Gaurav Garg Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 14
  • Portfolio
  • 4
  • Exits
  • 9

Gaurav Garg General Information


Mr. Gaurav Garg is a Co-Founding Partner of Wing Venture Partners. He also serves as Board Member at BedRock Systems, Cogniac and Obsidian Security. He served as Board Member at Avalanche Technology. He also serves as a Board Member at Clear Labs and Espressive. He has led investments in a number of early-stage technology companies and currently serves on the boards of Ruckus Wireless (NYSE: RKUS), FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE), MobileIron (Nasdaq: MOBL), Jasper, Shape Security, Instart Logic, Cohesity, Apprity and previously Netscaler (acquired by CTXS). He has helped build Ruckus and FireEye over 10 years each from incubation into public companies and he incubated Jasper and Instart Logic from the concept stage. Gaurav was a partner at Sequoia Capital from 2001 to 2010 and a Special Limited Partner from 2010-2012. He worked extensively with Sequoia Capital's investments in Aruba Networks (Nasdaq: ARUN), Jawbone (aka Aliph), and RingCentral (NYSE: RNG). Prior to joining Sequoia Capital, Gaurav founded Redback Networks (Nasdaq: RBAK) in 1996 and served as a board member and Senior Vice President of Product Management. Prior to Redback Networks, Gaurav held various engineering positions at SynOptics and Bay Networks. Gaurav holds a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering and a BS in Computer Science, all from Washington University in St. Louis. He also serves as a Board Member at Slash Next. He is also an Angel Investor.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Atherton, CA
  • United States

Gaurav Garg Investments (14)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Kristal (Financial Software) 10-Apr-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
0000000 12-May-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Buildings and Property Generating Revenue 000000 0000
00000000 0000000 05-Nov-2014 00000 00000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue 000000 0000
0000000 26-Sep-2014 00000 00000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 000000 0000
00000000000 01-Jul-2013 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 0000
00000 00 20-Jun-2013 00000 00000 0000 Automation/Workflow Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
000000 (000) 13-Nov-2012 0000 00000 Application Software Startup 000000 0000
00000000 14-Aug-2012 0000 00000 00.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Aruba Networks 06-Jun-2012 PIPE 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Pertino 03-Apr-2012 Early Stage VC 00.000 Network Management Software Startup 000000 0000
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Gaurav Garg Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Instart 06-Mar-2020 Corporate Asset Purchase
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0000000 06-Jul-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000 08-Dec-2015 000000000000000000
00000 00 29-May-2015 000000000000000000
00000 00000000 18-May-2015 000000000000000000 00.00
000000 11-Mar-2015 000000000000000000
RingCentral 27-Sep-2013 IPO 000.00
Embark (ACQ) 22-Aug-2013 Merger/Acquisition
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Gaurav Garg Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Gaurav Garg Angel Investor 00 00 0 Atherton, CA
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Gaurav Garg Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Amit Gupta 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Chiratae Ventures India Advisors 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sanat Rao 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Shailesh Rao 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Shubham Gupta 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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