Cube Optics Overview

  • Founded
  • 2000

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,001

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $55.6M

Cube Optics General Information


Developer of miniaturized fiber-optical components designed to be used in optical data and telecom communication systems. The company's components uses dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) to combine active and passive components such as laser diodes, photodiode detectors and specialized integrated circuits, enabling clients to get fiber-optical components at an affordable price.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Other Industries
Connectivity Products
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • Eindhoven-Allee 3
  • 55129 Mainz
  • Germany
+49 06131 0000000

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Cube Optics Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 31-Oct-2014 $55.6M 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series E) 11-Aug-2009 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC 29-May-2008 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 16-Dec-2005 00.000 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC 26-Sep-2002 $9.8M $9.8M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round Completed Startup
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Cube Optics Patents

Cube Optics Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
DE-102006034002-A1 Optical filter unit with compensation Ceased 22-Jul-2006 00000000000
EP-2044476-A2 Optical filter unit with compensation Withdrawn 22-Jul-2006 00000000000
DE-112006003952-A5 Connectors Withdrawn 12-Jul-2006 00000000000
AU-2002328781-A1 Temperature compensation method of an optical wdm component and temperature-compensated optical wdm component Abandoned 19-Sep-2001 00000000000
DE-10146006-A1 Method for temperature compensation of an optical wdm component and optical wdm component with temperature compensation Ceased 19-Sep-2001 G02B6/29365 0
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Cube Optics Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Bernhard Heine Chief Financial Officer
Thomas Paatzsch Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Ingo Smaglinski Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Christian Zank Director, Application Engineering
Mark Carpenter Director, North American Business
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Cube Optics 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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Cube Optics Former Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Sevin Rosen Funds Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Star Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Target Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
The Carlyle Group PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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