Shervin Ghaemmaghami

Senior Vice President

617-231-2400

About

Shervin joined F-Prime in 2012 to help start their technology fund.  He focuses on early-stage investments in enterprise software and FinTech companies.

Over the past 3 years,  Shervin has led or participated in investments in Cloudant (acquired by IBM in 2013), Codeship, FutureAdvisor (acquired by BlackRock in 2015), Flywire (formerly PeerTransfer), Recurly and ReadMe.

He began his career in venture capital with Polaris Venture Partners, and has held operating roles at The Atlantic and various MIT spin-outs/ start-ups.  He has also worked for McKinsey and Company in both their US and Middle East offices.

Shervin was born and raised in London, England and has undergraduate and masters degrees in Engineering from both the University of Cambridge and MIT.

  • Benchling is the leader in cloud-based informatics for life science R&D. The company offers a unified R&D platform purpose-built for biologics, including solutions for Lab Notebook, Molecular Biology, Bioregistration, Sample Tracking, Requests and Workflow Management. Benchling is used by over 100,000 scientists globally throughout multinational pharmaceutical corporations, emerging biotechnology companies, and major research institutions. Learn more at https://benchling.com/.

    • Category

      • Enterprise IT
      • Health IT/Services
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      San Francisco, CA

    • Year Invested

      2018

    • Team

  • Cloudant offered a distributed NoSQL database-as-a-service (DBaaS) for developers creating web and mobile applications. Cloudant was acquired by IBM in 2014.

  • Codeship operates a cloud-based platform that helps software developers test and deploy their code more efficiently through continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD). Codeship was acquired by Cloudbees in 2018. Learn more at codeship.com.

  • Percy works at the intersection of design, development, and deployment. Their product is the world’s first truly continuous visual testing platform, helping enable product teams to ship software faster and with confidence in every visual change to their application. Learn more at percy.io.

    • Category

      • Enterprise IT
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      San Francisco, CA

    • Year Invested

      2019

    • Team

  • ReadMe provides an easy-to-configure platform for companies to document and showcase their Application Programming Interface (API), and build loyal, productive developer communities. Learn more at www.readme.io.

    • Category

      • Enterprise IT
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      San Francisco, CA

    • Year Invested

      2015

    • Team

  • Recurly, Inc. delivers enterprise-grade subscription management to thousands of SaaS, media, mobile, consumer goods, productivity, and publishing businesses worldwide. Businesses like Sling TV, Asana, Unbounce, and BarkBox depend on Recurly’s ability to cut through the complexity of subscription management to drive recurring revenue growth. Since its launch in 2010, Recurly has deployed subscription billing for thousands of companies across 32 countries, making it the most trusted subscription management platform. Learn more at www.recurly.com.

    • Category

      • Enterprise IT
      • FinTech
    • Status

      • Private
    • Location

      San Francisco, CA

    • Year Invested

      2014

    • Team