Venture Capital

Greylock Partners
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GREYLOCK PARTNERS - Description and Overview

INVESTOR TYPE Venture Capital
Greylock Partners was founded in 1965 and is a private venture capital firm. As of 2010, it has committed capital of over $2 billion under management and has provided equity capital and support to over 300 growth companies. Of these companies, over 125 have became publicly held, and over 100 others have merged with other companies.

Greylock Partners aims to support a company's management team in building a world-class enterprise by becoming a member of the company's Board of Directors. This includes working to build a management team, facilitating relationships with other companies, helping to set a company's strategic direction, and raising additional capital both privately and publicly.

Greylock Partners' Fund Size
In November 2009, Greylock Partners announced the closing of Greylock XIII, a $575M fund; this fund will be used to invest in and support enterprise and consumer software, services and infrastructure ventures.

Greylock Partners India
Grelock Partners has entered the VC market in India and its areas of focus in India are technology and technology-enabled services, which include: IT product companies, consumer internet, mobile and services.


More detailed information and downloadable data for Greylock Partners including their entire portfolio, amounts invested and industry focus areas is available at CB Insights.