Noventi Ventures is an early-stage technology venture capital firm.
Noventi invests in emerging technology companies. It has invested in advanced wireless applications, video over IP and enterprise software and security. Currently it is focusing in technologies for alternative energy, energy efficiency and environmental applications.
It was founded in 2002 by Giacomo Marini and it is based in Silicon Valley, California. It was initially called CIR Ventures from the name of the original anchor investor, CIR Group.
Noventi’s team has a core component originating from Logitech, the leading computer peripherals company. Giacomo Marini and Pierluigi Zappacosta are two of the Logitech co-founders and Masa Ishii was an early board member and long-time advisor. James Horn joined Noventi after venture experience at Intel Capital and RSA Ventures.
|Neato Robotics||4/2012||Series D||$12.2M||2|
|Aurora Biofuels||3/2010||Series C||$15M||3|
|Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power)||12/2008||Series B||4|
|Aurora Biofuels||6/2008||Series B||$20M||3|
|Active Optical MEMS||7/2007||Series B||$2M||1|
|Aurora Biofuels||1/2007||Series A||$5M||3|