Pivot Bio Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2010

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 423

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • (Cancelled)

  • Investors
  • 29

Pivot Bio General Information

Description

Developer of microbial nitrogen fertilizers designed to replace synthetic nitrogen fertilizers. The company's fertilizer helps farmers grow crops that can capture and metabolize nitrogen from the atmosphere, reducing the need for petrochemical fertilizers, enabling farmers to reduce the cost of farming, improve health and create a future with cleaner water and air.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Agricultural Chemicals
Corporate Office
  • 2910 7th Street
  • Suite 120
  • Berkeley, CA 94710
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

Pivot Bio Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Pivot Bio Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Later Stage VC 01-Sep-2023 Cancelled Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series D) 19-Jul-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Debt - General 19-Mar-2021 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 30-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B) 13-Sep-2018 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series A) 22-Mar-2016 0000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 30-Oct-2014 $750K $750K 00.000 Completed Startup
1. Grant 01-Oct-2011 $100K Completed Startup
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Pivot Bio Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series A 2,495,552 $0.001000 $0.51 $6.41 $6.41 1x $6.41 11.14%
Seed 384,614 $0.001000 $0.21 $2.6 $2.6 1x $2.6 1.72%
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Pivot Bio Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Developer of microbial nitrogen fertilizers designed to replace synthetic nitrogen fertilizers. The company's fertilizer
Agricultural Chemicals
Berkeley, CA
423 As of 2024
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Fresno, CA
0 As of 0000
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Dinuba, CA
00 As of 0000
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Pivot Bio Competitors (13)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Upcycle Venture Capital-Backed Fresno, CA 0 00.000 000000000 00.000
Nutrient TECH Private Equity-Backed Dinuba, CA 00 000000000 -
Ostara Private Equity-Backed Richmond Heights, MO 00 0000 0000000 0000 0000
EnviroKure Venture Capital-Backed Hicksville, OH 00 00.00 0000000000 0 00.00
Re-Nuble Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 00.000 00000 00.000
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Pivot Bio Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Christopher Abbott Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Lisa Safarian Chief Operating Officer & President
John Walls Chief Information Officer
Evan Wittenberg Chief People Officer
Alvin Tamsir Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
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Pivot Bio Board Members (17)

Name Representing Role Since
Brook Porter G2 Venture Partners Board Observer 000 0000
Christopher Abbott Pivot Bio Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Cooper Rinzler Ph.D Breakthrough Energy Board Member 000 0000
James Collins Jr. Self Board Member 000 0000
John Hamer Pivot Bio Board Member 000 0000
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Pivot Bio Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Pivot Bio Investors (29)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
AR Audit & Research Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Continental Grain Company Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
G2 Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Generation Investment Management Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
K3 Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Pivot Bio Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Vive Crop Protection 02-May-2017 00000 00.000 Agricultural Chemicals
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Pivot Bio FAQs

  • When was Pivot Bio founded?

    Pivot Bio was founded in 2010.

  • Who is the founder of Pivot Bio?

    Alvin Tamsir Ph.D and Karsten Temme Ph.D are the founders of Pivot Bio.

  • Who is the CEO of Pivot Bio?

    Christopher Abbott is the CEO of Pivot Bio.

  • Where is Pivot Bio headquartered?

    Pivot Bio is headquartered in Berkeley, CA.

  • What is the size of Pivot Bio?

    Pivot Bio has 423 total employees.

  • What industry is Pivot Bio in?

    Pivot Bio’s primary industry is Agricultural Chemicals.

  • Is Pivot Bio a private or public company?

    Pivot Bio is a Private company.

  • What is Pivot Bio’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Pivot Bio is 00000.

  • How much funding has Pivot Bio raised over time?

    Pivot Bio has raised $697M.

  • Who are Pivot Bio’s investors?

    AR Audit & Research, Continental Grain Company, G2 Venture Partners, Generation Investment Management, and K3 Ventures are 5 of 29 investors who have invested in Pivot Bio.

  • Who are Pivot Bio’s competitors?

    Upcycle, Nutrient TECH, Ostara, EnviroKure, and Re-Nuble are some of the 13 competitors of Pivot Bio.

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