Greylock Partners is one of the oldest venture capital firms, founded in 1965, with committed capital of over $3.5 billion under management. The firm focuses on early-stage companies in the consumer, enterprise software and infrastructure, as well as semiconductor sectors.
Greylock backs entrepreneurs who are building disruptive, market-transforming consumer and enterprise software companies, that define new markets. Their portfolio includes companies such as Airbnb, AppDynamics, Apptio, Instagram, Cloudera, Docker, Dropbox, Facebook, LinkedIn, Medium, Nextdoor, Palo Alto Networks, Pandora, Pure Storage, and Workday.
In October, 2019, Greylock announced that David Wadhwani, former SVP of digital media at Adobe and CEO of AppDynamics, would be joining the firm.1