Tech Company Financing Transactions

EcoMotors Funding Round

On 7/10/2012, EcoMotors received $32.5 million in Series C funding from Braemar Energy Ventures, Cascade Investment and Khosla Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Braemar Energy Ventures (Lead Investor) (William Lese)

Cascade Investment (William Gates)

Khosla Ventures (Vinod Khosla)

Proceeds Purpose
The funding will allow EcoMotors to expand its research and development capability in support of growing the Company's already robust intellectual property base and moving to the next stage of opoc diesel engine development with two important customers, Navistar and Zhongding Holding Group. The new capital will also enable EcoMotors to accelerate the creation of gasoline versions of opoc to meet increasing customer demand for cost effective fuel economy gains in cars, light trucks, hybrids, and extended range EVs.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Clean Tech
Mailing Address
17000 Federal Dr. 200
Allen Park, MI 48101
Email Address
EcoMotors develops unique, fuel efficient, clean burning and quiet internal combustion engines for on-road and off-road applications.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Peter Hofbauer
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Chief Executive Officer
Amit Soman
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VP - Engineering
Iain Ridley
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VP - Sales
Allan Wang
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