Tech Company Financing Transactions

Advent Solar Funding Round

Advent Solar, operating out of Albuquerque, received $70 million in funding from @Ventures, Battery Ventures and EnerTech Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series D
Proceeds Purpose
Advent is currently ramping up its first production line, and this additional funding will be used for expansion to meet the strong customer demand for Advent's advanced photovoltaic products.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Alternative Energy
Mailing Address
5600 University Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Email Address
Advent Solar, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of innovative solar cells and modules. Its unique, exclusive cell technology was originally developed at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), and is in a class of solar cells referred to as back-contact cells.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Peter Green
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Chief Financial Officer
Dick Trueblood
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Chief Scientific Officer
James Gee
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Vice President
Naresh Baliga
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VP - Engineering
Fares Bagh
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