Tech Company Financing Transactions

Gravitant Funding Round

Gravitant closed a $25 million Series B funding round on 11/4/2014. Backers included Cielo Private Equity, S3 Ventures and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Cielo Private Equity (Lead Investor) (Lisa Harris)

S3 Ventures (Lead Investor) (Brian Smith)

Proceeds Purpose
The latest financing will be used to expand the company's sales and marketing to address growing customer demand. In addition, the new investment will be used to extend the capabilities of Gravitant's award-winning cloud brokerage and multi-cloud management platform to target new customer segments.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
11940 Jollyville Rd 325 N
Austin, TX 78759
Email Address
Not Recorded
Founded by innovative executives with over five decades of experience in Enterprise IT Management, operations research, and service oriented architectures (SOA), Gravitant is a leader in the cloud brokerage and management space.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Mohammed Farooq
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Chief Financial Officer
Ken Kieley
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Chief Marketing Officer
Praveen Asthana
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Chief Operating Officer
Brad Anderson
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Chief Technical Officer
Raghunath Sapuram
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VP - Customer Service
Bob Pojman
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VP - Engineering
Prasad Bandreddi
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VP - Engineering
Manish Modh
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VP - Product Management
Brent Brightwell
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