Tech Company Financing Transactions

Awake Security Funding Round

Awake Security, based in Santa Clara, secured $36 million in investment from Evolution Equity Partners, Bain Capital Ventures and Energize Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Evolution Equity Partners (Lead Investor) (Karthik Subramanian)

Bain Capital Ventures (Enrique Salem)

Energize Ventures (Juan Muldoon)

Greylock Partners (Asheem Chandna)

Liberty Global (Ankur Prakash)

Proceeds Purpose
The latest investment will be used to propel expansion in areas including R&D, sales and marketing to meet the growing demand for the company's advanced network traffic analysis platform.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
2901 Tasman Dr. 205
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Email Address
Awake Security provides the only advanced security analytics solution that delivers deep visibility and answers to questions that cannot even be asked today, improving productivity tenfold.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Rahul Kashyap
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Chief Scientific Officer
Gary Golomb
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Debabrata Dash
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Vice President
Jason Bevis
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VP - Engineering
Keith Amidon
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VP - Engineering
Jeffrey Wang
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VP - Marketing
Rudolph Araujo
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VP - Product Management
Rajdeep Wadhwa
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VP - Sales
Randy Cheek
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