At Benchmark Capital, we're focused on one, and only one, mission: to help talented entrepreneurs build great technology companies. That's what drives us and everything we do - from how we organize our firm to our investment strategy. December 2013: o Benchmark Capital Raises $425 Million for Eighth Fund
Woodside, Calif. -- Benchmark Capital, the venture capital firm with offices in Woodside and San Francisco, revealed in a regulatory filing Friday that it has raised $425 million for a new fund. The fund, known as Benchmark Capital Partners VIII, is expected to continue the firm's early stage investment activity in the technology sector. Benchmark's high-profile investments over the years have included eBay, Instagram, Uber, OpenTable, Zillow, Zipcar, Yelp and Twitter.