“This promotion reflects Andrew’s significant contributions to our firm and portfolio,” said J. Alberto Yépez, Co-Founder and Managing Director. “Andrew brings incredible intellect, commitment and insights to the investing team as we work with entrepreneurs to build leading cybersecurity companies. At ForgePoint, we are committed to promoting from within as we build one of the most experienced investment teams in cybersecurity.”
ForgePoint Capital is one of the most prolific investors in cybersecurity, with fifteen investments in Fund I. The team brings decades of operating and investing experience and draws upon a trusted network of relationships across the industry to support entrepreneurs who are building great companies.
“The opportunity to work with so many talented industry stakeholders, entrepreneurs, technologists, and security executives has been incredibly rewarding,” McClure said. “In today’s connected world, cybersecurity is national security. What we’re doing at ForgePoint is nothing less than helping to build a more secure and resilient tomorrow.”
ForgePoint Capital, a cybersecurity-focused venture firm, has promoted Andrew McClure to principal. Currently, McClure represents ForgePoint as a board observer at two cybersecurity companies: CyberCube Analytics and BehavioSec. He was also a board observer at Prevoty (acquired by Imperva)