Tech Company Financing Transactions

Modern Meadow Funding Round

Modern Meadow, based in Nutley, received $40 million in funding from Horizons Ventures, ICONIQ Capital and ARTIS Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
6/28/2016
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$40,000,000
Round
Series B
Investors

Horizons Ventures (Lead Investor) (Bart Swanson)

ICONIQ Capital (Lead Investor)

ARTIS Ventures (Michael Harden)

Breakout Labs

Collaborative Fund

Private Investors (Tony Fadell)

Red Swan Ventures

Temasek Holdings

Proceeds Purpose
The funding, bringing Modern Meadow's total funds raised to $53.5 million, will enable the company's transition from research and development to manufacturing--and the commercialization of biofabricated leather for the first time.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Industry
Biopharmaceutical
Mailing Address
111 Ideation Way 100
Nutley, NJ 07110
USA
Email Address
Overview
More than ever, global population growth and rising consumption levels are stretching the world's resources. For materials as fundamental as meat and leather, our planet's capacity is being stretched to the limit.
Profile
Modern Meadow LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Modern Meadow Company Twitter Account
Company News
Modern Meadow News
Facebook
Modern Meadow on Facebook
YouTube
Modern Meadow on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Anna Bakst
  Anna Bakst LinkedIn Profile  Anna Bakst Twitter Account  Anna Bakst News  Anna Bakst on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
David Williamson
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Co-Founder
Andras Forgacs
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Co-Founder
Gabor Forgacs
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VP - Bus. Development
Susan Schofer
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VP - Finance
Rex Liu
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