About Us

Our Background

Western Digital Capital has invested over $250 million in more than 20 startups. We are stage agnostic (seed to expansion) and invest alongside financial and corporate venture capitalists. Our portfolio spans components, systems and software technologies across memory storage, cloud, data center, big data, the Internet of Things, mobile, wearables, virtual and augmented reality, and frontier tech, for the benefit of consumers as well as the enterprise.


Current Portfolio Companies

Our Team

Our team includes investment bankers, venture capitalists, analysts, lawyers, consultants, mathematicians, scientists, and engineers with in-depth knowledge of technology and the storage ecosystem.

Together we provide the strategic insights and facilitate the business unit partnership opportunities necessary for companies to profitably accelerate their growth.



Mark Long
President,
Western Digital Capital

Chief Financial Officer and
Chief Strategy Officer
Western Digital Corporation

Western Digital Capital Team

Daniel Flynn
Vice President,
Western Digital Capital and Corporate Development

Amir Fridman
Investments Israel

Aymerik Renard
Investments

Kaushik Roy
Ecosystem Strategy

Corporate Development & Strategy Support Team

René Hartner

Steffen Hellmold

James Park

Apurva Shah