Murat Bicer is a General Partner at Charles River Ventures focusing on investments in SaaS, cloud and enterprise infrastructure.
Prior to CRV, Murat was a General Partner at RTP Ventures, a software-focused early-stage venture firm. At RTP, Murat led the firm's investments in Datadog (led Series A), Zerto (led Series C), SiSense, BabbaCo (acquired by Barefoot Books) and Lidyana (led Series A).
Before RTP, he was with Battery Ventures where he sourced the firm's investments in Chef, XtremIO (acquired by EMC), GreenBytes (acquired by Oracle) and Datadog.
Earlier in his career, he held a number of engineering, product management and sales roles at technology companies.
Board & Advisor Roles (5)Update
|Jun, 2016||Zerto||$20M / Series E (Lead)||CRV|
|Jan, 2015||Datadog||$31M / Series C||RTP Ventures|
|Jun, 2014||Zerto||$26M / Series D||Battery Ventures|
|Jun, 2014||Sisense||$30M / Series C||RTP Ventures|
|Feb, 2014||Datadog||$15M / Series B||RTP Ventures|
|Apr, 2013||Zerto||$13M / Series C (Lead)||RTP Ventures|
|Apr, 2013||Sisense||$10M / Series B (Lead)||Battery Ventures|
|Nov, 2012||Datadog||$6.2M / Series A (Lead)||RTP Ventures|
|Aug, 2011||Zerto||$15M / Series B||Battery Ventures|
|Jun, 2011||XtremIO||$14M / Series B (Lead)||Battery Ventures|
|Apr, 2011||Datadog||$1.2M / Seed||RTP Ventures|
|May, 2010||Zerto||$6M / Series A||Battery Ventures|
|Apr 4, 2013||Venture Beat - Zerto closes $13M to disaster-proof company data in the cloud|
|Mar 9, 2012||Gigaom - Industry Moves: TubeMogul; Vibrant; RTP; Joule; Adara; Think Realtime|
|Mar 7, 2012||New York Observer - Jalak Jobanputra, RTP Ventures New Managing Director, Talks About Russian Billionaire Leonid Boguslavsky’s $120 M. Fund|
|Feb 24, 2012||Venture Beat - Russia's RTP Ventures expands U.S. operations, adds managing directors in New York and Boston|