Leap Motion Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2010

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 120


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $30M

  • Investors
  • 1

Leap Motion General Information


Developer of 3D motion control software and hardware designed to remove the barriers between people and technology. The company's 3D motion control technology offers an unprecedented hand tracking that helps people to reach into virtual and augmented reality to interact with a new world where the digital and physical combine into a single experience, enabling users to navigate and interact with computer applications using natural hand and finger movements.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Other Industries
Electronics (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • 321 11th Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

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Leap Motion Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Merger/Acquisition 30-May-2019 $30M 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Accelerator/Incubator 000.00 Completed Startup
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 17-Jul-2017 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Startup
5. Accelerator/Incubator 08-Oct-2015 000.00 Completed Startup
4. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2014 00000 000.00 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 03-Jan-2013 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 09-May-2012 $12.8M $14.1M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 10-Jun-2011 $1.3M $1.3M 00.00 Completed Startup
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Leap Motion Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A3 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A2 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.00
Series A1 171,117 $0.001000 $0.01 $0.15 $0.15 1x $0.15 0.23%
Series A 5,806,029 $0.001000 $0.18 $2.2 $2.2 1x $1.59 10.97%
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Leap Motion Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Leap Motion Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Campfire (Computers, Parts and Peripherals) Venture Capital-Backed San Mateo, CA 00 000 000000000 000
LetinAR Venture Capital-Backed Anyang, South Korea 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
Rokid Technology Venture Capital-Backed Hangzhou, China 000 00000 00000000000 00000
uSens Venture Capital-Backed San Jose, CA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Innovega Venture Capital-Backed San Diego, CA 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
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Leap Motion Patents

Leap Motion Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-3194297-U Motion sensing control device for automobile and industrial use Inactive 15-Aug-2014 000000000
DE-202014104297-U1 Automotive and industrial motion sensor device Inactive 15-Aug-2014 000000000
DE-202014103729-U1 Augmented reality with motion detection Inactive 08-Aug-2014 0000000000
JP-2016038889-A Extended reality followed by motion sensing Pending 08-Aug-2014 0000000000
US-20140340311-A1 Cursor mode switching Active 17-May-2013 G06F3/017 0
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Leap Motion 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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Leap Motion Former Investors (12)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Andreessen Horowitz Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Brian McClendon Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Founders Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Highland Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
PROfounders Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Leap Motion FAQs

  • When was Leap Motion founded?

    Leap Motion was founded in 2010.

  • Who is the founder of Leap Motion?

    Michael Buckwald and David Holz are the founders of Leap Motion.

  • Where is Leap Motion headquartered?

    Leap Motion is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • What is the size of Leap Motion?

    Leap Motion has 120 total employees.

  • What industry is Leap Motion in?

    Leap Motion’s primary industry is Computers, Parts and Peripherals.

  • Is Leap Motion a private or public company?

    Leap Motion is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Leap Motion?

    The current valuation of Leap Motion is 0000.

  • What is Leap Motion’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Leap Motion is 000000.

  • How much funding has Leap Motion raised over time?

    Leap Motion has raised $94.2M.

  • Who are Leap Motion’s investors?

    Andreessen Horowitz, Brian McClendon, Founders Fund, Highland Capital Partners, and PROfounders Capital are 5 of 12 investors who have invested in Leap Motion.

  • Who are Leap Motion’s competitors?

    Campfire (Computers, Parts and Peripherals), LetinAR, Rokid Technology, uSens, and Innovega are some of the 7 competitors of Leap Motion.

  • When was Leap Motion acquired?

    Leap Motion was acquired on 30-May-2019.

  • Who acquired Leap Motion?

    Leap Motion was acquired by Ultraleap.

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