Index Ventures closes $550M fund, promotes Shardul Shah to partner
February 4, 2016
Index Ventures has announced the closing of Index Ventures VIII on $550 million in commitments. This vehicle is the firm's largest venture fund to date, beating out its predecessor, a $400 million fund that closed in mid-2014. Index also announced the promotion of Shardul Shah to partner, where he will continue to focus on security, devops and enterprise software.