Brian Paul is a Managing Director of Tenaya Capital, and he has been a member of the Tenaya investment team since 1999.
In April 2011, Forbes published its Midas List of 2011's Top TechInvestors. Brian was ranked at number 54. Brian was also recently selected as one of the 15 most powerful venture capitalists on the East Coast by Business Insider.
Previously, Brian worked in Lehman Brothers' Global Technology and Healthcare Investment Banking groups in New York, London and Los Angeles. Within these groups, Brian was responsible for public and private equity offerings as well as strategic advisory assignments. Before joining Lehman Brothers in 1994, Brian was at First Boston, where he was responsible for the purchase and sale of mortgage loan portfolios.
Brian holds an M.B.A. with distinction from the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management and a B.S. in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Board & Advisor Roles (5)Update
|Dec, 2015||Platfora||$30M / Series C||Tenaya Capital|
|Sep, 2014||GoodData||$25.7M / Series E||Tenaya Capital|
|Jul, 2014||Avere Systems||$20M / Series D||Tenaya Capital|
|Mar, 2014||Platfora||$38M / Series C (Lead)||Tenaya Capital|
|Jul, 2012||GoodData||$25M / Series C (Lead)||Tenaya Capital|
|Jul, 2012||Avere Systems||$20M / Series C||Tenaya Capital|
|Aug, 2010||Avere Systems||$17M / Series B (Lead)||Tenaya Capital|
|Dec, 2008||ExaGrid Systems||$12M / Series D||Lehman Brothers|
|Jul, 2008||VideoIQ||$10M / Series B (Lead)||Lehman Brothers|
|Nov, 2007||ExaGrid Systems||$20M / Series C (Lead)||Lehman Brothers|
|Feb 25, 2016||PE HUB - Tenaya leads $35 mln Series C for ThousandEyes|
|Aug 17, 2015||Bloomberg - College Sports Gets Open Door for More Unionizing in NLRB Ruling|
|Sep 1, 2011||VCCircle - SMS GupShup Raises Rs 45Cr In Series E Funding|
|Jul 20, 2011||FinSMEs - Acquia Completes $15M Series D Financing|
|Aug 5, 2010||Venture Beat - Avere Systems raises 17000000 in venture round|