Bessemer Venture Partners

Bessemer Venture Partners
Active investing since 1911
Angel group or VC
Larchmont, New York, United States United States
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Company description

In 1911, Henry Phipps founded Bessemer Securities to reinvest the proceeds of his sale of Carnegie Steel for the benefit of his descendents. The start-up investment operations were spun out into Bessemer Venture Partners, which now operates out of seven offices around the globe.

Previous investments

Among the top 50 exits are: Skype, Blue Nile, Dick's Sporting Goods, eToys, Keynote, Staples, Verisign, American Superconductor, HotJobs, Epix Pharmaceuticals, PerSeptive Biosystems, and Celtel.