Trident Capital Cybersecurity, a San Mateo, CA-based early stage venture capital firm focused on cybersecurity, rebranded as ForgePoint Capital.
Formed in the summer of 2015 by Alberto Yepez and Donald R. Dixon, the firm manages a $300m fund exclusively investing in cybersecurity companies, which brings deep industry expertise and a network of relationships. Its 50-person Cybersecurity Advisory Council includes industry CEOs, security entrepreneurs, senior information security executives, and former government security leaders.
To date, ForgePoint Capital has made 36 investments and has 18 cybersecurity exits. Portfolio companies include 4iQ, Attivo, Appthority, Bayshore Networks, BehavioSec, CyberCube Analytics, ID Experts, IronNet Cybersecurity, Prevoty, and ReversingLabs.