

6/25/2018

Acquired

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$99M

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10

5/8/2017

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

8/6/2019

5/3/2019

11/1/2018

6/25/2018

5/8/2017

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

3

1

1

10

10

El Dorado Ventures Acquisitions

1 Acquisition

El Dorado Ventures acquired 1 company. Their latest acquisition was Rogue Wave Software on January 01, 2007.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

1/1/2007

Debt

$99M

$4.5M

Acq - Fin

Date

1/1/2007

Investment Stage

Debt

Companies

Valuation

$99M

Total Funding

$4.5M

Note

Acq - Fin

Sources

El Dorado Ventures Fund History

10 Fund Histories

El Dorado Ventures has 10 funds, including El Dorado Technology '05 LP.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

12/31/2005

El Dorado Technology '05 LP

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$6M

1

2/3/2005

El Dorado Ventures VII LP

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$201M

1

12/31/2001

El Dorado Technology '01

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$8M

1

12/31/2000

El Dorado Technology '99

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$99M

10

11/30/2000

El Dorado Ventures VI LP

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$99M

10

Closing Date

12/31/2005

2/3/2005

12/31/2001

12/31/2000

11/30/2000

Fund

El Dorado Technology '05 LP

El Dorado Ventures VII LP

El Dorado Technology '01

El Dorado Technology '99

El Dorado Ventures VI LP

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

Closed

Closed

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Amount

$6M

$201M

$8M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

El Dorado Ventures Service Providers

1 Service Provider

El Dorado Ventures has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Counsel

General Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

General Counsel

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El Dorado Ventures Team

11 Team Members

El Dorado Ventures has 11 team members, including current Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Adrien Chaltiel.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Adrien Chaltiel

Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Current

Jim Kunse

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Steve Bourne

Chief Technology Officer

Current

Gary Kalbach

Founding Partner

Current

Charles Beeler

Piper Sandler, Scripps Ventures, and SightLine Partners

General Partner

Current

Name

Adrien Chaltiel

Jim Kunse

Steve Bourne

Gary Kalbach

Charles Beeler

Work History

Piper Sandler, Scripps Ventures, and SightLine Partners

Title

Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Founding Partner

General Partner

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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