Menlo Park, CA, July 15, 2014 – Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), one of the premier later-stage venture capital and growth equity firms, is pleased to announce that General Partner Jules Maltz has been named to the GrowthCap Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors List. Mr. Maltz is ranked second on the list which highlights exceptional private capital investors in the growth segment. IVP is one of the top performing firms in the venture capital industry and an investor in innovative companies, such as AppDynamics, Dropbox, HomeAway, Kayak, Snapchat, Supercell, Twitter, and Zynga. The firm is committed to its focused strategy of investing in rapidly-growing technology and media companies and partnering closely with exceptional management teams.
About Jules Maltz
Jules Maltz is a General Partner at Institutional Venture Partners, where he focuses on later-stage venture capital investments in high growth Internet and software companies. Since joining in 2008, Jules has led investments in Buddy Media (CRM), Dropbox, Indiegogo, Progreso Financiero, RetailMeNot (SALE), TuneIn, Zendesk (ZEN), and Zenefits. Before joining IVP, Jules worked for global venture capital firm 3i. Jules is also currently on the National Advisory Council for Techbridge, a nonprofit organization that helps girls discover technology and science. Jules has an MBA from Stanford University and graduated with a BA in Economics from Yale University.
About Institutional Venture Partners (IVP)
With $4 billion of committed capital, Institutional Venture Partners (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, 99 of which have gone public. IVP is one of the top-performing firms in the industry and has a 33-year IRR of 43.2%. IVP specializes in venture growth investments, industry rollups, founder liquidity transactions, and select public market investments. Since its inception, IVP investments include such notable companies as AppDynamics, ArcSight (HPQ), Buddy Media (CRM), ComScore (SCOR), Concur Technologies (CNQR), Dropbox, Dropcam, Fleetmatics (FLTX), HomeAway (AWAY), Juniper Networks (JNPR), Kayak (PCLN), LegalZoom, LifeLock (LOCK), Marketo (MKTO), MySQL (ORCL), Netflix (NFLX), ngmoco (DeNA), Polycom (PLCM), Pure Storage, RetailMeNot (SALE), Seagate (STX), Shazam, Snapchat, Supercell, Synchronoss (SNCR), Tivo (TIVO), Twitter (TWTR), and Zynga (ZNGA). For more information, visit https://www.ipv.com or follow IVP on Twitter: @ivp.