Tech Company Financing Transactions

Zymergen Funding Round

SoftBank Vision Fund, Data Collective and Goldman Sachs invested in a $400 million Series C funding round for Zymergen. The round was announced on 12/14/2018.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
12/14/2018
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$400,000,000
Round
Series C
Investors

SoftBank Vision Fund (Lead Investor) (Deep Nishar)

Data Collective (Matthew Ocko)

Goldman Sachs

Hanwha Investment

Innovation Endeavors

Threshold Ventures

True Ventures

Two Sigma Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
Zymergen's Series C funding validates the company's progress and the significant market opportunity for molecular technology, the new technological field pioneered by the company.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Industry
Biopharmaceutical
Mailing Address
5980 Horton St. 105
Emeryville, CA 94608
USA
Email Address
Overview
At Zymergen, we make improvements to microbes used in industrial fermentation. With advanced automation and computation, we build enhanced strains for real world applications.
Profile
Zymergen LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Zymergen Company Twitter Account
Company News
Zymergen News
Facebook
Zymergen on Facebook
YouTube
Zymergen on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Joshua Hoffman
  Joshua Hoffman LinkedIn Profile  Joshua Hoffman Twitter Account  Joshua Hoffman News  Joshua Hoffman on Facebook
Chief Marketing Officer
Jack Gold
  Jack Gold LinkedIn Profile  Jack Gold Twitter Account  Jack Gold News  Jack Gold on Facebook
Chief Scientific Officer
Zach Serber
  Zach Serber LinkedIn Profile  Zach Serber Twitter Account  Zach Serber News  Zach Serber on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Aaron Kimball
  Aaron Kimball LinkedIn Profile  Aaron Kimball Twitter Account  Aaron Kimball News  Aaron Kimball on Facebook
VP - Finance
Enakshi Singh
  Enakshi Singh LinkedIn Profile  Enakshi Singh Twitter Account  Enakshi Singh News  Enakshi Singh on Facebook
VP - Human Resources
Judy Gilbert
  Judy Gilbert LinkedIn Profile  Judy Gilbert Twitter Account  Judy Gilbert News  Judy Gilbert on Facebook
VP - Human Resources
Mina Kim
  Mina Kim LinkedIn Profile  Mina Kim Twitter Account  Mina Kim News  Mina Kim on Facebook
VP - Operations
Jed Dean
  Jed Dean LinkedIn Profile  Jed Dean Twitter Account  Jed Dean News  Jed Dean on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Richard Pieters
  Richard Pieters LinkedIn Profile  Richard Pieters Twitter Account  Richard Pieters News  Richard Pieters on Facebook


 

 

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