Sierra Ventures

Since 1982, Sierra has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs around the world begin and grow successful technology companies. Our passion is finding the right combination of innovative technology and talented entrepreneurs, and guiding them with expertise and capital to help companies grow and deliver on their promise. Together with our vast network of successful entrepreneurs, Fortune 1000 CIOs, operational executives and deep domain experts across many areas, let us help you build the next great technology company. 

Type
Investor
HQ
San Mateo, US
Founded
1982
Sierra Ventures was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in San Mateo, US

Key People at Sierra Ventures

Mark Fernandes

Mark Fernandes

Managing Director
Tim Guleri

Tim Guleri

Managing Director
Ben Yu

Ben Yu

Managing Director
Aaron Tong

Aaron Tong

Venture Partner
Vignesh Ravikumar

Vignesh Ravikumar

Associate
Hrishikesh Joshi

Hrishikesh Joshi

Associate

Sierra Ventures Office Locations

Sierra Ventures has an office in San Mateo
San Mateo, US (HQ)
1010 1400 Fashion Island Blvd

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Sierra Ventures News and Updates

Sliver.tv raises $9.8 million for esports in VR

Esports VR broadcasting company SLIVER.tv announced it completed series A round equity funding with $9.8 million raised. To date, the company has received $17.5 million. Danhua Capital, Heuristic Capital Partners, and ZP Capital led the round while addition funding came from DCM, Sierra Ventures, Th…

Sliver.tv raises $9.8M to make eSports spectating less passive

 Twitch and YouTube Gaming have reigned supreme in the eSports viewing space, but the services have struggled to find ways to make the action of watching other people play video games into a more interactive experience. Sliver.tv is bringing 360-degree views to traditional 2D eSports PC content via …

Applitools raises $8 million for its quality assurance computer vision

Software testing company Applitools has raised $8 million for its technology that uses computer vision to recognize changes to websites or mobile apps like typos, missing icons, or other content. Developers using Applitools can catch mistakes or spot variations between version history or web browser…

How to watch Day Two of MB 2017 live

VentureBeat’s MB 2017: How AI, messaging, and personalization will rock your world resumes today. Day two continues an exploration of how artificial intelligence and other disruptive technologies are affecting the entire marketing ecosystem. Every brand, marketer, product manager, and innovator must…

MobileBeat 2017: I’m afraid we’re way past that joke, Dave

VB EVENT: The hype around artificial intelligence has launched a thousand hilarious jokes, from Terminator references to Space Odyssey HAL hilarity. That, plus a number of false starts and dead ends, has meant that the technology often hasn’t gotten the real-world focus and application that it deser…

A who’s who of AI speakers coming to MobileBeat 2017 — July 11 & 12

VB EVENT: VentureBeat is deeply rooted in Silicon Valley, with connections to the industry’s most innovative and compelling technology and brand leaders. For MobileBeat 2017, we’re bringing together the leaders and innovators, the vanguards who recognize AI and machine learning for the game changer …
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