Current Companies

BillGuard

A personal-finance security service powered by collective consumer vigilance.

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2010
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Cloudinary

Cloudinary is a cloud-based image and video management service for web and mobile developers.

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2015
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CloudLock

CloudLock provides information security applications for enterprises using cloud platforms.

Investment Date: 
2014
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CTERA Networks

Storage service platform for enterprises and cloud providers.

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2014
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Densbits

Advanced Flash memory controller technology using proprietary error correction.

Investment Date: 
2010
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Dynamic Yield

Conversion Optimization and Personalization for Web Businesses

Investment Date: 
2013
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Fiverr

Fiverr is a market place for small services with starting prices at $5.

Investment Date: 
2011
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Illusive Networks

Illusive Networks has developed deception technology to protect against targeted cyber attacks and advanced persistent threats (APTs).

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2015
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Intigua

Intigua simplifies IT operations for private and public clouds by virtualizing the management layer.

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2012
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MyHeritage

MyHeritage is an online service for building family trees, conducting genealogy research and connecting with distant family members.

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2012
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Qwilt

Provider of transparent caching for carriers and network service providers.

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2013
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Ravello Systems

Service enabling VMware workloads to run in the public cloud

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2012
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ScyllaDB

ScyllaDB is a high performance NoSQL database that is fully compatible with Apache Cassandra.

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2013
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Sedona Systems

Sedona Systems revolutionizes the way high-end networks are designed and operated, leveraging the emerging wave of SDN (software defined networks).

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2014
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Siano Mobile Silicon, Inc.

Provides a low power silicon solution for mobile digital TV on consumer devices.

Investment Date: 
2006
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Stratoscale

Rack scale computing

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2013
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Team8

Team8 is an Israeli cyber-security venture capital fund.

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2015
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Vasona Networks, Inc.

Vasona Networks is developing software that improves mobile carrier infrastructure efficiency.

Investment Date: 
2011
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Vayyar Imaging

Vayyar develops RF-based 3D imaging sensors.

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2012
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Wix

Wix.com is a cloud-based development platforms that makes it easy to develop a web or mobile presence.  In 2007, Bessemer became the first institutional investor and continued to support Wix through its IPO in 2013 (NASDAQ: WIX).

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2007
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Past Companies

Advanced Recognition Technologies (acq. by Scansoft)

The market leader in embedded speech and handwriting recognition software for mass-market, mobile devices.  ART was acquired by Scansoft in 2005.

Investment Date: 
2004
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2005
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Altair Semiconductor (acq. by Sony)

Altair Semiconductor is the leader in single-mode LTE baseband and RF silicon for 4G devices, developing ultra low-power mobile WiMAX silicon solutions optimized for handsets and handheld devices.  In January 2016, Altair was acquired by Sony Corporation.

Investment Date: 
2007
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2016
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Cyota (acq. by RSA)

Leading player in the anti-fraud space, specializing in financial institutions. Specializes in fraud related to the Internet, such as online banking fraud, e-commerce fraud and phishing.

Investment Date: 
2004
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2005
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DSP Group

Designs the digital-signal processors (DSPs) and related speech-compression software that convert speech and other audio data into digital values for consumer electronics.

Investment Date: 
1992
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1994
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Intucell (acq. by Cisco)

Intucell developed a Self Optimizing Network (SON) platform for mobile operators to manage their Radio Access Network. In February 2013, Intucell was acquired by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Investment Date: 
2011
Exit Year: 
2013
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Mellanox Technologies

Leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet connectivity solutions and services for servers and storage. In 2007, Mellanox completed its IPO on NASDAQ (MLNX).

Investment Date: 
2001
Exit Year: 
2007
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Soluto (acq. by Asurion)

Developed a revolutionary approach to improving PC performance.  In November 2013, Soluto was acquired by Asurion.

Investment Date: 
2009
Exit Year: 
2013
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Storwize (acq. by IBM)

Storwize provides a unique, transparent, real-time storage compression solution that dramatically boosts available storage space. It was purchased by IBM in August 2010.

Investment Date: 
2008
Exit Year: 
2010
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Traffix Systems (acq. by F5)

Traffix developed the first Diameter Signaling Controller for balancing the signaling loads on mobile networks  In 2012, Traffix Systems was acquired by F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV).

Investment Date: 
2011
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2012
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Team

David Cowan

David Cowan

David Cowan is a Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners.

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Adam Fisher

Adam Fisher

Adam Fisher is a partner at BVP, where he manages the firm’s Herzliya office focused on investments in Israel and Europe

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Bob Goodman

Bob Goodman

Bob Goodman is a Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners.

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Amit Karp

Amit Karp

Amit Karp, a vice president focusing on investments in Israel and Europe. 

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Netanel Meir

Netanel Meir

Netanel Meir, an Associate, joined the firm in 2014. 

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