Tech Company Financing Transactions

Nginx Funding Round

On 12/9/2014, Nginx received $20 million in Series B funding from New Enterprise Associates, and Index Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

New Enterprise Associates (Lead Investor) (Peter Sonsini) (Thomas Gieselmann)

Index Ventures

Runa Capital (Gus Robertson)

Proceeds Purpose
This investment capitalizes on any company's need to provide its users with the same web experience that has previously only been the domain of the biggest web players.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
85 Federal St.
San Francisco, CA 94107
Email Address
Not Recorded
Nginx, Inc. provides products, solutions and services for its renowned open source software, NGINX. Run by the busiest web sites on the Internet, NGINX enables high performance web architectures to improve user experience, without incurring unnecessary costs in capital or time.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Gus Robertson
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Chief Financial Officer
Mark Elchinoff
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Chief Technical Officer
Igor Sysoev
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VP - Bus. Development
Paul Oh
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VP - Engineering
Eric Douglas
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VP - Engineering
Maxim Konovalov
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VP - Product Management
Owen Garrett
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VP - Sales
Mary Shutte
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