Tech Company Financing Transactions

Chef Software Funding Round

On 12/9/2013, Chef Software announced $32 million in Series D funding from Scale Venture Partners, Amplify Partners and Battery Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Scale Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Rory O'Driscoll)

Amplify Partners

Battery Ventures

Citi Ventures (Arvind Purushotham)

Draper Athena

Ignition Partners

Proceeds Purpose
The new round of capital will be used to further accelerate the development of Chef's IT automation platform and expand market penetration.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
619 Western Ave. 400
Seattle, WA 98104
Email Address
We are IT automation for speed and awesomeness. We give you a model for automating IT infrastructure and applications that drive self-reliance across your development and operations teams. We are the Chef Community.
Chef Software LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Chef Software Company Twitter Account
Company News
Chef Software News
Chef Software on Facebook
Chef Software on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Barry Crist
  Barry Crist LinkedIn Profile  Barry Crist Twitter Account  Barry Crist News  Barry Crist on Facebook
Chief Financial Officer
Evan Fein
  Evan Fein LinkedIn Profile  Evan Fein Twitter Account  Evan Fein News  Evan Fein on Facebook
Chief Marketing Officer
Brian Goldfarb
  Brian Goldfarb LinkedIn Profile  Brian Goldfarb Twitter Account  Brian Goldfarb News  Brian Goldfarb on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Corey Scobie
  Corey Scobie LinkedIn Profile  Corey Scobie Twitter Account  Corey Scobie News  Corey Scobie on Facebook
VP - Customer Service
Joshua Crossman
  Joshua Crossman LinkedIn Profile  Joshua Crossman Twitter Account  Joshua Crossman News  Joshua Crossman on Facebook



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