Tech Company Financing Transactions

Gynesonics Funding Round

Gynesonics, based in Redwood City, raised $43 million from Abingworth, Endeavour Vision and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Abingworth (Lead Investor) (Jonathan MacQuitty)

Endeavour Vision (Lead Investor) (Robert O'Holla)

private investors (Lead Investor)

Advanced Technology Ventures

Correlation Ventures

HBM Healthcare Investments (Chandra Leo)

Hercules Technology Growth Capital

InterWest Partners (Douglas Fisher)

Proceeds Purpose
The proceeds from the equity financing will be used to fund Gynesonics' strategic clinical plan, which includes current and future trials in the U.S. and globally, key programs in operations and research and development, market adoption and to support global regulatory and reimbursement efforts for the Gynesonics technology platform, Sonata.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Medical Devices & Instruments
Mailing Address
600 Chesapeake Dr.
Redwood City, CA 94063
Email Address
Gynesonics develops an ablation device for treating uterine fibroids.
Gynesonics LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Gynesonics Company Twitter Account
Company News
Gynesonics News
Gynesonics on Facebook
Gynesonics on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Chris Owens
  Chris Owens LinkedIn Profile  Chris Owens Twitter Account  Chris Owens News  Chris Owens on Facebook
Chief Medical Officer
David Toub
  David Toub LinkedIn Profile  David Toub Twitter Account  David Toub News  David Toub on Facebook
Chief Operating Officer
Jordan Bajor
  Jordan Bajor LinkedIn Profile  Jordan Bajor Twitter Account  Jordan Bajor News  Jordan Bajor on Facebook
Vice President
Richard Lanigan
  Richard Lanigan LinkedIn Profile  Richard Lanigan Twitter Account  Richard Lanigan News  Richard Lanigan on Facebook
Vice President
Kelly Petrucci
  Kelly Petrucci LinkedIn Profile  Kelly Petrucci Twitter Account  Kelly Petrucci News  Kelly Petrucci on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Jiayu Chen
  Jiayu Chen LinkedIn Profile  Jiayu Chen Twitter Account  Jiayu Chen News  Jiayu Chen on Facebook
VP - Manufacturing
James Sparks
  James Sparks LinkedIn Profile  James Sparks Twitter Account  James Sparks News  James Sparks on Facebook
VP - Regulatory Affairs
Taraneh Farazi
  Taraneh Farazi LinkedIn Profile  Taraneh Farazi Twitter Account  Taraneh Farazi News  Taraneh Farazi on Facebook
VP - Regulatory Affairs
Diane King
  Diane King LinkedIn Profile  Diane King Twitter Account  Diane King News  Diane King on Facebook
VP - Sales
Nelson Whistance
  Nelson Whistance LinkedIn Profile  Nelson Whistance Twitter Account  Nelson Whistance News  Nelson Whistance on Facebook



Browse more venture capital transactions:

Prev: 7/22/2015: DataFox venture capital transaction
Next: 7/22/2015: Invi venture capital transaction


Share this article


Where The Data Comes From

We do our best to report on all VC transactions involving tech companies. VC investment data records reported here come from news reports and company announcements. The data comes to us via our partnership with, an affiliated venture.


Additional Resources for Entrepreneurs

Lists of Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms

Franchise Opportunities


Business Glossary