Tech Company Financing Transactions

CoverCress Funding Round

CoverCress, based in St. Louis, received $5 million in funding from Fulcrum Global Capital, Hermann Companies and Leaps by Bayer.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
This new funding supports CoverCress' planned commercialization in the fall of 2021,with the goal of ultimately growing to millions of acres across the southern Midwest.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1100 Corporate Sq. Dr. 135
St. Louis, MO 63132
Email Address
CoverCress is a renewable fuel company - leading developer of Field Pennycress. Pennycress grows in corn & soybean crop rotation offering farmers a winter crop & cover crop. Pennycress oil - Biodiesel & Aviation Jet Fuel feedstock & meal - cattle feed.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Jerry Steiner
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Chief Operating Officer
Michael DeCamp
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Chief Technical Officer
Timothy Ulmasov
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VP - Operations
Cris Handel
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