Matt Murphy

  • Veriflow raised $8.2 million to help IT pros avoid network outages and breaches

    Veriflow raised $8.2 million to help IT pros avoid network outages and breaches

    Remember when Target lost millions of customer credit card numbers to hackers who got in to their networks, of all things, through the company’s connected HVAC systems? A startup called Veriflow Systems Inc. just raised $8.2 million in a Series A round of venture funding to prevent that kind of thing with technology it’s calling “mathematical network… Read More

  • Menlo Ventures Brings On Matt Murphy

    Menlo Ventures Brings On Matt Murphy

    Matt Murphy, who left his role as a general partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers earlier this year, is joining Menlo Ventures as a managing director. Murphy will be focusing on enterprise infrastructure and mobile first apps that apply to either consumer or the enterprise. In terms of the “mobile first apps” part, he pointed to applications like Slack and DocuSign as… Read More

  • Former Kleiner Kid Matt Murphy Heads To Menlo Ventures

    Former Kleiner Kid Matt Murphy Heads To Menlo Ventures

    Matt Murphy, formerly of Kleiner Perkins, is joining Menlo Ventures. The latter firm is currently investing a new $400 million fund. Murphy led Kleiner’s investment into Aerohive Networks, which is currently public, and has been involved with Egnyte, a firm that is looking to go public next year. Kleiner has become best known recently for gender bias suit filed by former denizen… Read More

  • Ramping Up: Mary Meeker's Latest Mobile Trend Slides

    Today, Kleiner Perkins partners Mary Meeker (the former Internet analyst-turned-venture-capitalist) and Matt Murphy are giving a presentation at Google’s thinkmobile conference for its biggest 200 advertisers. The complete slideshow is above, and it goes through ten mobile trends Kleiner is following and investing in. Meeker’s slideshows are always insightful, and she’s… Read More