Ascend Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 31
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $19M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 12

Ascend General Information


Provider of an autonomous big data analytics platform intended to get out of the weeds and find a clearer point of view. The company's platform offers cognitive models to work with big data pipelines and projects, enabling business managers to easily start projects, connect to their apps and make critical business decisions.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Database Software
Primary Office
  • 541 Cowper Street
  • Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • United States
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Ascend Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 17-Jul-2019 $19M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Accelerator/Incubator 17-Jun-2016 000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 15-Dec-2015 $4M $4M Completed Startup
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Ascend Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Provider of an autonomous big data analytics platform intended to get out of the weeds and find a clearer point of view.
Business/Productivity Software
Palo Alto, CA
31 As of 2019
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San Francisco, CA
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Ascend Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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Ascend Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sean Knapp Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Steven Parkes Ph.D Chief Technology Officer
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Ascend Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Ascend Investors (12)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
8VC Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Accel Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Joydeep Bhattacharyya Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
RAIN Eugene Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
Core Ventures Group Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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