Investors and Advisors

Helping fuel the ForgeRock fire: Our investors and advisors are leading tech luminaries and venture firms with proven success identifying and fostering disruptive technologies.


Accel Partners

Accel Partners has been committed to helping exceptional entrepreneurs build lasting, category-defining technology companies since 1983. Accel partners with businesses that show potential for significant long-term success in specific sectors. Emphasizing synergy, its portfolio enables Accel to offer the advantages of a cohesive, cooperative Accel community, including access to an extensive network of past and present entrepreneurs.

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Foundation Capital

Foundation Capital is a VC firm driven to change the world by building great companies. This entrepreneurial spirit gives the partners the understanding, perspective, and enthusiasm to help promising companies in their formative stages. Foundation Capital targets innovative opportunities in cleantech; consumer Internet and infrastructure; telecommunications and networking; and enterprise software and on-demand services.


Meritech Capital Partners

Meritech Capital Partners is a premier provider of late-stage venture capital to category-defining private technology companies. With over $2.6 billion under management, Meritech invests in companies with proven and differentiated technology, massive market opportunities, accelerating revenue, and experienced management teams. Meritech has a wealth of experience providing guidance to rapidly scaling companies.



CrossContinentalVentures, founded by Alex Ott in 2003, is a global advisory firm that partners with entrepreneurs in thought-leading technology enterprises. Alex is a veteran in the enterprise software industry with operational and board-level experience on four continents.


Scott McNealy, Advisor

Advisor to ForgeRock, Scott is co-founder of Sun Microsystems, the progenitor of many ForgeRock products. He is the former CEO of Sun and current chairman of Wayin, a mobile Q and A polling service, which lets individuals and brands quickly create and respond to polls. He earned a BA in economics from Harvard and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.