Applied Biocode

Santa Fe Springs, CA

applied biocodeApplied BioCode is a privately held biotechnology company with headquarters in Santa Fe Springs, California. Applied BioCode manufactures and markets Barcoded Magnetic Beads (BMB) and detection systems for the development of highly multiplexed nucleic acids or protein detection assays which are applicable to the clinical diagnostic, life science research, and agricultural testing markets.

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ATS Advanced Telematic Systems

Berlin, Germany

advancedtelematic-iconATS Advanced Telematic Systems is building the future of connected cars and connected mobility. ATS works with partners, customers and standards organizations to support the development of a vibrant ecosystem for personalized vehicle services and applications. Headquartered in Berlin, ATS consists of a highly skilled international development and consulting team, and primarily targets OEMs and Tier1 suppliers in Europe and Asia.

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Bandwidth 10 Ltd

Berkeley, CA

bandwidth10-iconTunable Solutions for Optical Communications. Bandwith10 is commercializing tunable optical components to meet the exploding bandwidth demands for data communications. Using the HCG as a tunable mirror, leads to a wafer-scale, low cost fabrication process for BW10’s long-wavelength 1550-nm, tunable, single-mode VCSEL transceivers and tunable detectors.

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CoAdna Photonics

San Jose, CA

coadna-iconCoAdna Photonics is a fiber optic component company started in October 2000 to develop and deliver innovative fiber optic solutions for smart optical networks in the fast growing optical communications industry. CoAdna has facilities in San Jose, CA, the heart of Silicon Valley, and Stow, OH, the heart of the Liquid Crystal Corridor.

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Ixcela: The Internal Fitness Company

Bedford, MA

ixcela-iconIxcela: The Internal Fitness™ Company is a hard science based company that helps individuals improve their internal fitness. The Ixcela approach is focused on restoring internal fitness by a sophisticated test which identifies key small molecules associated with the gut microbiome that are out of balance, and an individualized therapy which restores these molecules to their proper levels through a personalized program which includes proprietary supplements specifically targeted at improving gut microbiome health.

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San Jose, CA

mcube-iconmCube is a fabless semiconductor company enabling a new generation of motion aware consumer devices. mCube designs and develops a portfolio of highly accurate and cost-effective single-chip motion sensors that are utilized by consumer electronics companies to improve user interactivity and enable new motion-based applications. mCube is addressing a dynamic and rapidly growing market. The consumer motion sensor market is growing in excess of 20% per year, and is expected to exceed $2.6 billion by 2015.

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San Francisco, CA

DragonflyDragonfly is developing revolutionary products and services for smart home and commercial applications.

Ginkgo Bioworks

Boston, MA

Ginkgo Bioworks is an organism design company that is building organisms to spec for customers across markets including nutrition, health and consumer goods. The company’s organism engineers work directly with customers including Fortune 500 companies to design microbes for their specific needs.

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Neumitra, Inc

Boston, MA

Neumitra IncNeumitra develops embedded biomodules to accurately and continuously measure the autonomic nervous system throughout daily life demands. Neumitra’s mission is a validated stress score to quantify daily brain health. By measuring how the autonomic nervous system is affected by daily stressors, we aim to establish through extensive physiological data, how our brain health and performance results from the lives we lead.

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Optovue Corporation

Fremont, CA

optoview-iconOptovue Corporation is an ophthalmic device company dedicated to working with ophthalmologists and clinical researchers to lead the commercialization of new imaging modalities that improve diagnosis and therapy of ocular disease.

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SiFotonics Technologies Co., Ltd

Woburn, MA

sifotonics-iconSiFotonics Technologies Co., Ltd. is a privately funded fabless photonic IC company specializing in Silicon Photonic components and integrated circuits for the applications in Consumer Electronics, Computation and Communications. SiFotonics Technologies Co., Ltd. holds exclusive patents licensed from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, one of the world’s leading technology institutions in Silicon Photonics. Established in 2007 and headquartered in Boston, MA, SiFotonics has three sites – Boston (US), Beijing (China), and Shanghai (China) and has set up strategic partnerships with several Asia CMOS foundries.

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Silicon Frontline Technology

Campbell, CA

siliconfrontline-iconSilicon Frontline Technology provides Guaranteed Accurate and Guaranteed Fast parasitic extraction and analysis for post layout verification. Our products are in use at over 20 customers, including 8 of the top 25 semiconductor vendors, are endorsed and used by leading foundries and have been used in over 200 designs. Customers have used our technology to solve problems for 28nm, 40nm, ADCs, Serdes, sensitive analog circuits, image sensors, memories, custom digital designs and power devices.

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Striiv, Inc

Redwood City, CA

striiv-iconStriiv focuses on integrating seamless game mechanics across everyday life activities and experiences. Striiv infuses these experiences with fun, to motivate and inspire users to exercise. Their first product, Striiv, aims to start a movement around movement, by taking active gaming outside the living room to encourage fitness.

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Voltafield Technology Corporation

Jhubei City, Taiwan

voltafield-iconVoltafield Technology Corporation is a semiconductor company enabling new generations of Magneto-resistive (MR) sensor technology. VTC develops innovative devices and products, with built-in quality designs to meet customer’s satisfaction. Our unique process integration offers a foundry friendly business model that enhances our customers’ competitiveness. Through constant innovation, VTC provides the best magnetic sensing products and services to meet our customers’ requirements.

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Exited Portfolio

We’re proud to have been integral partners in developing new business. Here is a list of companies that we helped get started, and since have left our portfolio once realizing their dreams.

Roominate Acquired by Wonderland Industries LLC 2015
LuxVue Technologies Inc. Acquired by Apple 2014
Sensable Technologies Inc Acquired by Geomagic 2012
U-Sytems Inc Acquired by GE Healthcare 2012
Starcite, Inc. Acquired by Active Network 2012
CoAdna Photonics, Inc IPO, Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) 2011
Luxnet Corporation IPO, ROC, OTC Securities Exchange (TWO) 2011
ChiL Semiconductor Acquired by International Rectifier 2011
CyberPower Systems, Inc. IPO, Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) 2011
Airmagnet Acquired by Fluke Electronic Corporation, 2009
Fortinet IPO 2009
BroadOn Communication Repurchased by company 2008
Apherma Acquired in 2007
Centrality Communications Acquired by SiRF Technology 2007
IRF Semiconductor, Inc. Acquired by NanoAmp, 2007
Reflectivity, Inc. Acquired by TI, 2006
Harmonix Music Systems, Inc. Acquired by Viacom, 2006
iRobot Corporation IPO, 2005
Blue 29 , Inc. Acquired by KLA Tencor, 2004
MPS IPO, 2004
Impala Linear Acquired by Fairchild Semiconductor, 2001
Allayer Acquired by Broadcom, 2000
ArtX Acquired by ATI, 2000
Hynet Acquired by @Road, 2000