Enbala adds ex-KPCB EIR to board

By Iris Dorbian — 4 days ago

Enbala Power Networks, a Canadian provider of solutions for distributed energy resource management, has added Dr. Cheryl Martin to its board of directors. Martin is a principal at Harwich Partners. She is also the the former acting director of the U.S. Department of Energys Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy and prior to that, was an executive in residence with Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.

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Instart Logic snags $43 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Palo Alto, California-based cloud application delivery provider Instart Logic has secured $43 million in funding. Four Rivers Group and Hermes Growth Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Andreessen Horowitz, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and Tenaya Capital. Also, Instart Logic has named Rafael Torres as chief financial officer, Shailesh Shukla as vice president of products and strategy and Justin Fitzhugh as vice president of technical operations.

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VC-backed semiconductor company Easic files for IPO

By Iris Dorbian — 12 months ago

Santa Clara, California-based semiconductor company Easic Corp has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as the stock’s pricing terms have yet to be set. The company plans on listing the IPO on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “EASI.” Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc will serve as the lead underwriters. Easic’s backers include Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Crescendo Ventures, Seagate Technology and Evergreen Partners.

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Drawbridge Raises $14m Series B

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Drawbridge, a cross-screen mobile ad targeting business, has closed its $14 million Series B funding. Northgate Capital, a new investor in Drawbridge, leads this round. Existing investors, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers and Sequoia Capital also joined the round.

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Auxogyn Raises $18 Million B Round

By Jonathan Marino — 4 years ago

Auxogyn, the women’s reproductive health company based in Menlo Park, California, just raised $18 million in a Series B round led by SR One. All of its Series A investors, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, TPG Biotech and Merck Serono Ventures, participated in the funding. Simeon George, from SR One, and Nilesh Kumar, of […]

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BASF Venture Capital Puts $5M into Solida

4 years ago

BASF Venture Capital has put $5 million into Solidia Technologies, a maker of building and construction materials, as part of a $27 million financing round. The round also includes participation from Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, BP Ventures and Bright Capital, the venture arm of RU-COM Corp. PRESS RELEASE BASF Venture Capital GmbH is investing […]

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Auxogyn Closes Series A at $20m

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

Auxogyn, a privately-held company focused on advancing women’s reproductive health, has closed the final tranche of its Series A financing, bringing total funding to $20 million. Investors in the round include Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, TPG Biotech and Merck Serono Ventures. PRESS RELEASE Auxogyn, Inc., a privately-held company focused on advancing women’s reproductive health, […]

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Auxogyn Wraps Up Series A

4 years ago

Auxogyn Inc., a Menlo Park, Calif. company focusing on products for women’s reproductive health, has closed a final tranche for its Series A round. The company has now raised $20 million in total funding. The initial tranche was placed in May 2010, and investors in the round include Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, TPG Biotech and Merck Serono Ventures, the company said in a statement.

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BASF Venture Capital Backs Solidia Technologies

By Angela Sormani — 4 years ago

BASF Venture Capital is investing $5 million in Solidia Technologies as part of a $27 million financing round. The current round of financing also includes Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, BP Ventures and Bright Capital, the venture arm of RU-COM Corporation. The company is headquartered in Piscataway (New Jersey) and has 28 employees. PRESS RELEASE […]

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