What We Do
Squadra is the Italian word for team. It embodies our fundamental belief that exceptional teams are the key to outsized success. We lead rounds and apply significant resources in startups that are going to change the future of security in the workplace and in the field.
As investors we:
We invest in teams that:
How We Do It
For our portfolio companies, there are three teams — the founding team, our team, and the combination of the two.
That means some days we’re pulled up to the table in a portfolio company’s office to dig into a marketing campaign and other days we’re working our network to get one of our CEOs in front of the CISO of a key future client. Where some VCs check-in at the board meeting, we’re working with our management teams daily. The goal is simple — 3X in 24 months, achieved through alignment on our Joint Strategic Plan.
Our Investment Process
We don’t just write checks — we become an extension of the team. To make this happen, we work together from first meeting to investment kickoff.
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What We Stand By
Squadra Ventures is committed to supporting and funding under-represented founders and diverse teams. We believe that diverse teams perform better and, as stewards of capital, we take the following measures: