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16 Investments in 12 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://sierraventures.com
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Ben joined Sierra in 2000 from 3Com where he served as a Senior Systems Architect and Project Manager. Prior to joining 3Com, while completing his Ph.D. at Princeton University, Ben worked as a Research Assistant at Princeton's Lightwave Communication Research Lab. Prior to beginning his studies at Princeton, Ben held a variety of engineering consulting roles at Metz in Australia. Ben holds both a Ph. D. and Masters of Arts from Princeton and a Bachelor of Engineering with 1st class honors from the University of Western Australia. Mr. Yu holds a BSEE from the University of Western Australia and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University.

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Managing Director

May, 2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
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Engineering and Project Management Positions
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Oct, 2015$1.9M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2013$2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2013$10M / Series A (Lead)
Jul, 2012$608k / Venture
Dec, 2010$10M / Series C
Aug, 2008$19M / Series C
May, 2008$12.5M / Series B
Apr, 2008$19M / Series C (Lead)
Nov, 2007$20M / Series D
Jun, 2007$20M / Series C
Jan, 2007$14.5M / Series B (Lead)
Aug, 2006$17M / Series C (Lead)
Aug, 2005$26M / Series F
Apr, 2005$8.5M / Series B (Lead)
Oct, 2003$15M / Series C (Lead)
Aug, 2003$17M / Series C

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