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Company Overview of Benchmark

Company Overview

Benchmark is a venture capital firm specializing in seed, start-up, early stage, mid venture, late venture, emerging growth, and growth capital investments. The firm seeks to invest in technology driven companies in the areas of enterprise software and services, communications and security, semiconductors, mobile, social and cloud computing, consumer services, financial services, Internet retail, online services, infrastructure services, systems software, and optical devices. It mainly seeks to invest in companies based in Europe and United States with a focus on West Coast including New York and California. The firm also seeks to invest in Israel. It typically seeks to make initial investme...

2965 Woodside Road

Woodside, CA 94062

United States

Founded in 1995

Key Executives for Benchmark

General Partner and Partner
Age: 49
General Partner, Founding Partner, and Partner
Age: 59
Founder and General Partner
Age: 51
Founder and General Partner
Age: 60
General Partner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Benchmark Key Developments

Snapchat Seeks Listing

Snap Inc. owner of Snapchat has chosen the New York Stock Exchange for its initial public offering, a person familiar with the matter said on January 30, 2017. The selection comes as Snap prepares to make its earnings public this week ahead of the IPO that is expected in March. It represents a setback for Nasdaq, which had also vied to host the listing. Snap is hoping its IPO could value it at as much as $25 billion, sources have told Reuters.

Snap Inc. Reportedly Plans To Reveal Financial Disclosures By Late Next Week For IPO

Snap Inc. plans to reveal financial statements and other disclosures for its initial public offering by late next week, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Snap Plans IPO For 2017

Snap Inc. may be the highest profile tech IPO planned for 2017, with the potential to raise billions.

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