FI  JC2 Ventures

     Office Locations:

P.O. Box 10195, Dept. 12
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Phone: 650-762-5101



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  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    JC2 Ventures is a private investment vehicle for John Chambers. Prior to founding JC2 Ventures, Chambers spent 25+ years with Cisco, serving as CEO, Chairman and Executive Chairman. He currently holds the title of Chairman Emeritus with the organization. JC2 Ventures mission is to change the world through digitization and startups. investments will initially focus on the following categories: Internet of Things, digital communications (such as social media, customer experience, and voice as the next platform), security, agtech, and companies with digital implications.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    John Chambers Founder and CEO
    John J. Chambers Head of Growth
    Shannon Pina Chief of Staff


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series B


    Portfolio companies include:

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