A powerful partner for entrepreneurs transforming the enterprise.

At M12, we are building tomorrow’s future by giving entrepreneurs unparalleled access to Microsoft’s ecosystem, guided by the experience of trusted partners who move at the pace of innovation. We invest in early-stage B2B companies, with a specific interest in those with their heads in the cloud and on the edge.

Innovators changing
what's possible
in enterprise.

Collaboration begins
on day one.

Paxata

“M12 makes us feel like first class citizens. They’ve been incredibly flexible, agile, and hugely positive while opening doors and accelerating our growth,” says Nanduri. “It’s really refreshing to see a venture team that works with the velocity of a startup.”

— Prakash Nanduri Co-Founder & CEO

CognitiveScale

“I’ve been on the venture side and with other venture-backed companies, and this is one of the best venture teams I’ve worked with.”

— Akshay Sabhikhi CEO

WhiteSource

“With M12, you have the Microsoft name, access to leadership, and a portfolio development manager who can personally help you on a daily basis, which is a huge advantage.”

— Dan Gross WhiteSource VP of Business Development

Meet the Team