We are frequently the first or second institutional investor on the board. With our early-stage DNA, we seek to validate and build companies in their formative stages.
An analysis of our 36+ cybersecurity investments, we’ve found that the best companies rarely go in a straight line. We aim to be long-term partners for our entrepreneurs and reserve the capital to back it up.
We believe in adding value to our companies, not just during board meetings. As a lead investor we actively manage our board seats to ensure we maximize the ForgePoint Capital team for our portfolio companies.
Founded by pioneers of cybersecurity with a combined 75 years of experience in operating and investing, the team at ForgePoint is unequalled in the industry in building successful outcomes, boasting 38 investments and 24 exits.
We have a new name, but our mission remains the same. For more than three decades, the team at ForgePoint has focused on advancing the cybersecurity ecosystem by connecting entrepreneurs, corporate and government customers, strategic partners, advisors, and executives to forge the next generation of cybersecurity companies that protect the digital world.
Since 1998, our principals have been the pioneers investing in security. As ForgePoint Capital, we are now the premier venture investors for early stage cybersecurity companies. Our team of company builders brings deep operating experience and more than 75 years of investment experience. After all, we believe that global prosperity, national security, and individual liberty depend on a commitment to secure cyberspace while maintaining an open, interoperable, and reliable information commons. For the internet to remain an engine for economic growth and a platform for the free exchange of ideas, we’re forging ahead security innovation.