- Cambridge, Massachusetts
- Funds Raised:
- Enterprise, Consumer
- Highland Capital Partners is a Massachusetts-based venture capital firm that offers seed-, early-, and growth-stage funding solutions.
Founded in 1988, Highland Capital Partners is a global venture capital firm focused on putting the entrepreneur first.
With offices in Silicon Valley, Boston and Shanghai, Highland has raised over $3 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 225 companies, resulting in category-defining businesses across consumer and enterprise technology.
Investments include 2U, Ask Jeeves, Bromium, Gigamon, Leap Motion, LevelUp, Lycos, MapQuest, Nebula, QD Vision, Qihoo 360, Quattro Wireless, RentJuice, Rent the Runway, Starent Networks, Sybase, Violin Memory, VistaPrint and WePay.
Highland also serves as a mentor for future entrepreneurs through [email protected], a program that provides students and university-affiliated startups with the environment and resources to take their initiative to the next level.
Current Team (22)Update
|May 21, 2014||Europe Tech Growth fund||$250M|
|May 21, 2014||Tech Growth Fund||$250M|
|Unknown Date||Highland Capital Partners VIII Limited Partnership||$400M|
|Unknown Date||2007 "Consumer" Fund||$300M|
|Unknown Date||Leap Fund||$25M|
|Jan 17, 2000||Highland Capital Partners V||$500M|
|2012||Highland Europe Fund I||$200M|
|Unknown Date||Highland's IX fund||$400M|
|Oct 5, 2016||Venture Beat - Stripe acquires team behind NoSQL database startup RethinkDB|
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|Sep 11, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - A $130 billion Wall Street investor is trying to muscle in on Silicon Valley|
|Sep 9, 2016||Work-Bench - The Multiplier Effects of Distributed Security Architecture|
|Aug 25, 2016||Venture Beat - The world’s first public self-driving taxi service hits Singapore roads today|
|Aug 25, 2016||IT World - NuTonomy starts trials in Singapore of self-driving taxi service|
|Aug 22, 2016||Venture Capital Database - 15 Startups Not Named Magic Leap Raising AR/VR Mega-Rounds|
|Aug 16, 2016||Business Wire - On-Demand Talent Leader OneSpace Launches New SaaS Platform|
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