Tech Company Financing Transactions

VeloCloud Networks Funding Round

VeloCloud Networks, based in Palo Alto, secured $35 million in funding from Hermes GPE, Cisco Investments and Khazanah Nasional Berhad.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Hermes GPE (Lead Investor) (Bobby Yerramilli-Rao)

Cisco Investments

Khazanah Nasional Berhad

March Capital Partners (Sumant Mandal)

New Enterprise Associates (Kittu Kolluri)

Telstra (Mark Sherman)

Venrock (Douglas Dooley)

Proceeds Purpose
The funding will be used to expand business, capacity and operations as the company accelerates new SD-WAN product development, supports larger customer rollouts, and dramatically increases sales and marketing in theaters worldwide.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
3401 Hillview Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Email Address
VeloCloud believes in the power of Cloud based Networking. We are working to transform the entire equation of connectivity. By making the internet work harder. By applying Cloud-based approaches to processes that haven't changed in decades. By upending the economics of traditional WAN.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Sanjay Uppal
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VP - Bus. Development
Ron Longo
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VP - Engineering
Ajit Mayya
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VP - Finance
Mark Thorpe
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VP - Marketing
Michael Wood
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VP - Product Management
Steve Woo
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