Industrial Microbes Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 18


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Investors
  • 26

Industrial Microbes General Information


Developer of a green fermentation platform designed to convert greenhouse gases into industrial chemicals and materials. The company's platform uses microorganisms to convert methane and carbon dioxide into valuable, versatile building-block chemicals that are used in fuels and biodegradable plastics, enabling clients to cut chemical production costs in half and reduce carbon pollution associated with chemical manufacturing.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Industrial Chemicals
Other Industries
Other Chemicals and Gases
Environmental Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • 1010 Atlantic Avenue
  • Suite 102
  • Alameda, CA 94501-1199
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

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Industrial Microbes Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
11. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Jan-2022 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Grant 02-Oct-2019 000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Grant 01-Jan-2018 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Early Stage VC 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Grant 01-Jan-2016 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Accelerator/Incubator 24-Mar-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Grant 01-Jan-2015 $250K Completed Generating Revenue
2. Grant 01-May-2014 $500K Completed Generating Revenue
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Industrial Microbes Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Noah Helman Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Derek Greenfield Ph.D Co-Founder & President
Elizabeth Clarke Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Stephen Powaga Co-Founder & Advisor
Richard Kenny Chief Financial Officer
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Industrial Microbes Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Pingrong Yu Ph.D Self Board Member 000 0000
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Industrial Microbes Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Industrial Microbes Investors (26)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
National Science Foundation Government 000 0000 000000 0
The Global Value Investment Portfolio Management Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
United States Department of Agriculture Government 000 0000 000000 0
U.S. Department of Energy Government 000 0000 000000 0
Y Combinator Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Industrial Microbes FAQs

  • When was Industrial Microbes founded?

    Industrial Microbes was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Industrial Microbes?

    Noah Helman Ph.D, Derek Greenfield Ph.D, Elizabeth Clarke Ph.D, and Stephen Powaga are the founders of Industrial Microbes.

  • Who is the CEO of Industrial Microbes?

    Noah Helman Ph.D is the CEO of Industrial Microbes.

  • Where is Industrial Microbes headquartered?

    Industrial Microbes is headquartered in Alameda, CA.

  • What is the size of Industrial Microbes?

    Industrial Microbes has 18 total employees.

  • What industry is Industrial Microbes in?

    Industrial Microbes’s primary industry is Industrial Chemicals.

  • Is Industrial Microbes a private or public company?

    Industrial Microbes is a Private company.

  • What is Industrial Microbes’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Industrial Microbes is 000000.

  • How much funding has Industrial Microbes raised over time?

    Industrial Microbes has raised $120K.

  • Who are Industrial Microbes’s investors?

    National Science Foundation, The Global Value Investment Portfolio Management, United States Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Energy, and Y Combinator are 5 of 26 investors who have invested in Industrial Microbes.

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