Overview

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Investments
948 Investments in 523 Companies
Exits
30 IPOs & 185 Acquisitions
Founders:
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Headquarters:
Palo Alto, California
Funds Raised:
$19.56B
Categories:
Internet, Venture Capital
Description:
Accel is a leading early and growth-stage venture capital firm, powering a global community of entrepreneurs.
Website:
http://www.accel.com
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Investor Details

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Founded:
1983
Aliases:
Accel
Type:
Venture Capital that does Seed, Early Stage Venture, and Later Stage Venture Investments
Sectors:
Software, Mobile, Enterprise Software, Financial Technology, Design, Big Data, Internet of Things, Security, Media
Regions:
United States, India, Europe, Israel

Accel is a leading early and growth-stage venture capital firm, powering a global community of entrepreneurs. Accel backs entrepreneurs who have what it takes to build a world-class, category-defining business. Founded in 1983, Accel brings more than three decades of experience building and supporting hundreds of companies. Accel’s vision for entrepreneurship and business enables it to identify and invest in the companies that will be responsible for the growth of next-generation industries.

Accel-backed companies include Atlassian, Braintree, Cloudera, DJI, Dropbox, Dropcam, Etsy, Facebook, Flipkart, Lookout Security, MoPub, Qualtrics, Slack, Spotify, Supercell, Vox Media and others. Visit www.accel.com for more or @Accel on Twitter.

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Sep, 2016$20M / Series B
Sep, 2016undisclosed amount / Seed (Lead)
Sep, 2016$2.4M / Seed
Sep, 2016$15M / Series D
Sep, 2016$10M / Series A (Lead)
Sep, 2016undisclosed amount / Non Equity Assistance
Sep, 2016$8.5M / Series A
Sep, 2016$31.1M / Series D
Aug, 2016₹450M / Venture (Lead)
Aug, 2016$27.4M / Series B
Aug, 2016$7.1M / Series B
Aug, 2016$10M / Series A (Lead)
Aug, 2016$15M / Series B
Aug, 2016$650k / Seed (Lead)
Aug, 2016$750k / Seed
Aug, 2016$15M / Convertible Note
Jul, 2016$10M / Venture
Jul, 2016$30M / Series D (Lead)
Jul, 2016$5M / Series A
Jul, 2016$81.5M / Series C
Jul, 2016$15M / Venture
Jun, 2016$8M / Series A (Lead)
Jun, 2016$22M / Series B
Jun, 2016$9M / Series A
Jun, 2016$55M / Series D
Jun, 2016$50M / Venture
Jun, 2016$34M / Private Equity
Jun, 2016$4.4M / Series A (Lead)
Jun, 2016$27.5M / Series A (Lead)
Jun, 2016$1.7M / Seed (Lead)
May, 2016$6M / Series A (Lead)
May, 2016$1M / Seed
May, 2016undisclosed amount / Angel
May, 2016$10M / Series A (Lead)
May, 2016$100M / Venture
May, 2016$15M / Series B
May, 2016$11.6M / Series A
May, 2016$7M / Series C
May, 2016$12M / Series B (Lead)
May, 2016$1.5M / Seed

Current Team (77)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Funds (19)

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AnnouncedNameAmount
Dec 11, 2008Accel London III$525M
Jun 12, 2012Accel Europe Fund$500M
Unknown DateAccel XI$475M
Jan 14, 2005Accel IX Strategic Partners, LPUnknown Amount
Dec 11, 2008Accel Growth Fund$480M
Unknown DateAccel Growth Fund II$875M
Unknown DateAccel Fund$10B
Unknown DateAccel London IV$475M
Mar 5, 2008Accel X Strategic Partners, LPUnknown Amount
Mar 24, 2015Accel India IV$305M
Jun 12, 2000Accel Fund VIII$1.6B
Nov 1, 2011Big Data Fund 2$100M
Unknown DateSidecar funds$94M
Mar 15, 2016Accel Growth Fund IV$1.5B
Apr 11, 2016Accel London V$500M
Unknown DateAccel Growth Fund 3$1B
Unknown DateEarly-Stage Fund$475M
Mar 15, 2016Early Stage Fund XIII$500M
Unknown DateAccel India Fund III$155M

Products (1)

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Offices/Locations (5)

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  • Headquarters

    428 University Avenue

    Palo Alto, California 94301

    United States

  • London Office

    16 St. James's Street

    London, SW1A 1ER

    GBR

  • New York Office

    111 8th Avenue, 16th floor

    New York, New York 10011

    United States

  • San Francisco Office

    2 Jack London Alley

    San Francisco, California 94107

    United States

  • Bangalore Office

    #886/A-17th E Main, 6th Block

    Opposite to Koramangala Club, Koramangala

    Bangalore, Karnataka 560095

    India

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