Daring to Dream and
Redefine What’s Possible

We have been the earliest investor with dozens of teams that have dared to pursue their vision—creating and leading new markets, and shaping the future.

Meet the companies that inspire us every day.

Our Companies

Dune Networks

Dune Networks

Dune Networks was a fabless semiconductor supplier of networking devices for building data centers and Ethernet switching platforms.  They achieved global market share leadership for 10GbE+ switch fabrics.

  • Founded: 2000
  • Round Partnered: Series B
  • Year Partnered: 2007
  • Fund: Prior Investments
  • Clear Partner(s): Chris Rust
  • Status: Acquired
  • Year Acquired: 2009
  • Acquirer: Broadcom (BRCM)
  • Acquisition Price: $ 205,000,000
Chris has a thorough understanding of the steps necessary to build a successful Communication-IC fabless company. Chris provided good advice along the road and useful insight on the market opportunities and direction. On the corporate side, Chris was supportive of the founders and the employees along the way and highly supportive of management during the M&A decision process. I had good experience with many VCs throughout my career, and Chris distinguished himself in his long term vision and partnership approach.
Eyal Dagan, Founder & CEO (also Founder & CEO of Leaba Semiconductor)

Results Matter, Success Counts

Four of the companies our team co-founded produced over $1.7 billion of market cap from 2 IPOs and 2 acquisitions.

We have funded over 90 companies, 90% as the first investors, and have had 48 exits valued at $95B from 11 IPOs, and 37 acquisitions.

Before we became VCs, we had already founded 5 successful companies.

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