Menlo Park, CA – September 1, 2020 – IVP, a premier later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm, is pleased to announce a new addition to its investment team. Army Tunjaicon joins IVP from Qatalyst Partners, bringing investment banking experience to the firm. Army will focus on identifying and evaluating later-stage enterprise and consumer technology investments.
“We continue to attract exceptional talent and Army is a great addition to our team,” said Somesh Dash, General Partner. “We are incredibly impressed with his passion for both growth stage technology companies and the venture capital industry. We are thrilled to welcome Army to the firm.”
Before joining IVP, Army worked in investment banking at Qatalyst Partners, advising clients on M&A transactions across the consumer Internet, mobile, enterprise software, and hardware sectors. His transaction experience includes a $5.2 billion merger of Cloudera and Hortonworks. Born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand, Army graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duke University, where he earned a B.S. in Mathematics, a B.S. in Computer Science, and a B.S.E. in Electrical & Computer Engineering.
With $7 billion in committed capital, IVP remains committed to its focused strategy of supporting innovation at the growth stage and partnering closely with exceptional management teams. Since its inception in 1980, IVP has invested in over 400 companies, 114 of which have gone public. IVP is typically serving as a lead investor in later-stage rounds with equity investments ranging from $10 to $100 million.
With $7 billion of committed capital, IVP is one of the premier later-stage venture capital and growth equity firms in the United States. Founded in 1980, IVP has invested in over 400 companies with 114 IPOs. IVP is one of the top-performing firms in the industry and has a 39-year IRR of 43.1%. IVP specializes in venture growth investments, industry rollups, founder liquidity transactions, and select public market investments. IVP investments include such notable companies as AppDynamics (CSCO), Coinbase, Compass, CrowdStrike (CRWD), Datadog (DDOG), Discord, Dropbox (DBX), GitHub (MSFT), Glossier, Grammarly, HashiCorp, Hims & Hers, HomeAway (AWAY), The Honest Company, Klarna, LegalZoom, Looker (GOOGL), Marketo (MKTO), MasterClass, Mindbody (Vista), MuleSoft (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), Personal Capital, Podium, Rubrik, Slack (WORK), Snap (SNAP), Supercell (Softbank), Tanium, TransferWise, Twitter (TWTR), UiPath, Yext (YEXT), ZenDesk (ZEN), ZipRecruiter, and Zynga (ZNGA). For more information, visit www.ivp.com or follow IVP on Twitter: @ivp.