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     Office Locations:

4 West Fourth Ave., Suite 501
San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: 415-203-4423



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  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Premanco Ventures is the venture arm of Premanco (Pretorius Management Company), a family office. The firm identifies, invests and advises innovative technology companies with an emphasis on bridging the gap between entrepreneurs and investors in Silicon Valley and international markets. Premanco will invest in companies located in the US, Australia, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. Founder, Mark Pretorius' past investments include: Allerez (acquired by Hewlett Packard); Callixa (acquired by SAP); CaseStack; Correlix (acquired by TS Assoc); CrossThreat; CyberFlow Analytics (acquired by Webroot); BruteSoft; Damballa (acquired by Core Security); eVoice (acquired by Time Warner); Freshwater Software (acquired by Hewlett Packard); Go Networks (acquired by Nextwave); Insightix (acquired by McAfee/Intel) IP Infusion (acquired by Access); LightScape; PacketSled; PureSight (acquired by Boston Communications Group); Siperian (acquired by Informatica); Vista Research (acquired by McGraw Hill).

    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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    Mark Pretorius Managing Partner


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