Tech Company Financing Transactions

AMP Americas Funding Round

AMP Americas secured a $75 million funding round on 7/26/2019. Backers included EIV Capital and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

EIV Capital (Lead Investor) (Patti Melcher)

Proceeds Purpose
The new funding will allow AMP to build new facilities and produce more renewable energy from cow waste, which is both cheaper and more environmentally friendly than diesel.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Alternative Energy
Mailing Address
811 W Evergreen Ave. 201
Chicago, IL 60642
Email Address
AMP Americas conducts operations through three business units; Renewable Dairy Fuels, ampRenew and ampCNG. Renewable Dairy Fuels (RDF) produces 100 percent renewable natural gas from an anaerobic digester at Fair Oaks Farms in Indiana.
AMP Americas LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
AMP Americas Company Twitter Account
Company News
AMP Americas News
AMP Americas on Facebook
AMP Americas on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Nate Laurell
  Nate Laurell LinkedIn Profile  Nate Laurell Twitter Account  Nate Laurell News  Nate Laurell on Facebook
Chief Executive Officer
Grant Zimmerman
  Grant Zimmerman LinkedIn Profile  Grant Zimmerman Twitter Account  Grant Zimmerman News  Grant Zimmerman on Facebook
Chief Operating Officer
Martin Gilkes
  Martin Gilkes LinkedIn Profile  Martin Gilkes Twitter Account  Martin Gilkes News  Martin Gilkes on Facebook
VP - Bus. Development
Andrew Dvoracek
  Andrew Dvoracek LinkedIn Profile  Andrew Dvoracek Twitter Account  Andrew Dvoracek News  Andrew Dvoracek on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Steve Josephs
  Steve Josephs LinkedIn Profile  Steve Josephs Twitter Account  Steve Josephs News  Steve Josephs on Facebook
VP - Finance
RD Ahlers
  RD Ahlers LinkedIn Profile  RD Ahlers Twitter Account  RD Ahlers News  RD Ahlers on Facebook
VP - General Counsel
James Waddell
  James Waddell LinkedIn Profile  James Waddell Twitter Account  James Waddell News  James Waddell on Facebook
VP - Operations
Obi Ofoegbu
  Obi Ofoegbu LinkedIn Profile  Obi Ofoegbu Twitter Account  Obi Ofoegbu News  Obi Ofoegbu on Facebook



Browse more venture capital transactions:

Prev: 7/26/2019: Drip Capital venture capital transaction
Next: 7/26/2019: Hipcamp venture capital transaction


Share this article


About Our VC Transactions Data

We do our best to report on every notable VC transaction. VC transactions reported here are sourced from news reports and company announcements. The data comes to us via our partnership with, an affiliated venture.


Additional Resources for Entrepreneurs

Lists of Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms

Franchise Opportunities


Business Glossary