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October 07, 2015 2:57 AM ET

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Company Overview of Canaan Partners

Company Overview

Canaan Partners is a private equity, venture capital firm specializing in buyout investments in all stages of development, seed financings, start-ups, growth and early stage investments, typically Series A and B financings. It typically invests in technology and healthcare sectors. Within technology, it focuses on fintech, big data, cloud, mobile, consumer software, advertising and marketing, clean technology, security, domains, wireless, managed services, online advertising, electronic payments, mobile, micro payments, and loyalty services, electronics and computer hardware, digital media, enterprise software and services, and communications and mobility. In clean technology, the firm inves...

2765 Sand Hill Road

Menlo Park, CA 94025

United States

Founded in 1987





Key Executives for Canaan Partners

Partner and Co-Founder
Chief Financial Officer and Administrative General Partner
General Partner
Age: 52
General Partner
Age: 58
General Partner
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Canaan Partners Key Developments

Canaan Partners Launch Technology Startup Indifi Technologies

Canaan Partners, is launching his new venture Indifi Technologies, a technology startup that will enable the country's micro and small enterprises to gain greater access to debt financing. The startup, the formal launch of which is expected to be on September 30, 2015, marks the return of Mittal to his entrepreneurial roots, more than a decade after he exited his earlier startup, JobsAhead, an e-recruitment venture, after it was acquired by for about INR 400 million.

Canaan Partners Presents at MEDevice San Diego Conference & Showcase, Sep-02-2015 01:15 PM

Canaan Partners Presents at MEDevice San Diego Conference & Showcase, Sep-02-2015 01:15 PM. Venue: San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego, California, United States. Speakers: Brenton K. Ahrens, General Partner.

Canaan Partners Presents at Private Equity Analyst Conference 2015, Jun-02-2015 02:55 PM

Canaan Partners Presents at Private Equity Analyst Conference 2015, Jun-02-2015 02:55 PM. Venue: Essex House, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Warren T. Lee, General Partner.

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