Tech Company Financing Transactions

Universal Hydrogen Funding Round

Universal Hydrogen closed a $20.5 million Series A funding round on 4/23/2021. Backers included Playground Global, Airbus Ventures and Coatue Management.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Alternative Energy
Mailing Address
21 Park Ave.
Venice Los Angeles, CA 90291
Email Address
Universal Hydrogen is making hydrogen-powered commercial flight a near-term reality. The company takes a flexible, scalable, and capital-light approach to hydrogen logistics by transporting it in modular capsules over the existing freight network from green production sites to airports around the world.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Paul Eremenko
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Chief Operating Officer
Jason Chua
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Chief Technical Officer
John-Paul Clarke
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VP - Bus. Development
Rod Williams
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