Trident Capital

Trident Capital is a multistage venture capital firm that has invested in over 180 companies since inception in 1993. The firm raised seven funds and $1.9 billion of capital between 1993 and 2010.

In 2015, the partners of Trident Capital formed two new, focused firms, Trident Capital Cybersecurity and Sunstone Partners. Trident Capital Cybersecurity is a venture capital firm focused exclusively on cybersecurity. Sunstone Partners is a growth equity firm focused on technology enabled business services.

Type
Investor
HQ
San Mateo, US
Founded
1993
Trident Capital was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in San Mateo, US

Key People at Trident Capital

John Moragne

John Moragne

Co-founder and Managing Director
Donald Dixon

Donald Dixon

Co-founder and Managing Director

Trident Capital Office Locations

Trident Capital has an office in San Mateo
San Mateo, US (HQ)
300 400 S El Camino Real

Trident Capital Investment Portfolio

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Trident Capital News and Updates

HyTrust raises $36M and acquires DataGravity

 Word spread late last week that data visibility and security startup DataGravity had been acquired. At the time, though, it was unclear by whom. Now we know. It was HyTrust, a company that specializes in securing workloads that run in private and public clouds. The details of the deal were not disc…

The Industrial IoT: 125+ Startups Transforming Factory Floors, Oil Fields, And Supply Chains

With connected devices like Nest and Sonos breaking into the mainstream, the IoT has become one of the most-discussed tech trends of the last twenty years. But the IoT extends well beyond the home and consumer-level gadgets. Asset-heavy industries like manufacturing, logistics, mining, oil, utilitie…

Outlook 2017: Entrepreneurs see uncertainty, women face obstacles

After a healthy recalibration in 2016 — public markets bouncing back, valuations corrected, exit market improved — entrepreneurs and executives seem to have a more realistic outlook for 2017. However, as the U.S. transitions under a new administration, startup sentiments are unclear. “We did recogni…

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Trident Capital Cybersecurity’s $300 million fund shows the depth of security woes

 Trident Capital Cybersecurity has raised $300 million to invest in new technology companies tackling security threats around the internet of things, payment technologies, identity management, privacy and data management. The new fund, launched by the longtime mid-to-late-stage investment firm Tride…

Trident Capital spins out cybersecurity-focused firm and launches $300 million fund

Trident Capital Cybersecurity, which spun out of Trident Capital in 2015, announced today that it has closed a $300 million venture fund — Fund I — that will invest primarily in early stage cybersecurity companies. Managing directors Alberto Yépez and Don Dixon, who cofounded the new fund, were inve…
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