Benchmark Capital

Business Overview

Benchmark is an early stage venture capital firm focused on social, mobile, local and cloud companies. We believe that great entrepreneurs change the world for the better. Since its founding in 1995, Benchmark has invested in more than 250 early stage startups with a market value exceeding $100 billion. Investments have included eBay, Juniper Networks, MySQL, OpenTable, Yelp, Inc., Zillow, Friendster, JAMDAT, Instagram, Hortonworks, Dropbox, Uber, Twitter, Zipcar, Asana, Quora, Gaikai, Demandforce and DOMO. Benchmark has offices in Menlo Park and San Francisco, California.

Founded
1995
Investor type
Venture Capital

Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Panaya
Acquired
Software
B2B
$59 M
4

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

January 2013
Series D
$16 M
View All Investors (3 Total)
September 2010
Series C+
$6 M
View All Investors (3 Total)
August 2009
Series B
$5 M
View All Investors (2 Total)

Funds Raised

Date Announced

Fund Number

Amount Raised

May 2020
X
$425M
December 2013
VIII
$425M
January 2011
VII
$425M

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