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QD Solar

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2014 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
1-10 EMPLOYEES
Series A LATEST DEAL TYPE
$1.64M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
5 INVESTORS
Description

Developer and manufacturer of next generation photo-voltaic cells designed to increase energy output of solar panels. The company manufactures next generation photo-voltaic cells that combines efficient silicon solar cells with highly cost-effective infrared solar cells in a hybrid architecture to harvest more of the solar spectrum than silicon alone, increasing the silicon solar cell efficiency by an additional 4 power points.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Alternative Energy Equipment
Primary Office
  • MaRS Centre, West Tower
  • 661, University Avenue, Suite 465
  • Toronto, Ontario M5G 1M1
  • Canada

+1 (647) 000-0000
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QD Solar Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 13-Feb-2017 $1.64M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Grant 23-Mar-2016 00.000 00.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC 01-Dec-2014 $3M $3.6M Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Mar-2014 $600K $600K Completed Startup
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QD Solar Investors (5)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
DSM Venturing Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sustainable Development Technology Canada Not-For-Profit Venture Capital 000 0000 000000 0
Dhahran Techno Valley Company University Minority 000 0000 000000 0
KAUST Innovation Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
MaRS Innovation Not-For-Profit Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0

QD Solar Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Daniel Shea Chief Executive Officer & Advisor
David Asgeirsson Ph.D Chief Operating Officer
Joel Liederman Business Development Executive Investment / Deal Structuring & Board Member
Sjoerd Hoogland Co-Founder & Vice President, Research & Development
Edward Sargent Ph.D Board Member & Co-Founder

QD Solar Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Edward Sargent Ph.D QD Solar Board Member & Co-Founder 000 0000
Joel Liederman QD Solar Business Development Executive Investment / Deal Structuring & Board Member 000 0000
Luda Kopeikina DSM Venturing Board Member 000 0000
Nicola Bettio KAUST Innovation Fund Board Member 000 0000
Raphael Hofstein Ph.D MaRS Innovation Board Member 000 0000