NanoGaN Overview

  • Founded
  • 2008


  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 6


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $5.85M

NanoGaN General Information


Developer of semiconductor technology. The company develops standing gallium nitride and laser diode wafers to semiconductor device manufacturers in Bath, England.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Apex Optoelectronics
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Production (Semiconductors)
Other Industries
Machinery (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 5-6 Northumberland Buildings
  • Queen Square
  • Bath BA1 2JE
  • England, United Kingdom

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NanoGaN Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 07-Oct-2009 $5.85M 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Jun-2008 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
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NanoGaN Patents

NanoGaN Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-2859578-A1 Selective sidewall growth of semiconductor material Inactive 08-Jun-2012 00000000000
GB-2502818-A Epitaxial growth of semiconductor material such as gallium nitride on oblique angled nano or micro-structures Inactive 08-Jun-2012 00000000000
GB-201210134-D0 Selective sidewall growth of semiconductor material Inactive 08-Jun-2012 00000000000
US-20150125976-A1 Selective sidewall growth of semiconductor material Inactive 08-Jun-2012 00000000000
GB-2470097-A Epitaxial overgrowth Active 09-Feb-2007 H01L21/0254
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NanoGaN Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sergei Stepanov Co-Founder & Co-Chief Technology Officer
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NanoGaN 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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NanoGaN Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
University of Bath Endowment Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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