Tech Company Financing Transactions

Confluent Funding Round

Confluent, based in Mountain View, secured $125 million from Sequoia Capital, Benchmark Capital and Index Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Sequoia Capital (Lead Investor) (Matthew Miller)

Benchmark Capital (Eric Vishria)

Index Ventures (Michael Volpi )

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
899 W Evelyn Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94041
Email Address
Founded by the team that built Apache Kafka, Confluent builds a streaming platform that enables companies to easily access data as real-time streams.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Jay Kreps
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Chief Financial Officer
Cheryl Dalrymple
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Chief Marketing Officer
Giancarlo Lionetti
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Neha Narkhede
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Jun Rao
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VP - Bus. Development
Simon Hayes
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VP - Customer Service
Roger Scott
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VP - Customer Service
Sarah Sproehnle
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VP - Engineering
Ganesh Srinivasan
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VP - Operations
Erica Schultz
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