Sequoia Capital



Sequoia Capital is a VC firm that invests in startups in the energy, financial, enterprise, healthcare, internet, and mobile industries.


Business Development,Finance,Financial Services,Venture Capital
Founded date
Nov 1, 1972
Number Of Employee
501 - 1000
Operating Status
Investor Type
Venture Capital

Sequoia is a venture capital focused on energy, financial, enterprise, healthcare, internet, and mobile startups. The firm helps a small number of daring founders build legendary companies. It spurs them to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

The firm seeks to invest in all sectors with a focus on energy, financials and financial services, healthcare and healthcare services, Internet, mobile, outsourcing, and technology.

The company was founded by Don Valentine in November 1972 and is based in Menlo Park, California.


Number of Investments
Number of Lead Investments
Sequoia Capital has made 1716 investments. Their most recent investment was on Jan 17, 2023, when Mad Street Den raised $30M.
Date Company Name
Round Money Raised Industry Lead Investor
Jan 17, 2023 Mad Street Den
Series C $30M Artificial Intelligence
Jan 17, 2023 CloseFactor
Series A $15M Artificial Intelligence Yes
Jan 5, 2023 Blues Wireless
Series A $32M Cloud Management
Dec 15, 2022 CtrlStack
Seed $5.20M Information Services Yes
Series A $15M Industrial Automation Yes

Employee Profiles

Number of Employee Profiles
Sequoia Capital has 148 current employee profiles, including Executive Shailendra Singh
Board member


Sequoia Capital has had 357 exits. Sequoia Capital most notable exits include WM Motor ,   MarkLogic

Date Company Name Exit Type Industry
Jan 12, 2023 WM Motor M&A Automotive Detail
Jan 3, 2023 MarkLogic M&A Big Data Detail
Nov 16, 2022 Evernote M&A Information Services Detail
Sep 15, 2022 Figma M&A Collaboration Detail
Sep 6, 2022 Namely M&A Enterprise Software Detail


Sequoia Capital has acquired 1 organizations. Their most recent acquisition was FACES Cosmetics on Aug 24, 2017. They acquired FACES Cosmetics for 0.

Date Company Name
Industry Acquisition Type Price
Aug 24, 2017 FACES Cosmetics
Beauty lbo Detail