Novasentis Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2.7M

Novasentis General Information


Developer of electro-mechanical polymer (EMP) haptic actuator and sensor technology designed to develop mobile and wearable products that come alive with movement and sound. The company's electro-mechanical polymer (EMP) haptic actuator and sensor technology empowers people to have a deeper physical and emotional connection to the world through their devices, enabling users to know when an email is received, who is calling or even if a daily walking goal has been achieved without looking.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Strategic Polymer Sciences
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Electronics (B2C)
Other Industries
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 2560 Ninth Street
  • Suite 314
  • Berkeley, CA 94710
  • United States
+1 (814) 000-0000

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Novasentis Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Merger/Acquisition 01-Jul-2019 $2.7M 000.00 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 13-Feb-2018 000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Debt - General 30-Jul-2014 000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B) 13-Jun-2014 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Grant 24-Aug-2010 000 000 Completed Startup
2. Grant 17-Jun-2010 $2.2M $3M Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-May-2008 $3M $3M 0000 Completed Startup
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Novasentis Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
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Novasentis Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Novasentis Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Tactical Haptics Venture Capital-Backed Fremont, CA 0 00.000 000000000 00.000
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Bristol, United Kingdom 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000 0000 Venture Capital-Backed Portsmouth, OH 0 000000 000000 - 000 000000
000000 Formerly VC-backed Espoo, Finland 00 000 000000&0 000
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Novasentis Patents

Novasentis Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20160125709-A1 Haptics wristband Inactive 31-Oct-2014 00000000
US-20110228442-A1 Capacitor having high temperature stability, high dielectric constant, low dielectric loss, and low leakage current Inactive 16-Mar-2010 00000000 00
US-20110038625-A1 Electromechanical polymer actuators Inactive 13-Aug-2009 000000000 00
US-20100067172-A1 High electric energy density polymeric compositions, methods of the manufacture therefor, and articles comprising the same Inactive 13-Mar-2008 00000000
US-20120239032-A1 Micro-steerable catheter Inactive 20-Jul-2007 A61M25/0158 00
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Novasentis Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Jacobi Vice President, Manufacturing
Li Jiang Ph.D Vice President of Engineering
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Novasentis Former Investors (7)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern Pennsylvania Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Chengwei Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
GM Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Life Sciences Greenhouse Investments Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Samsung Venture Investment Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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