Tech Company Financing Transactions

CENX Funding Round

On 8/11/2015, CENX received $12.5 million in Series D investment from BDC Venture Capital, Cross Creek Capital and DCM Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D
Proceeds Purpose
This investment will help accelerate CENX's global market and portfolio expansion in addressing emerging requirements for Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) for service providers that are evolving to Software-defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) technologies.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
5 Marine View Plz. 218
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Email Address
CENX provides LSO solutions that bridge the operations gap between physical and virtualized network functions (NFV) in Software-Defined Networks.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Nan Chen
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Chief Executive Officer
Ed Kennedy
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Chief Financial Officer
Kim Butler
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Chief Technical Officer
Chris Purdy
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Vice President
Phil Long
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VP - Product Management
Andrew McDonald
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VP - Sales
Jay McMullan
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