Tech Company Financing Transactions

Icera Semiconductor Funding Round

On 3/15/2006, Icera Semiconductor landed $40 million in Series C funding from Amadeus Capital, Accel Partners and Accomplice.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Amadeus Capital (Lead Investor) (Hermann Hauser)

Accel Partners


Benchmark Capital (Joseph Golden)

Proceeds Purpose
The new funding will be used to continue the rapid expansion of engineering, sales, customer support and operations teams internationally to support existing and future customer engagements and partnerships.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
2520 The Quadrant
Bristol, BS32 4AQ
Email Address
Icera is pioneering wireless soft modem platforms for next generation mobile phones and wireless terminals.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Stan Boland
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Chief Technical Officer
Steve Allpress
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Vice President
Simon Knowles
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VP - Finance
Jon Oates
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VP - General Counsel
Steve Chandler
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VP - Human Resources
Sonia Talamelli
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VP - Marketing
James Finch
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VP - Operations
Peter Hughes
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VP - Sales
Fabrice Moizan
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