VC  Pond Venture Partners

     Office Locations:

2033 Gateway Place, Suite 600
San Jose, CA 95110
Phone: 408-467-3806

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  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Semiconductor
  • Software & Internet



    Pond invests in early-stage companies in the semiconductor, wireless and software areas. The firm has been investing since 1998 and its funds include Pond II, a $78 million fund. Pond is headquartered in London, with partners in Silicon Valley. The firm's key areas of interest include: consumer and mobile software; Web-based services; Internet media; Silicon-consumer and wireless; and Infrastructure-systems and software. Pond Venture Partners primarily invests in companies that will initially target the European market. Pond currently has over $200 million under management.

    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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    Charles Irving Co-Founder
    Jamie Urquhart Venture Partner
    Kent Godfrey General Partner
    Richard Irving Co-Founder
    Sandra Ralston Finance/Compliance Officer


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Broadway Networks
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      Gigle Semiconductor
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