Tech Company Financing Transactions

Pica8 Funding Round

On 4/8/2021, Pica8 announced $20 million in Series C investment from Aspiro Capital, WI Harper and VantagePoint Capital Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Aspiro Capital (Lead Investor) (Ming Hsu)

WI Harper (Lead Investor) (Joyce Lee)

VantagePoint Capital Partners

Proceeds Purpose
The new round of capital will support the continued aggressive build-out of the company's market-leading product roadmap and scaling of customer engagement and support functions.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1032 Elwell Ct. 105
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Email Address
Pica8 is fulfilling the promise of true software-defined networking (SDN) by providing the world's first open, hardware-independent switching system. Pica8's open switches transform the data center by decoupling hardware from software.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
James Liao
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Chief Operating Officer
Niraj Jain
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VP - Engineering
Lin Du
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VP - Finance
Lu Feng
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VP - Marketing
Jeffrey Paine
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