Accel, formerly known as Accel Partners, is a venture capital firm. The firm works with startups in seed, early and growth-stage investments. Accel's seed and early stage investments include Cloudera, Dropbox, Dropcam, Facebook, Flipkart, Jet.com and Slack. The firm’s growth capital investments focus on more developed companies that require a larger amount of capital to expand their business.


TypeInvestor
HQPalo Alto, US
Founded1983
Websiteaccel.com
Accel was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US
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Key People/Management at Accel

Jim Swartz

Jim Swartz

Founder
Arthur Patterson

Arthur Patterson

Founder
Maya Noeth

Maya Noeth

Principal
Ethan Choi

Ethan Choi

Principal
Andrei Brasoveanu

Andrei Brasoveanu

Partner
Seth Pierrepont

Seth Pierrepont

Partner
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Accel Office Locations

Accel has offices in Palo Alto, San Francisco, Bengaluru and London
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
428 University Ave
San Francisco, US
2 Jack London Alley, San Francisco
London, GB
1 New Burlington Pl
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Accel News and Updates

Accel Raises $2.5 Billion for VC Funds

Accel Raises $2.5 Billion for VC Funds

HotelTonight, Slack stakeholder Accel stays on top with $2.5B fund

Sources confirm Accel has nabbed $2.5 billion -- its largest pool of capital yet -- for three new funds.

Service automation platform Zinier raises $22 M in series B round led by Accel

Zinier, a service automation startup raised $22 million in Series B round led by Accel, along with Founders Fund, NGP Capital, Qualcomm Ventures LLC and Newfund.

Monzo backer Accel stumps up $30m for Chainalysis' London expansion

Crypto compliance startup Chainalysis has raised $30m (£23.3m) from venture capital giant Accel to open an office in London's Soho. The US firm's series B round was supported by existing investor Benchmark, which upped its stake in the company after funding Chainalysis' $16m series A last year. …

Venture Capital Investment 2019 Global Market Key Players – Accel, Benchmark Capital, First Round Capital, Lowercase Capital, Sequoia Capital, Union Square Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz.....

Venture Capital Investment – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis Of Top Key Players And Forecast To 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Brumbrum raises $23 million led by Accel for refurbished car platform

Milan-based Brumbum raised a $23 million round of venture capital as the company expands its platform that sells and rents refurbished cars.
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Accel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Accel founded?

    Accel was founded in 1983.

  • Who are Accel key executives?

    Accel's key executives are Jim Swartz, Arthur Patterson and Maya Noeth.

  • Who are Accel competitors?

    Competitors of Accel include FirstMark Capital.

  • Where is Accel headquarters?

    Accel headquarters is located at 428 University Ave, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Accel offices?

    Accel has offices in Palo Alto, San Francisco, Bengaluru and London.

  • How many offices does Accel have?

    Accel has 4 offices.