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DriveNets announces key investors for its $117M round of funding

Media CoverageJuly 8, 2019

DriveNets announces key investors for its $117M round of funding

The founding round investors included Steve Luczo, chairman of the board of Seagate and its former CEO, Mark McLaughlin, former CEO of Palo Alto Networks, and John Thompson, chairman of the board of Microsoft. Luczo also landed a seat on DriveNets’ board of directors.

Other key strategic investors include C4 Ventures, the fund created and led by Pascal Cagni, former general manager and vice president for Apple EMEIA, Doug Gilstrap, former CEO and COO of global data telecom companies and former head of strategy for Ericsson, and Benny Schnaider. Schnaider is an Israeli entrepreneur with six startup exits to date, including two that were sold to Cisco.

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