Congratulations to Will for his promotion to Principal.
This promotion reflects Will’s substantial contributions to our firm where he has been an integral part of the cybersecurity team since he joined Trident Capital in 2012.
Will was a member of the founding team that span out in 2015 to establish Trident Capital Cybersecurity (TCC). During this time, he has demonstrated strong leadership in developing our investment thesis, sourcing unique investment opportunities, leading due diligence, driving growth initiatives at several of our portfolio companies and growing our sizable network of trusted relationship in cybersecurity.
TCC is experiencing tremendous growth and our commitment to develop our people (e.g., promoting from within) is a key strategy for establishing a long term franchise in venture investment.
So far we have:
- raised one of the largest venture funds investing exclusively in cybersecurity: $300 million
- established one of the most experienced investment teams in cybersecurity: 6 investment professionals (and growing)
- established one of the industry's more exclusive network of trusted advisors: Trident Cybersecurity Advisory Council with 47 members (and growing)
- completed nine investments (and growing)
Trident Capital Cybersecurity (TCC), a venture fund investing in cybersecurity companies, announced today the promotion of Will Lin to Principal. "This promotion reflects Will's substantial contributions to our firm," said Alberto Yépez, Co-Founder and Managing Director. "He's demonstrated leadership as part of the founding team spun out of Trident Capital and is building on the momentum of our partnership."