DocuSign discloses individual investors from tech and celebrity worlds

By Alastair Goldfisher — 4 months ago

San Francisco-based DocuSign Inc, which earlier this month announced Deutsche Telekom has joined the company’s Series F round as a strategic investor, disclosed a list of its individual investors. They include Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang; former Adobe CEO Bruce Chizen; actor/musician Jared Leto; and skateboarding celebrity Tony Hawk, among others. DocuSign, which provides legally compliant electronic signature technology, did not raise any new funding, but it said collectively the individuals have invested more than $30 million in the company. Terms of each individual investor were not disclosed. DocuSign was founded in 2003 and has now raised $525 million from individuals, financial institutions and strategic investors.

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Deutsche Telekom joins DocuSign’s Series F funding round

By Alastair Goldfisher — 4 months ago

San Francisco-based DocuSign Inc, a provider of digital signature technology, announced that the German telecom company Deutsche Telekom has joined the company’s Series F round as a strategic investor. The round was at $278 million in May. The latest funding brings the total amount raised to $525 million. Prior to the latest funding, DocuSign had a $3 billion valuation, making it one of the so-called unicorns

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VC-backed DocuSign names CMO

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based electronic signature company DocuSign has hired Brad Brooks as chief marketing officer. Recently, Brooks worked at Juniper Networks where he served as CMO and senior vice president of global marketing. DocuSign’s backers include Samsung Ventures, BBVA Ventures, Accel Partners, Google Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Ignition Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sapphire Ventures and Scale Venture Partners.

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VC-backed DocuSign adds HP’s Hinshaw to board

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based electronic signature company DocuSign has appointed John Hinshaw to its board of directors. Hinshaw is the executive vice president of technology and operations at HP. DocuSign’s backers include Samsung Ventures, BBVA Ventures, Accel Partners, Google Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Ignition Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sapphire Ventures and Scale Venture Partners.

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Samsung joins investment round for digital signature company DocuSign

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 year ago

DocuSign Inc announced on Thursday that Samsung Ventures has made a strategic investment in the company, Geekwire reported that Samsung Ventures, BBVA Ventures and the investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board are joining the previously announced Series E investment round, which now totals $115 million and includes Accel Partners, Google Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Ignition Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sapphire Ventures, Scale Venture Partners and others. San Francisco-based DocuSign has now raised about $240 million in total equity, with its most recent pre-money valuation at $1.6 billion, according to Thomson Reuters data.

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Sales engagement platform ClearSlide snags $50 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

San Francisco-based sales engagement platform ClearSlide has received $50 million in funding. The Social+Capital Partnership led the round with participation from all return backers including Greylock Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners. Also, the firm has hired Dustin Grosse as chief operating officer. Previously, Grosse worked at DocuSign where he served as senior vice president and chief marketing officer.

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DocuSign inks $115 mln Series E

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Electronic signature company DocuSign has secured $115 million in its Series E funding, a company spokesperson confirmed. The investors in this latest round were Recruit Holdings, NTT and Mitsui. This current capital infusion raises the company’s overall funding to more than $230 million.

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Second Century Backs DocuSign

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

DocuSign Inc., a Seattle-based provider of online document delivery and signature solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of VC funding from Second Century Ventures, a VC group sponsored by the National Association of Realtors. DocuSign previously raised around $33 million from WestRiver Capital, Frazier Technology Ventures, Ignition Partners and Sigma Partners.

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DocuSign Raising Fourth Round

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

DocuSign Inc., a Seattle-based provider of online document delivery and signature solutions, has secured $5 million of a $15 million venture capital round, according to a regulatory filing. The company had previously raised around $28 million, from firms like WestRiver Capital, Frazier Technology Ventures, Ignition Partners and Sigma Partners. www.docusign.com

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