Tech Company Financing Transactions

Santur Funding Round

Santur secured a $10 million Series C financing round on 12/2/2003. Investors included VantagePoint Capital Partners, Lighthouse Capital Partners and Menlo Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
With this Series C funding, Santur is fully funded and will be able to meet our customers ramping production schedules.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
40931 Encyclopedia Circle
Fremont, CA 94538
Email Address
Santur's mission is to enable next generation optical networks by providing innovative, reliable and affordable optical components.
Santur LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Santur Company Twitter Account
Company News
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Paul Meissner
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Chief Technical Officer
Milind Gokhale
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Ed Vail
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VP - Engineering
Sabeur Siala
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VP - Sales
Jim Tavacoli
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