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AI from an Investment Perspective

Yashwanth Hemaraj, Principal at BGV participates in a panel discussing the impact of AI from an investment perspective, the challenges, the risks, trends, the role of Deep Learning, successful AI use cases, and more. Listen to full panel discussion here. Source: https://www.infoq.com/presentations/ai-investment
  • 25 Apr, 2017
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Ex-Palm, 3com CEO on Venture ‘Return to Normal,’ China Concerns

Eric Benhamou, the venture investor who ran 3Com and Palm before they were sold to Hewlett-Packard, is eyeing opportunities in China and the end of the “unicorn bubble” as he closes his third investment fund at Palo Alto-based Benhamou Global Ventures. This TechFlash Q&A came shortly after a Menlo Park e-commerce company he was involved
  • 17 Apr, 2017
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E-commerce Tech Startup backed by 3com, Palm ex-CEO Bought by China Company

Grid Dynamics, backed by the former CEO of 3com and Palm, was acquired on Friday by Teamsun, China’s leading IT service provider. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Grid Dynamics had raised only $1.8 million since its founding in 2006, growing the business without needing more.              
  • 11 Apr, 2017
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Benhamou Global Ventures Announces Two Exits From BGV II

Firm’s Global Enterprise Operating Expertise Bolsters Early-Stage Tech Entrepreneurs Palo Alto, CA –  April 4, 2017 – Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV), an early-stage venture capital firm with deep Silicon Valley roots and an exclusive focus on enterprise information technology opportunities in global markets, announced two more exits from BGV II – which first invested in
  • 7 Apr, 2017
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Benhamou Global Ventures: Enabling the Digital Transformation of the Enterprise

Benhamou Global Ventures (“BGV”) is an early-stage venture capital firm with deep Silicon Valley roots and an exclusive focus on enterprise information technology opportunities in global markets. BGV currently has 20 active investments across its fund II and fund III portfolios. With offices in Palo Alto, California and Tel Aviv, Israel, the BGV team has
  • 4 Apr, 2017
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Zynga Appoints Janice Roberts to its Board

San Francisco, Feb. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zynga Inc. (ZNGA), a leading provider of social game services, today announced that two new directors are joining its Board, Carol G. Mills and Janice M. Roberts. “I’m proud to welcome Carol and Janice to Zynga’s Board of Directors,” said Frank Gibeau, CEO of Zynga. “Janice’s expertise
  • 6 Feb, 2017
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Marina Levinson to Speak at the Forbes CIO Summit

Marina Levinson, partner at Benhamou Global Ventures is scheduled to speak at the Forbes CIO Summit to be held April 23-24, 2017 in Half Moon Bay, CA. 2017 Forbes CIO Summit  
  • 17 Jan, 2017
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Save the Date – Annual GP/LP Conference

Please join us on November 16, 2016 for a panel discussion surrounding the current trends in Venture Capital and Private Equity fund matters including the effect of BREXIT on LP allocations, the strong commitment of Chinese LPs to Silicon Valley, trends in management fees and side letter demands by LPs. The panel will include Jeff
  • 2 Nov, 2016
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BGV New Fund Makes Investment in Webscale Networks

Disruptive Startup in Cloud Application Delivery Control in Syndication With MDV and Grotech Ventures PALO ALTO, CA -(Marketwired – October 14, 2016) – Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV), an early-stage venture capital firm with deep Silicon Valley roots and an exclusive focus on enterprise information technology opportunities in global markets, announced BGV III’s second investment in
  • 16 Oct, 2016
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BGV Partners Marina Levinson and Barak Ben Avinoam to Speak at CiConnect 2016

BGV Partners Marina Levinson and Barak Ben-Avinoam are scheduled to speak at the CiConnect 2016, an event where influential entrepreneurs, industry leaders and investors will be at the forefront, providing tips on how to build a successful company. Sessions include: Scaling sales to $100 million – Paul Zeiter, President, Zerto From 3 founders to 330 employees in
  • 27 Sep, 2016
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