Storm Ventures is a venture capital firm focused solely on early-stage enterprise investments. It primarily invests in enterprise SaaS companies, as well as is interested in the mobile, cloud and information technology sectors. The firm aims to provide strategic capital and insights to founders and startups in the early growth stage. 

HQMenlo Park, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Storm Ventures was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, US
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Key People/Management at Storm Ventures

Alex Mendez

Alex Mendez

Managing Director
Tae Hea Nahm

Tae Hea Nahm

Managing Director
Pascale Diaine

Pascale Diaine

Ryan Floyd

Ryan Floyd

Managing Director
Sanjay Subhedar

Sanjay Subhedar

Managing Director
Arun Penmetsa

Arun Penmetsa

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Storm Ventures Office Locations

Storm Ventures has an office in Menlo Park
Menlo Park, CA, US (HQ)
3000 Sand Hill Rd 4 210
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Storm Ventures News and Updates

Storm Ventures promotes Pascale Diaine and Frederik Groce to partners

Storm Ventures, a venture firm that focuses on early stage B2B enterprise startups, announced this week that it has promoted Pascale Diaine and Frederik Groce to partners at the firm. The two new partners have worked their way up over the last several years. Groce joined Storm in 2016 and has invest…

Goodwin Advised Storm Ventures as a Joint Investor in solarisBank's 60 Million Series C

The   Fintech   and   Private Equity   teams advised Storm Ventures in relation to the EUR 60 million Series C investment round for more

Storm Ventures just closed its sixth fund with $130 million

Storm Ventures, a now 19-year-old, Sand Hill Road venture firm in Menlo Park, Ca., has closed on $130.4 million, shows a new SEC filing. The outfit began its fundraising late last year, according to an earlier filing. It had closed its previous fund with $180 million in 2015. Storm distinguishes its…

Storm Ventures brings on two new partners at enterprise-focused firm

 In a town full of venture capital firms, Storm Ventures has made its mark with a singular focus on the enterprise. This week, the company announced it has taken on two freshly minted partners, Arun Penmetsa and Paul Willard, to continue the mission. They are doubling the number of partners with thi…

Storm Ventures adds Paul Willard as partner

Storm Ventures has added Paul Willard as a partner, according to a Medium blog post from C0-Founder and Managing Director Ryan Floyd. Willard most recently was one of two partners of Subtraction Capital, a $20 million fund he launched with Jason Portnoy in 2013. Before Subtraction, Willard was CMO o…

Storm Ventures and Opus Capital leads Series A round for Aptrinsic

San Mateo, California-based Aptrinsic, a personalized product experience platform provider for companies, has raised $7.2 million in Series A funding. Storm Ventures and Opus Capital led the round.

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Storm Ventures Blogs

Airgap: Protecting Critical Assets and Infrastructure

Cybersecurity investment has grown significantly in the last decade. However, data breaches and attacks continue to occur at an increasing rate. The increased sophistication of corporate infrastructure makes it even harder to secure the network, users and their data. While a number of tools try to p…

Circula: the Rise of the SaaS-Based Employee Finance App

Storm Ventures revealed our investment in Berlin-based Circula, with a round that also included a couple of other venture capital firms, Germany’s ALSTIN Capital, and Peak from the Netherlands, totaling around $13m.Here are some reflections on why we expect Circula to continue its growth (the compan…

Zingtree: the Revenue Generating Secret Weapon for Call Centers

Today, Storm Ventures announced our investment in Zingtree. Here are some thoughts about why we expect Zingtree to play a big role in the contact center of the future — a market we know quite well thanks to our investment in another big player in the space Talkdesk.Please hold, we value your busines…

Avoma: Make Meetings Actionable

One of the biggest challenges businesses face is how to make meetings actionable and ensure the time is well spent. This is especially true as we shift to remote and distributed work environments. Organizations are struggling to ensure that communication with internal and external parties is collabo…

Understanding Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in the Startup World

McKinsey revealed a study not long ago demonstrating that “companies in the top-quartile for ethnic/cultural diversity on executive teams were 33% more likely to have industry-leading profitability.”That’s not surprising, and it’s a trend that is clearly reflected in the experiences of DEI specialis…

Outside The Perimeter: The New Digital Risk Landscape

I recently sat down with Alastair Paterson, CEO of Digital Shadows (our portfolio company), to discuss the challenges his company is solving.Check out the recording here or read below for Alastair’s insights:Ryan Floyd: Against the current background of digitalization and the rapid uptake of SaaS, t…
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Storm Ventures Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Storm Ventures founded?

    Storm Ventures was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Storm Ventures key executives?

    Storm Ventures's key executives are Alex Mendez, Tae Hea Nahm and Pascale Diaine.

  • Where is Storm Ventures headquarters?

    Storm Ventures headquarters is located at 3000 Sand Hill Rd 4 210, Menlo Park.

  • Where are Storm Ventures offices?

    Storm Ventures has an office in Menlo Park.

  • How many offices does Storm Ventures have?

    Storm Ventures has 1 office.