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Description

Developer of nanowire light emitting diodes designed to offer advanced LED products using nanotechnology. The company's light emitting diodes are made using one material system with the active layers grown on the crystallographically-favorable non-polar m-plane, enabling customers to achieve higher efficiencies of the diodes.

2005

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

11-50

Employees

Series D

Latest Deal Type

$30M

Latest Deal Amount

$67.2M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Developer of nanowire light emitting diodes designed to offer advanced LED products using nanotechnology. The company's light emitting diodes are made using one material system with the active layers grown on the crystallographically-favorable non-polar m-plane, enabling customers to achieve higher efficiencies of the diodes.

Website:

www.glo.se

Ownership Status

Privately Held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Fiberoptic Equipment

Other Industries

Electrical Equipment
Application Specific Semiconductors

Primary Office

Scheelevägen 22 223 63 LundSweden +46 (0) 272 670 00
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    glo Valuation and Funding

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    glo Investors (11)

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    Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
    Seat
    Contact
    Info
    Agder Energi VentureCorporate Venture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
    Energy Future InvestVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
    Foundation Asset ManagementOtherMinority000 0000000 0000
    Hafslund VentureCorporationMinority000 0000000 0000
    LU InnovationVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
    Agder Energi Venture Corporate Venture Capital
    Energy Future Invest Venture Capital
    Foundation Asset Management Other
    Hafslund Venture Corporation
    LU Innovation Venture Capital

    glo Executive Team (7)

    NameTitleBoard
    Seat
    Contact
    Info
    Fariba DaneshChief Executive Officer
    James McCannaChief Financial Officer
    Nathan Gardner Ph.DChief Technology Officer & Vice President, Technology
    Steven MorrellBoard Member & Co-Founder
    Christian WittmannVice President, Business Development
    Fariba Danesh Chief Executive Officer
    James McCanna Chief Financial Officer
    Nathan Gardner Ph.D Chief Technology Officer & Vice President, Technology
    Steven Morrell Board Member & Co-Founder
    Christian Wittmann Vice President, Business Development

    glo Board Members (12)

    NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
    Info
    Aniruddha Nazre Ph.DgloChairman000 0000
    Douglas Kirkpatrick Ph.DSelfBoard Member000 0000
    Gosta JohannessonSelfBoard Member000 0000
    Jan Uddenfeldt Ph.DSelfBoard Member000 0000
    Kambiz HooshmandSelfBoard Member000 0000
    Aniruddha Nazre Ph.D Chairman glo
    Douglas Kirkpatrick Ph.D Board Member Self
    Gosta Johannesson Board Member Self
    Jan Uddenfeldt Ph.D Board Member Self
    Kambiz Hooshmand Board Member Self
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