Tech Company Financing Transactions

Penguin Computing Funding Round

Penguin Computing, based in Fremont, secured $9 million from Signal Peak Ventures, Convergence Partners and San Francisco Equity Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Signal Peak Ventures (Lead Investor) (Ed Ekstrom)

Convergence Partners (Eric Benedetto)

San Francisco Equity Partners (Scott Potter)

Weber Capital Management (Eugene Weber)

Proceeds Purpose
The injection of funds will help Penguin Computingtake advantage of the increasing demand for Linux High PerformanceComputing (HPC) solutions, both among its strong customer base in thecommercial, government and academic fields, and beyond to rapidly expandingenterprise markets such as web infrastructure.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
45800 Northport Loop West
Fremont, CA 94538
Email Address
Penguin Computing is the leading innovator of highly scalable Linux cluster, server and workstation platforms based on open standards hardware and software.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Tom Coull
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Chief Financial Officer
Lisa Cummins
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Chief Technical Officer
Phillip Pokorny
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VP - Bus. Development
Matt Jacobs
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VP - Engineering
Andreas Junge
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