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Barracuda Networks

Founders Dean Drako Michael Perone Zachary Levow


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Total investments 5
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.28
Lead investments 0
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Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Email
  • Internet
  • Communications Infrastructure

In 2003 was created Barracuda Networks, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The company was established in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Campbell.

The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Lastline, Trove, Inc. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Finance, Analytics.

This organization was formed by Dean Drako, Michael Perone, Zachary Levow.

The top activity for fund was in 2017. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. Opposing the other organizations, this Barracuda Networks works on 4 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 7 participants. Despite the Barracuda Networks, startups are often financed by Dell Technologies Capital,, Redpoint. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Michael Perone, Hyde Park Venture Partners, WatchGuard. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Silicon Valley Bank, Michael Perone, Hyde Park Venture Partners.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Network Security
$28M12 Jul 2017 Redwood City, California, United States

Meta SaaS

Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Small and Medium Businesses
$2M24 May 2017 Austin, Texas, United States

Trove, Inc.

Artificial Intelligence
Communications Infrastructure
Lead Generation
$9M19 Oct 2016 Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Trove, Inc.

Artificial Intelligence
Communications Infrastructure
Lead Generation
$1M23 Jul 2015 Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States


Credit Cards
Financial Services
Information Technology
Small and Medium Businesses
$3M30 Sep 2014 San Francisco, California, United States


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