Meeker bolts from Kleiner Perkins to start own firm: Bloomberg

Silicon Valley-based venture firm Kleiner Perkins is experiencing a big shakeup. Mary Meeker, a partner at the venture firm and well-known internet investor, is leaving the firm and taking her team with her to form a new firm, reported Bloomberg. Meeker’s team, comprised of Mood Rowghani, Noah Knauf and Juliet De Baubigny, “will raise a fresh fund of their own devoid of the Kleiner brand,” noted the news outlet. The firm will launch in 2019.