Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested more than US$7.5 billion in approximately 1,000 companies in 45 countries. In that timeframe, 168 portfolio companies have gone public on various exchanges around the world and 212 were acquired or participated in a merger. In 2007, Intel Capital invested about US$639 million in 166 deals with approximately 37 percent of funds invested outside the United States. Intel Capital has made a number of well known investments around the globe. These include Actions Semiconductor, Bellrock Media, Broadcom, CNET, Citrix Systems, Clearwire, Elpida Memory, FPT, India Infoline.com, Inktomi, Insyde Software, Integrant Technologies, Marvell etc.
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SAIF Partners is a leading Asian private equity firm which makes privately negotiated equity or equity-linked investments across several growth sectors such as consumer products & services, technology, media, telecom, financial services, etc. They work closely with portfolio companies to develop their business both organically and through acquisitions, in initiating investment opportunities, structuring and negotiating acquisitions, and working with portfolio company's management teams to maximize investment returns.
SAIF's relationship with its entrepreneurs is built on a shared commitment to excellence. To an extent, they get involved in recruiting members of a management team, making business development introductions, negotiating deals, finding strategic partners, generating sales leads, or developing new product or business ideas. The belief in working as a team, bringing on broad an array of skill sets, experience and connections have led to many successful ventures.
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Saama Capital II, is an India focused venture capital fund and is the independent successor fund to SVB India Capital Partners, I (“SICP”). SICP has been successfully investing in Indian companies since 2006 following a collaborative partner driven approach with diversification across stage and sector. Saama Capital is the same team, with the same strategy as SICP, but under a new identity.
Saama Capital invests in exceptional entrepreneurs and ideas to build great companies, and provides support and strength to entrepreneurs to create billion dollar companies in India..
For more information: www.saamacapital.vc
Sapphire Ventures is focused on helping today’s most innovative technology companies become global category-defining leaders. Leveraging nearly two decades of experience and an extensive global enterprise network, Sapphire Ventures invests capital, resources and expertise to enable its portfolio companies to scale rapidly. Whether entrepreneurs sell to businesses, consumers or both, Sapphire Ventures offers a powerful platform for business development and operational excellence to help them accelerate growth. With US$1.4 billion under active management via direct growth investments and an early-stage fund of funds strategy, Sapphire Ventures is uniquely positioned to elevate companies to the global stage. Find us in Palo Alto and London.
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