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Luminar Funding Round

Luminar secured a $100 million venture capital round on 7/12/2019. Backers included 1517 Fund, Canvas Venture Fund and Cornes Technology.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
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Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
This capital accelerates Luminar's foray into the consumer and commercial series production vehicle markets.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
San Francisco, CA 94107
Email Address
Luminar is a global automotive technology company ushering in a new era of vehicle safety and autonomy. For the past decade, Luminar has built an advanced hardware and software platform to enable its more than 50 industry partners, including the majority of global automotive OEMs.
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Chief Executive Officer
Austin Russell
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Chief Financial Officer
William Zerella
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Chief Technical Officer
Jason Eichenholz
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Vice President
Vijay Albuquerque
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Vice President
Christoph Schroeder
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Vice President
Jason Wojack
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VP - Bus. Development
Scott Faris
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VP - Bus. Development
Brent Schwarz
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VP - Finance
Michael Jung
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VP - General Counsel
Anthony Cooke
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VP - Human Resources
Tami Rosen
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VP - Manufacturing
Alejandro Mainou
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VP - Marketing
Nicole Phelan
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VP - R & D
Joesph LaChapelle
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