HARDWARE AND SEMICONDUCTOR INVESTORS.
UNMATCHED SECTOR KNOWLEDGE,
RELATIONSHIPS AND EXPERIENCE.

Who We Are + What We Invest In

We are a team of successful chief executives, investment experts and technology visionaries. We have disrupted multiple industries in the technology space and helped create some of the largest companies in the world, both as direct leaders and as investors.

Michael Marks
Lip-Bu Tan
Nicholas Brathwaite
Ganapathy Subramaniam
Cesar Lee
Andrew Kau
Teresa Smith
Joana Tieu
Altair
Annapurna Labs
Aquantia
Atonarp
Berkeley Lights
Breathometer
Calysta
Canary
CNEX
HiDeep
Ineda
Innovium
Lion Semi
NanoScopia
NetSpeed
Nod
Paxata
Quantenna
Skully
Skycatch
VeriSilicon
Volta

About Us

Our team has collectively created multiple, multi-billion dollar companies either as the CEO or as investors. The names associated with us include Flextronics, Cadence Design Systems, Aptina, Crocs, GoPro, Riverwood Capital, Walden International, and many others.

2015: WRV II is formed
2009: Lip-Bu is appointed CEO of Cadence
2015: Ganapathy joins WRV
2008: Riverwood Capital established with Michael and Nic as co-founders
2014: Walden Riverwood Ventures is formed
2007: Nic joins Aptina as CEO
2013: Cosmic Circuits is acquired by Cadence (Ganapathy)
1994: Andrew Kau joins Walden
2004: Lip-Bu joins the board of Cadence
2005: Ganapathy founds Cosmic Circuits
2011: Cesar joins Michael and Nic at Riverwood Capital
1987: Lip-Bu forms Walden International
1993: Michael joins Flextronics as CEO
1995: Nic joins Flextronics as CTO
2000: Lip-Bu joins the board of Flextronics
2005: Michael retires as CEO of Flextronics ($36bn revenue)
2011: Michael joins GoPro's board as an investor
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San Francisco, California

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