JK&B Capital is a venture capital firm focused in the software, IT and commu- nications markets with over $1.1 billion of capital under management.
Founded in 1996, JK&B has built a track record of generating exceptional returns for investors by identifying and investing in companies with technologies which have been critical to the growth of the worldâ€™s information economy.
A key to JK&Bâ€™s success has been its ability to leverage its substantial technology domain expertise to identify, analyze and access the most promising emerging technologies and the companies behind them. JK&B then provide these companies with financial support, strategic guidance and most importantly technical guidance to help them grow and prosper.
JK&B has distinguished itself in the venture capital industry through the level of â€œhands-onâ€ technology expertise resident among its team of eight investment professionals and through the rigorous research, analysis and investment discipline it applies to each of its investments.
JK&Bâ€™s Partners have come from senior management positions at some of the most successful firms in the technology industry. JK&B Partners are recognized in the industry as thought leaders, industry visionaries and highly sought after value-added Partners within their areas of expertise. The firmâ€™s Partners through their previous executive positions have established an extensive network of industry contacts and proprietary relationships extending JK&Bâ€™s intellectual reach and offering its portfolio companies high level access to potential customers, strategic partners and financing sources.
JK&Bâ€™s flat organizational structure and team-based approach allows the firm to respond very quickly to investment needs and market changes. JK&B believes that as technology becomes more sophisticated, venture capitalists must increasingly draw on specialized skills with a heavy focus on distinct technology expertise. The firm also takes a team-based approach to analysis and investment decision-making.
JK&B believes that there is a changing definition of success in the VC industry. JK&B believes the firms that will flourish will be leaner, technically astute, and highly focused.
|Pharma Two B||10/2012||Series B||$8M||2|
|S.E.A. Medical Systems||1/2012||Series B||$3M||1|
|VMIX Media||10/2009||Series B||$2M||4|
|Aperto Networks||4/2008||Series F||$20M||8|
|Treemo Labs||10/2007||Series A||$2.55M||1|
|VMIX Media||10/2007||Series B||$16.5M||4|
|Fraudwall Technologies||9/2007||Series B||$4.5M||1|
|Anchor Intelligence||9/2007||Series B||$4M||1|
|nCircle Network Security||5/2007||Venture Round||$5M||4|
|Aperto Networks||1/2007||Series E||$19M||8|
|Scalent Systems||1/2007||Series C||$15M||4|
|Cranite Systems||6/2006||Series C||$11.5M||7|
|Aperto Networks||4/2006||Series E||$26M||7|
|ClearPoint Metrics||12/2005||Venture Round||$3.5M||2|
|Aperto Networks||9/2005||Series E||$17M||7|
|Aperto Networks||3/2004||Series D||$20M||7|