IVP Promotes Roseanne Wincek to Principal

Menlo Park, CA, April 3, 2017IVP, a premier later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm, is pleased to announce that it has promoted Roseanne Wincek to Principal.  This promotion recognizes Roseanne’s contributions to IVP and highlights the firm’s continued momentum in strengthening its investment team.

“Roseanne has worked incredibly hard and has contributed to a number of promising investments for IVP,” said Dennis Phelps, General Partner at IVP.  “She is an integral part of our core team, and we are thrilled to announce her promotion.”

Roseanne Wincek joined IVP in March 2015 and focuses on investing in later-stage, high-growth consumer and enterprise companies.  Roseanne currently serves as a Board Observer for MasterClass and actively works with IVP’s investments in Compass, Glossier, and Qubole.

“I joined IVP to identify and back the best later-stage companies and management teams,” said Roseanne Wincek.  “I am thrilled to take the next step in my career at this incredible firm, and it is an honor to partner with such fantastic management teams.”

Roseanne was previously a Principal at Canaan Partners, a leading early-stage venture firm, where she completed transactions for companies such as Metacloud (acquired by CSCO), Turo, and UNIFi Software.  She has been a Product Manager at both consumer and enterprise startups as well as an Associate with McKinsey & Co.  Roseanne holds an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business as well an M.A. in Biophysics and a B.S. in Chemistry, both from the University of California, Berkeley.

IVP is one of the top performing firms in the venture capital industry with a 36-year IRR of 43.2%.  IVP is currently investing IVP XV, a $1.4 billion later-stage venture capital and growth equity fund, and manages $5.4 billion in committed capital.  As an investor in innovative enterprise and consumer companies, such as AppDynamics, Domo, Dropbox, The Honest Company, Slack, Snap, Supercell, and Twitter, IVP remains committed to its focused strategy of supporting innovation at the growth stage and partnering closely with exceptional management teams.  IVP typically serves as a lead investor in later-stage rounds with equity investments ranging from $10 to $100 million.

About IVP

With $5.4 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 300 companies, 105 of which have gone public.  IVP is one of the top-performing firms in the industry and has a 36-year IRR of 43.2%.  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), Business Insider (Axel Springer), Buddy Media (CRM), Casper, Compass, Datalogix (ORCL), Domo, Dropbox, Dropcam (GOOG), Fleetmatics (FLTX), GitHub, HomeAway (AWAY), The Honest Company, Kayak (PCLN), Klarna, LegalZoom, LifeLock (LOCK), Marketo (MKTO), Mindbody (MB), MySQL (ORCL), Netflix (NFLX), Omniture (ADBE), Personal Capital, Pure Storage (PSTG), Slack, Snap (SNAP), SoFi, Supercell (SoftBank), Synchronoss (SNCR), Tanium, Twitter (TWTR), Yext, and Zynga (ZNGA).  For more information, visit www.ivp.com or follow IVP on Twitter: @ivp.