859 Investments in 461 Companies
42 IPOs & 116 Acquisitions
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Menlo Park, CA
Funds Raised:
Financial Services, Finance, Venture Capital
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers invests globally in internet start ups and operate an informational website filled with technology news.

Investor Details


Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) is a well known Silicon Valley venture capital firm, due in large part to their past success. They were early investors in many significant companies, including Amazon, AOL, Compaq, Electronic Arts, Google, Intuit, Macromedia, Netscape, Segway, and Sun Microsystems.

The name of the firm comes from the four founding partners: Eugene Kleiner, Tom Perkins, Frank J. Caufield, and Brook Byers.

In March 2008, KPCB announced the iFund, a $100M investment initiative focused on ideas and products related to the iPhone. In March 2010, the fund was increased to $200M.

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Oct, 2016$17.6M / Series B
Oct, 2016$29M / Series C
Oct, 2016$70M / Series C (Lead)
Sep, 2016$40M / Series D
Sep, 2016$25M / Series B
Sep, 2016$35M / Series D
Sep, 2016$20.4M / Series E
Aug, 2016$1.3M / Seed
Aug, 2016$20M / Series B
Jul, 2016$77M / Venture (Lead)
Jul, 2016$12.5M / Private Equity
Jul, 2016$52M / Series B
Jun, 2016$34.4M / Venture (Lead)
Jun, 2016$32.5M / Series C
Jun, 2016$45M / Series D
Jun, 2016$67.8M / Series B
May, 2016$51.2M / Private Equity
May, 2016$7.6M / Series A (Lead)
May, 2016$25M / Series B
May, 2016$28M / Series B
May, 2016$30M / Series C
May, 2016$25M / Series C
Apr, 2016$30M / Series D
Apr, 2016$50M / Series B
Apr, 2016$33.76M / Series B
Apr, 2016$49.5M / Series C
Mar, 2016$30M / Series C
Mar, 2016$70M / Series B
Mar, 2016$20M / Series B
Mar, 2016$127M / Series C
Mar, 2016$11.5M / Series B
Mar, 2016$61.2M / Series C (Lead)
Feb, 2016$25M / Series D
Feb, 2016$8M / Series A (Lead)
Feb, 2016$50M / Series C
Feb, 2016$10.5M / Series A (Lead)
Jan, 2016$41M / Series C
Jan, 2016$58M / Venture (Lead)
Jan, 2016$15M / Series A
Jan, 2016$45M / Series D

Current Team (70)


Funds (17)

Dec 15, 2010KPCB XIV LLCUnknown Amount
Nov 3, 2011KPCB China Fund II$250M
Apr 13, 2011KPCB Digital Growth Fund LLCUnknown Amount
Jul 17, 2014KPCB XVI LLCUnknown Amount
May 29, 2007KPCB China Fund LPUnknown Amount
Mar 6, 2008iFund$100M
May 23, 2012KPCB XV LLCUnknown Amount
Jun 29, 2016Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XVII$400M
Jun 16, 2015KPCB Edge Fund$4M
May 5, 2004Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XI$400M
Mar 14, 2006KPCB PBD Fund LLCUnknown Amount
May 29, 2008KPCB XIII LLCUnknown Amount
May 29, 2008KPCB Green Growth Fund LLCUnknown Amount
Sep 16, 2014KPCB Digital Growth Fund II LLCUnknown Amount
Unknown DateKPCB 15$525M
Mar 31, 2006KPCB XII LLCUnknown Amount
Jun 29, 2016KPCB Digital Growth Fund III$1B

Products (1)

  • KPCB Fellows is a work-based program that pairs engineering, design, and entrepreneurial students with startup companies in the U.S.

Competitors (3)

  • 3M New Ventures invests in disruptive, early-stage innovations and is a venture capital firm headquartered in Minnesota.
  • Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments is the venture capital company of Deutsche Telekom, an integrated telecommunications company
  • Intel Capital is an investment firm that is focused on mergers, acquisitions, and equity investments related to tech startups.

Offices/Locations (4)

  • HQ

    Menlo Park, CA


  • US Office

    2750 Sand Hill Road

    Menlo Park, CA 94025


  • Shanghai Office

    Unit 27, Xin Kang Garden

    1273 Huai Hai Zhong Road

    Shanghai, 200031


  • Beijing Office

    Unit 2705, Tower C Office Building, Yintai Center

    No. 2 Jianguomenwai Avenue, Chaoyang District

    Beijing, 100022


Past Team (68)


Images (1)


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