About Us

THREE DECADES of experience.
Over $1.9 BILLION invested.

Since 1982, Sierra has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs around the world begin and grow successful technology companies. Our passion is finding the right combination of innovative technology and talented entrepreneurs, and guiding them with expertise and capital to help companies grow and deliver on their promise. Together with our vast network of successful entrepreneurs, Fortune 1000 CIOs, operational executives and deep domain experts across many areas, let us help you build the next great technology company.

Investing In The Future of The Enterprise

Sierra Ventures invests early – primarily Seed and Series A. We tend to lead investment rounds and reserve capital for follow on rounds to support our entrepreneurs as they grow.
Our investment focus includes:

Next Generation Enterprise

  • AI/ML – multi-industry disruption with groundbreaking machine generated intelligence
  • Big Data – producing unique insights with today’s unprecedented volumes of knowledge
  • Digital Health – producing life-changing solutions at the intersection of technology and life sciences
  • Fintech – applying transformative technologies to disrupt and modernize the financial industry
  • IoT/Infrastructure – extending the power of the internet across global platforms and infrastructures
  • Marketplaces – cracking supply and demand mechanics to power highly scalable businesses in the online environment
  • SaaS – software solutions that are revolutionizing the delivery of products and services
  • Security – cyber-solutions that stay on the cutting edge to defend against ever-evolving threats

Emerging Technologies

  • 5G – the evolution of connectivity that will enable the next wave of technological achievements
  • Autonomous Devices – devices that independently learn about their environment and make decisions on thier own
  • Blockchain – redefining the backbone of platforms and the concept of trust
  • Robotics – leveraging engineering advancements for massive scaling of industry
  • VR/AR – introducing a new lens to experience the world