Silexica Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 59


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Silexica General Information


Developer of software development tools designed to reduce the time-to-market of software IP and intelligent products. The company's toolkit uses deep software analysis, heterogeneous hardware awareness, and quick design space exploration, enabling software developers to accelerate the journey from software to application-specific hardware systems.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Software Development Applications
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Corporate Office
  • Lichtstr. 25
  • 50825 Cologne
  • Germany

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Silexica Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Merger/Acquisition 10-Jun-2021 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Early Stage VC (Series B) 21-Jun-2018 0000 0000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Early Stage VC (Series A) 28-Nov-2016 000 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Accelerator/Incubator 05-May-2016 000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2016 000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 06-Mar-2015 000 000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Grant 01-Aug-2014 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Spin-Off 01-Jan-2014 Completed Startup
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Silexica Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Seed-2 133,491 $0.000100 $0.17 $3.46 $3.46 1x $3.46 1.33%
Seed-1 882,300 $0.000100 $0.05 $0.99 $0.99 1x $0.99 8.79%
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Silexica Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Silexica Competitors (68)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Tricentis Venture Capital-Backed Austin, TX 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
SmartBear Private Equity-Backed Somerville, MA 000 00000 000000000 -
Postman Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
Alpha Software Venture Capital-Backed Burlington, MA 00 00.00 000000000 - 00.00
Altair Formerly VC-backed Troy, MI 0000 00000 000000000 00000
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Silexica 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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Silexica Former Investors (12)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
DSA Group Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
EQT Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Exist Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy Government 000 0000 000000 0
German Accelerator Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Merus Capital Lender/Debt Provider Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Silexica FAQs

  • When was Silexica founded?

    Silexica was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Silexica?

    Rainer Leupers Ph.D, Weihua Sheng, Jeronimo Castrillon Ph.D, Maximilian Odendahl Ph.D, and Johannes Emigholz are the founders of Silexica.

  • Where is Silexica headquartered?

    Silexica is headquartered in Cologne, Germany.

  • What is the size of Silexica?

    Silexica has 59 total employees.

  • What industry is Silexica in?

    Silexica’s primary industry is Software Development Applications.

  • Is Silexica a private or public company?

    Silexica is a Private company.

  • What is Silexica’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Silexica is 00000.

  • How much funding has Silexica raised over time?

    Silexica has raised $28M.

  • Who are Silexica’s investors?

    DSA Group, EQT Ventures, Exist Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy, German Accelerator, and Merus Capital are 5 of 12 investors who have invested in Silexica.

  • Who are Silexica’s competitors?

    Tricentis, SmartBear, Postman, Alpha Software, and Altair are some of the 68 competitors of Silexica.

  • When was Silexica acquired?

    Silexica was acquired on 10-Jun-2021.

  • Who acquired Silexica?

    Silexica was acquired by Xilinx.

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