Tech Company Financing Transactions

Platform9 Funding Round

NGP Energy Technology Partners, Canvas Venture Fund and HPE Growth Capital participated in a $25 million Series D funding round for Platform9. The round was announced by the company on 8/28/2019.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

NGP Energy Technology Partners (Lead Investor) (Rohini Chakravarthy)

Canvas Venture Fund (Gary Little)

HPE Growth Capital

Menlo Ventures (Mark Siegel)


Redpoint Ventures (Scott Raney)

Proceeds Purpose
The new capital enables Platform9 to continue expanding its global salesforce, product and marketing teams, as well as continue delivering new capabilities for cloud-native hybrid cloud infrastructure management.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
800 W. El Camino Real 180
Mountain View, CA 94040
Email Address
Platform9 pools your servers, storage and networking into a private cloud that can be shared by teams of users. Our intelligent placement technology ensures optimal hardware utilization, enforces capacity quotas, and allows administrators to express rich policies for tiered consumption of resources.
Platform9 LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Platform9 Company Twitter Account
Company News
Platform9 News
Platform9 on Facebook
Platform9 on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Sirish Raghuram
  Sirish Raghuram LinkedIn Profile  Sirish Raghuram Twitter Account  Sirish Raghuram News  Sirish Raghuram on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Roopak Parikh
  Roopak Parikh LinkedIn Profile  Roopak Parikh Twitter Account  Roopak Parikh News  Roopak Parikh on Facebook
Bich Le
  Bich Le LinkedIn Profile  Bich Le Twitter Account  Bich Le News  Bich Le on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Amrish Kapoor
  Amrish Kapoor LinkedIn Profile  Amrish Kapoor Twitter Account  Amrish Kapoor News  Amrish Kapoor on Facebook
VP - Finance
Celeste Ackert
  Celeste Ackert LinkedIn Profile  Celeste Ackert Twitter Account  Celeste Ackert News  Celeste Ackert on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Madhura Maskasky
  Madhura Maskasky LinkedIn Profile  Madhura Maskasky Twitter Account  Madhura Maskasky News  Madhura Maskasky on Facebook



Browse more venture capital transactions:

Prev: 8/27/2019: Mavely venture capital transaction
Next: 8/28/2019: Boston Microfluidics venture capital transaction


Share this article


News on VC Transactions

We do our best to report on funding rounds that are announced publicly. All VC database entries reported here are sourced from company press releases and news coverage. The data comes to us via our partnership with, an affiliated venture.


Additional Resources for Entrepreneurs

Lists of Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms

Franchise Opportunities


Business Glossary