Ben Dahl Joins Signal Peak Ventures as Managing Director
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 27, 2018--Signal Peak Ventures, a leading Salt Lake City-based venture capital firm, today announced the addition of Ben Dahl as a Managing Director. With a strong background as a venture capitalist, an entrepreneur and an attorney, Dahl brings an established track record of delivering exceptional returns for investors to Signal Peak. Dahl arrives at Signal Peak Ventures after serving as partner at Pelion Venture Partners.
“Signal Peak Ventures has established a reputation for investing in companies that not only represent the best and brightest innovators, but also deliver outstanding returns to investors,” said Dahl. “I am excited to add to the solid foundation Ron, Scott, and Brandon have built. Entrepreneurs and limited partners that have worked with them give them strong endorsements for their work ethic and integrity. We are eager and dedicated to continue helping passionate entrepreneurs build disruptive technology companies that deliver enduring value.”
Notable companies in Dahl’s track record include Cloudflare and Integral Ad Science. Cloudflare provides content delivery network services, DDoS mitigation, Internet security and distributed domain name server services. Dahl sourced the investment and was on the Board as an observer until his departure from Pelion. Integral Ad Science is a provider of online advertising brand protection and risk management services that empowers the advertising industry to effectively grow the world’s leading brands. Ben was a Board Member there until his departure from Pelion.
“Ben is a rising star in the venture capital community, and we are thrilled to have him join our team. His addition will further enhance our capacity to build relationships with great entrepreneurs and deliver top tier returns to our investors,” said Brandon Tidwell, Founding Partner and Managing Director of Signal Peak Ventures. “Ben’s decade plus of investment experience and network of co-investors and entrepreneurs adds to and strengthens the distinct capabilities of our partnership.”
In addition to his venture capital background, where he has demonstrated expertise helping entrepreneurs scale their businesses, Dahl comes to Signal Peak with experience as an entrepreneur and an attorney. Dahl holds an AB from Princeton University, a JD from the University of California, Berkeley, and a joint MBA from the University of California, Berkeley and Columbia University.
About Signal Peak Ventures
Signal Peak Ventures is a Salt Lake City based venture capital firm investing in early-stage technology companies in underserved markets across the United States. The fund invests in exceptional teams that are attacking big problems in a unique way, with the potential to transform markets and create lasting value. For more information about Signal Peak and its portfolio of investments, please visit www.spv.com.
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