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ShiftLeft Funding Round

ShiftLeft closed a $20 million Series B funding round on 2/13/2019. Investors included Thomvest Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures and Mayfield Fund.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Thomvest Ventures (Lead Investor) (Umesh Padval)

Bain Capital Ventures (Enrique Salem)

Mayfield Fund (Ursheet Parikh)

SineWave Ventures (Patricia Muoio)

Proceeds Purpose
The company is using these funds to drive broader adoption of its code-informed runtime protection by expanding the breadth of its product portfolio, application coverage and global sales and marketing initiatives.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
2880 Lakeside Dr. 331
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Email Address
Not Recorded
ShiftLeft is the first cloud security solution specific to each version of each application, without focusing on threats. Founded by Manish Gupta, Chetan Conikee, and Vlad A Ionescu.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Manish Gupta
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Chief Scientific Officer
Fabian Yamaguchi
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Chief Technical Officer
Chetan Conikee
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Chief Technical Officer
Vlad Ionescu
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VP - Marketing
Andrew Fife
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VP - Product Management
Etan Lightstone
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VP - Product Management
Alok Shukla
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VP - Sales
James Sortino
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