CVC  Trimble Ventures

     Office Locations:

935 Stewart Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Phone: 408-481-8000



  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth



  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Software & Internet
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Trimble Ventures is a corporate venture firm focused on investing in early and growth-stage innovative companies that align with Trimble's mission of transforming work in the agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation industries. The firm's inaugural $200 million fund is allocated for investments and focus on companies with the potential for technology-enabled innovation and disruption in the digital transformation of the industries Trimble serves. Trimble Ventures invests in companies with technologies and solutions related to hardware and software applications; artificial intelligence; augmented, virtual and mixed reality; autonomy and robotics; blockchain; the Internet of Things (IoT) and analytics; and sustainability. Trimble Ventures will invest at Series A through D stages, but is not making Pre-seed or Seed investments.

    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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    Chris Stern Managing Director
    Phil Sawarynski Managing Director & Co-Head
    Prakash Iyer Managing Director
    Ron Antevy Managing Director & Co-Head


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Civ Robotics








      Series A


    Portfolio companies include:

      Civ Robotics
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