Ryan Sweeney joined Accel in 2009.
He is the first outside investor and board member in a number of leading SaaS and enterprise software companies like Atlassian (TEAM), Qualtrics (acquired by SAP), Squarespace, PagerDuty, and Xero (XERO). Ryan is also active with innovative consumer startups like Bevy, GOAT, goPuff, and VSCO.
He was also responsible for numerous investments with notable exits, including AirWatch (acquired by VMware), Braintree/Venmo (acquired by PayPal), Groupon (public), Lynda.com (acquired by LinkedIn), Lightspeed (acquired by CPqD), OzForex (public), and Simility (acquired by PayPal).
Ryan grew up in South Jersey and graduated from Notre Dame and Harvard Business School.
Mobile device, application and content management for enterprises
Acquired by VMWare
Collaboration, development, and issue tracking software for teams
Enterprise-grade platform for virtual and in-person global event communities
Bill Ready (CEO)
Global payment solutions
Acquired by PayPal
Web and mobile app testing platform
Wellford Dillard (CEO)
Email marketing platform
Online sneaker-selling platform
Instant needs delivery platform providing daily essentials
Social media marketing and management platform
Mark Lenhard (CEO)
Invoice app for professionals
Point-of-sale management software for restaurant and retail
Eco-friendly grocery subscription.
Intelligent customer experience platform for retailers
International money transfer service
Jennifer Tejada (CEO)
Operations performance platform
Experience management software
Acquired by SAP
A platform for buying & selling equity shares in collectible assets.
Fast and secure payment solutions
Fraud detection and protection for companies
Acquired by PayPal
SaaS-based CMS and hosting service
Public transit navigation mobile app
Mobile payment solutions for consumers
Acquired by Braintree/PayPal
Media creation and discovery platform
Cloud accounting software