Tech Company Financing Transactions

Solazyme Funding Round

Solazyme, operating out of South San Francisco, secured $45.4 million from Braemar Energy Ventures, Harris & Harris Group and Lightspeed Venture Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
The company will use the proceeds to accelerate product development.

Company Information

Company Status
Alternative Energy
Mailing Address
225 Gateway Blvd.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Email Address
Solazyme (NASDAQ: SZYM) is a biotechnology company devoted to harnessing the energy-harvesting machinery of photosynthetic microbes to produce valuable products. The Company utilizes proprietary genetic engineering methods to develop commercially relevant, sunlight-driven biochemical pathways.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Wolfson
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Chief Financial Officer
Tyler Painter
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Executive Vice President
Peter Licari
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General Manager
Frederic Stoeckel
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VP - General Counsel
Paul Quinlan
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