Tech Company Financing Transactions

CloudPassage Funding Round

Shasta Ventures, Benchmark Capital and private investors participated in a $25.5 million Series C funding round for CloudPassage. The round was announced on 2/13/2014.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Shasta Ventures (Lead Investor) (Jason Pressman)

Benchmark Capital (Kevin Harvey)

Private Investors (Stephen Luczo)

Meritech Capital Partners

Musea Ventures (Talli Somekh)

Tenaya Capital (Brian Melton)

Proceeds Purpose
CloudPassage's new financing will be used to expand sales and marketing to meet increasing demand from enterprises seeking to secure their public, private and hybrid cloud environments.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
95 3rd St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
Email Address
CloudPassage Halo provides cloud server security with instant visibility and protection whether in public or private clouds.
CloudPassage LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
CloudPassage Company Twitter Account
Company News
CloudPassage News
CloudPassage on Facebook
CloudPassage on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Carson Sweet
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Chief Financial Officer
Michael Barsotti
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VP - Customer Service
Carl Rakes
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VP - Engineering
Vitaliy Geraymovych
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VP - Engineering
Sohail Parekh
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VP - Product Management
Ryan Thomas
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