We have been the earliest investor with dozens of
teams that have dared to pursue their vision

 

Many have created and led new markets
by redefining the possible

 

All have inspired us in some important way

Our Portfolio

Appthority

Appthority

Appthority provides the industry’s first all-in-one App Risk Management service that employs dynamic and behavioral analysis to immediately discover the hidden actions of apps and empower organizations to apply custom policies to prevent unwanted app behaviors. Having analyzed more than three million apps for its Global 2000 and government customers, only Appthority combines the largest global database of analyzed public and private apps with advanced policy management tools to automate control over risky app actions and protect corporate data. Appthority delivers visibility and trust to enterprises and their rapidly expanding app ecosystems.

Headquartered in San Francisco, Appthority is venture-backed by U.S. Venture Partners and Venrock and additionally funded by Blue Coat Systems, and Knollwood Investment Advisory.

  • Founded: 2011
  • Round Partnered: Series A
  • Year Partnered: 2012
  • Fund: Prior Art
  • Clear Partner(s): Chris Rust
  • Status: Acquired
  • Acquirer: Symantec (NLOK)

Results

The 4 companies our team co-founded produced over $1.7 billion of market cap from 2 IPOs and 2 acquisitions

The 50+ early-stage companies we funded produced over $52 billion of market cap from 34 exits, with 8 going from seed/series A to IPO, 24 acquisitions

Some of our greatest learnings and closest personal partnerships have come from our losses

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