Tech Company Financing Transactions

Proterra Funding Round

Proterra, operating out of Burlingame, secured $55 million in investment from BMW i Ventures and Generation Investment Management.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
The latest round is smaller, at $55 million, with the primary goal of forging new strategic alliances, said VP of Finance and Strategy Toby Kraus.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1815 Rollins Rd.
Burlingame, CA 94010
Email Address
Proterra was founded by Dale Hill in 2004 with a vision to design and manufacture world leading advanced technology heavy duty vehicles that are powered solely by clean domestic fuels.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Jack Allen
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Chief Financial Officer
Amy Ard
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Chief Operating Officer
Josh Ensign
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Chief Technical Officer
Dustin Grace
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Ryan Popple
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VP - Engineering
Rick Huibregtse
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VP - General Counsel
JoAnn Covington
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VP - Human Resources
Kelly Scheib
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VP - Sales
John Walsh
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