Ken Elefant

Managing Director at Sorenson Capital

Ken Elefant

Ken Elefant

Managing Director at Sorenson Capital

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Career Highlights

Opus Capital Ventures LLC

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Number of Boards

11

Relationships
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Head, Technology Practice at Sorenson Capital

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Founding Partner at Opus Capital Ventures LLC

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Director-Product Management at Active Network Systems Ltd.

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Managing Director at Trident Capital Cybersecurity Management LLC

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Former Director at Quest Software, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Worldwide Asset eXchange

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Co-Founder at Helion Venture Partners Pvt. Ltd.

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Investor at Apteligent, Inc.

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Co-Founder at BRM Capital Advisors Ltd.

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Co-Founder & Managing Director at Trident Capital Cybersecurity Management LLC

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Managing Director at Sorenson Capital
Education
MBA

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BS in Economics

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Memberships
Member
Current

The Indus Entrepreneurs provides mentoring, networking and education to entrepreneurs. It is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurs and giving back to community. The company was founded by Kailash Joshi in 1992 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.

Fellow
Current

The Society of Kauffman Fellows is a network of venture capitalists operating at 160 venture firms and corporate venture groups in 26 countries on 6 continents, collectively deploying $50B in venture capital.

Fellow
Prior

The Kauffman Fellowship is a two year educational, networking, and leadership development program for venture capitalists. According to the Center for Venture Education, it is "dedicated exclusively to the world of venture capital and the cultivation of new high-technology, high-growth, high-impact companies".

Career History
Managing Director
2017 - Current

Sorenson Ventures LP seeks investment opportunities in companies located in the US. The fund provides financing for early stage capital requirements.

Managing Director
2017 - Current

Sorenson Capital focuses on buyout and growth equity investments in the US. The firm targets companies operating in the fields of aerospace, analytics, manufacturing, SaaS/software, energy, business services and consumer. They look for experienced and motivated management teams. They acquire majority & minority positions and make investments in the range of $10 million to $40 million.

Vice President & Managing Director
2011 - 2016

Intel Capital backs innovative startups targeting computing and smart devices, cloud, datacenter, security, the Internet of Things, wearable and robotic technologies and semiconductor manufacturing.

Boards & Committees
Observer, Board of Directors
Prior - 2017

AlienVault, Inc. provides security management solutions. It offers Unified Security Management (USM), a collection of open source tools for asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, threat detection, behavioral monitoring, and security intelligence; and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), a compliance management solution that integrates and analyzes the data produced by other security technologies, and detects threats and accelerates compliance. The company was founded by Julio Casal and Dominique Karg on May 1, 2012 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior

AlertEnterprise, Inc. provides information technology and operational technology convergence for corporate and critical infrastructure protection. It eliminates silos and uncovers blended threats across IT Security, Physical Access Controls and Industrial Control Systems for true prevention of insider threat, fraud, theft, sabotage and acts of terrorism. The company was founded by Jasvir Gill and Kaval Kaur in 2007 and is headquartered in Fremont, CA.

Director
Prior

Jivox Corp. operates as a interactive video advertising technology company. Its platform enables brand advertisers, digital agencies and publishers to deliver highly engaging video advertisements by interactive and social sharing widgets. The firm also provides campaign performance tracking, brand awareness and purchase intent analytics for advertisers. The company was founded by Diaz H. Nesamoney in 2006 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.