Sapphire investor Jai Das picks 5 startups and 3 trends ready to pop
Jai Das of Sapphire Ventures has watched Netskope, Auth0, Box, and Square flourish while other companies have failed. Jai Das, president and managing director at Sapphire Ventures, is an expert at spotting tech companies with big potential during tough times. "Splashtop has skyrocketed because of the need for remote work, collaborative work, and project management. The Silicon Valley startup, also a Das investment, has raised $49 million to date with a valuation of $127 million. JFrog: Helping developers push software updatesJFrog, which helps developers to continuously release software updates, is "booming right now during remote work because engineers must continue to work," Das says.