Tech Company Financing Transactions

Optaros Funding Round

Globespan Capital Partners, CRV and General Catalyst Partners participated in a $13 million Series B funding round for Optaros. This venture round was announced on 11/20/2006.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Globespan Capital Partners (Lead Investor) (Ullas Naik)

CRV (Izhar Armony)

General Catalyst Partners (Larry Bohn)

Proceeds Purpose
Optaros will use this round of funding to expand delivery capabilities for clients and grow global operations.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
53 State St. 37th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Email Address
Optaros, Inc. is a venture capital-funded consulting and systems integration firm that helps large enterprises use open source software to reduce the cost of commercial software and rapidly build high-quality, cost-effective and more flexible business applications.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Robert Willms
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VP - Finance
Emily DeMelo
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VP - Operations
Miguel Picornell
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