Tech Company Financing Transactions

VertiFlex Funding Round

On 2/2/2011, VertiFlex secured $14 million in Series D funding from Aberdare Ventures, Alta Partners and New Enterprise Associates.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D

Aberdare Ventures (Paul Klingenstein)

Alta Partners (Guy Nohra)

New Enterprise Associates (Jake Nunn)

Thomas, McNerny & Partners (James Thomas)

Proceeds Purpose
The new capital will be used to complete enrollment in the Superion Interspinous Spacer (ISS) IDE Trial before the end of 2011, and to advance global market development of the technology.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Medical Devices & Instruments
Mailing Address
2714 Loker Ave. West 100
Carlsbad, CA 92010
Email Address
VertiFlex is a privately held medical device company dedicated to the advancement of minimally invasive solutions for the treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis(LSS), which is the leading cause of spinal surgery in the elderly. Our focus is to resolve the pain of LSS, helping patients regain active and productive lifestyles.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Earl Fender
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Chief Financial Officer
Jeffrey Swiecki
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Vice President
Michael Enxing
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VP - Human Resources
Bick Sellers
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VP - R & D
J. P. Timm
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Steven Reitzler
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