Tech Company Financing Transactions

Achates Power Funding Round

Achates Power closed a $7.1 million Series B financing round on 1/8/2010. Investors included Triangle Peak Partners, InterWest Partners and Madrone Capital Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
Achates is developing a radical new design for a high-efficiency two-stroke automotive engine.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Clean Tech
Mailing Address
4060 Sorrento Valley Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92121
Email Address
Achates Power, Inc. has developed radically improved internal combustion engines that increase fuel efficiency, reduce GHG emissions and are lower cost.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
David Crompton
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Chief Technical Officer
Fabien Redon
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Vice President
Gerhard Regner
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Vice President
Dnyanesh Sapkal
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VP - Bus. Development
Larry Fromm
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VP - Bus. Development
CJ Kalebjian
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VP - Finance
Carol Mottershead
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VP - Operations
John Major
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VP - Operations
Jerome Paye
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