Tech Company Financing Transactions

Rethink Robotics Funding Round

GE Ventures, Bezos Expeditions and CRV participated in a $26.6 million Series D funding round for Rethink Robotics. This VC investment round was announced on 1/8/2015.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

GE Ventures (Lead Investor) (Sue Siegel)

Bezos Expeditions

CRV (Devdutt Yellurkar)

Goldman Sachs (George Lee)

Highland Capital Partners (Paul Maeder)

Sigma Prime Ventures (Paul Flanagan)

Threshold Ventures (Steven Jurvetson)

Two Sigma Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
The funding will be used to support the company's continued innovation, growth, and international expansion, and reflects Rethink Robotics' position as a leader in the emerging market of collaborative robotics. This new investment brings the company's total funding to more than $100 million since its founding in 2008.

Company Information

Company Status
Out of Business
Mailing Address
27 Wormwood St.
Boston, MA 02210
Email Address
Rethink Robotics is combining the power of computers - embodied in robots - and the extraordinary intelligence of the American workforce, to increase productivity and revitalize manufacturing.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Scott Eckert
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Chief Operating Officer
James Lawton
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Chief Technical Officer
Rodney Brooks
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VP - Finance
Steve Daignault
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VP - Manufacturing
Kurt Reiner
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VP - Sales
Jason Barton
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