Pivot Bio Overview

  • Founded
  • 2010
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 278
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series D
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $430M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 25

Pivot Bio General Information

Description

Developer of microbial nitrogen fertilizers designed to replace synthetic nitrogen fertilizer. The company's fertilizer helps farmers to 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
Other Industries
Other Commercial Products
Other Agriculture
Primary Office
  • 2910 7th Street
  • Suite 120
  • Berkeley, CA 94710
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

Pivot Bio Timeline

2019202020212022
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 (Series D) 19-Jul-2021 $430M 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Debt - General 19-Mar-2021 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 30-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series B) 13-Sep-2018 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series A) 22-Mar-2016 0000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 30-Oct-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Startup
2. Grant 11-Sep-2012 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
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Agricultural Chemicals
Berkeley, CA
278 As of 2022
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Pivot Bio Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Actagro Formerly PE-Backed Fresno, CA 000 000000&0
00-00000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 00.000 000000000 00.000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Philadelphia, PA 00 00.00 0000000000 0 00.00
000000000 0000 000 Private Equity-Backed Cary, NC 000 00000 000000000000 00000
000000 Formerly VC-backed Redmond, WA 00 0000 000000&0 0000
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Pivot Bio Patents

Pivot Bio Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-3129539-A1 High-throughput methods for isolating and characterizing ammonium-excreting mutant libraries generated by chemical mutagenesis Pending 25-Apr-2019 0000000000
AU-2020263508-A1 High-throughput methods for isolating and characterizing ammonium-excreting mutant libraries generated by chemical mutagenesis Pending 25-Apr-2019 0000000000
AU-2020261427-A1 Gene targets for nitrogen fixation targeting for improving plant traits Pending 24-Apr-2019 0000000000
CA-3137739-A1 Gene targets for nitrogen fixation targeting for improving plant traits Pending 24-Apr-2019 0000000000
AU-2020218745-A1 Improved consistency of crop yield through biological nitrogen fixation Pending 05-Feb-2019 C05F11/08
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Pivot Bio Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Karsten Temme Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Douglas Jeffries Chief Financial Officer
Lisa Safarian Chief Operating Officer
Richard Broglie Ph.D Chief Technology Officer
John Walls Chief Information Officer
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Pivot Bio Board Members (13)

Name Representing Role Since
Alvin Tamsir Ph.D Pivot Bio Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Christopher Abbott CGC Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Cooper Rinzler Ph.D Breakthrough Energy Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Dheeraj Mehta Temasek Holdings 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 %ile
-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 (25)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
G2VP Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Generation Investment Management Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
K3 Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Rockefeller Capital Management Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alan Cohen Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Pivot Bio Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 0000 000 02-May-2017 00000 00.000 Agricultural Chemicals
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