Accel Partners LP

500 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
Investor type PE
Founded 1983
Location United States


Accel, formerly known as Accel Partners, is an American venture capital firm. Accel works with startups in seed, early and growth-stage investments. The company has offices in Palo Alto, California and San Francisco, California, with additional operating funds in London,[1][2] India[3] and China (through a partnership with International Data Group (IDG-Accel)).[4]

Accel has funded technology companies including Facebook,[5] Slack,[6] Dropbox,[7] Atlassian,[8] Flipkart,[9] Supercell,[10] Spotify,[11] Etsy,[12] Braintree/Venmo,[13] Vox Media,[14],[15] Qualtrics,[16] DJI,[17] Cloudera,[18],[19] GoFundMe,[20] Vectra Networks Inc.[21] FabHotels, BrowserStack[22], Instana[23] and Egyptian Instabug

Industry focus

Industrial Media and Entertainment Other SaaS Security

Investment preferences

Investment Ticket

$10-50 m

Investment Horizon

3-5 years

Investment Stage



Exit Strategy

Sale to strategic investor


Region focus

North America Europe Africa Asia


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