Tech Company Financing Transactions

Cask Data Funding Round

Safeguard Scientifics, Battery Ventures and Ignition Partners participated in a $20 million Series B venture round for Cask Data. This VC investment round closed on 11/5/2015.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Safeguard Scientifics (Lead Investor) (Philip Moyer)

Battery Ventures (Alexander Benik)

Ignition Partners (Frank Artale)

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds will be used to expand Cask's platform enhancements and develop a broad sales team.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
150 Grant Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Email Address
Cask is an open source big data software company enabling developers to quickly and easily develop and deploy more powerful applications on Hadoop.
Cask Data LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Cask Data Company Twitter Account
Company News
Cask Data News
Cask Data on Facebook
Cask Data on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Gray
  Jonathan Gray LinkedIn Profile  Jonathan Gray Twitter Account  Jonathan Gray News  Jonathan Gray on Facebook
Chief Marketing Officer
Max Herrmann
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Chief Operating Officer
Vikram Bhan
  Vikram Bhan LinkedIn Profile  Vikram Bhan Twitter Account  Vikram Bhan News  Vikram Bhan on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Nitin Motgi
  Nitin Motgi LinkedIn Profile  Nitin Motgi Twitter Account  Nitin Motgi News  Nitin Motgi on Facebook
VP - Sales
Steve Huber
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