Tech Company Financing Transactions

Averon Funding Round

Avalon Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and private investors participated in a $5 million Series A venture round for Averon. The round closed on 3/22/2018.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Avalon Ventures (Lead Investor) (Brady Bohrmann)

Salesforce Ventures (Lead Investor) (Marc Benioff)

Proceeds Purpose
The funds will accelerate expansion of Averon's digital identity innovations, including the industry's premier mobile authentication solution that works seamlessly whether users are on Wi-Fi or LTE.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
995 Market St. 2nd Floor 410
San Francisco, CA 94103
Email Address
We started by seeking better ways to bring authenticity to security and soon found our expertise gave rise to a revolutionary new solution: Direct Autonomous Authentication (DAA), the world's only fully automated mobile security platform. Our DAA technology requires zero effort by users and is live today on all US carriers.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Wendell Brown
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Chief Operating Officer
Lea Tarnowski
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Chief Technical Officer
Mark Herschberg
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Vice President
Thomas Green
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VP - Operations
Aaron Mahone
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VP - Sales
Brendan O'Donohoe
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