Tech Company Financing Transactions

Force10 Networks Funding Round

Force10 Networks secured a $75 million venture capital round on 6/7/2004. Investors included Crosslink Capital, Meritech Capital Partners and Morgenthaler Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
350 Holger Way
San Jose, CA 95134
Email Address
Force10 Networks is the pioneer in resilient Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Ethernet switching and routing. Force10 revolutionized networking with the E-Series switch/router the first product to deliver true line rate 10 Gigabit Ethernet switching and routing.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Henry Wasik
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Chief Financial Officer
Bill Zerella
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Chief Marketing Officer
Arpit Joshipura
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Chief Operating Officer
Ebrahim Abbasi
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Chief Technical Officer
Bruce Miller
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VP - General Counsel
Leah Maher
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VP - Human Resources
Mary Cole
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