Benchling Overview

  • Founded
  • 2012
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 400
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series E
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $200M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 26

Benchling General Information

Description

Developer of a lab collaboration platform designed to make life science research faster and more collaborative. The company's platform offers a suite of natively unified applications that accelerate research and development at all levels and where scientists can design, share and record experiments as well as share DNA-sequence data in the cloud, enabling researchers to accelerate, measure and forecast research and development from discovery to bioprocessing all in one place.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Vertical Market Software
Primary Office
  • 555 Montgomery Street
  • Suite 1700
  • San Francisco, CA 94111
  • United States

Benchling Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Benchling Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Later Stage VC (Series E) 14-Apr-2021 $200M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series D) 28-May-2020 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series C) 24-Jul-2019 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series B) 13-Apr-2018 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 09-Oct-2016 000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 15-Apr-2015 000 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Accelerator/Incubator 18-Aug-2014 00000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator 25-Mar-2014 $97K $797K 00.000 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 20-Feb-2014 $780K $780K Completed Startup
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Benchling Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 5,148,585 $0.000100 $0.08 $1.36 $1.36 1x $1.36 9.53%
Seed 7,404,093 $0.000100 $0.05 $0.83 $0.83 1x $0.83 13.71%
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Benchling Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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San Francisco, CA
400 As of 2021
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Benchling Competitors (32)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Ansarada Formerly VC-backed Sydney, Australia 000 0000 000000000 0000
000000000 Corporation Cambridge, United Kingdom 00 0000000000
0000 Formerly VC-backed American Fork, UT 000 00000 00000000 00000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Boston, MA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Benchling Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sajith Wickramasekara Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Ashutosh Singhal Co-Founder, President and Board Member
Richard Wong Chief Financial Officer
Zach Powers Chief Information Security Officer
Kaiser Mulla-Feroze Chief Marketing Officer
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Benchling Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Ashutosh Singhal Benchling Co-Founder, President and Board Member 000 0000
Eric Vishria Benchmark (San Francisco) Board Member 000 0000
Jennifer Goldsmith Self Board Member 000 0000
Krista Anderson-Copperman Benchling Board Member 000 0000
Miles Grimshaw Thrive Capital Board Member 000 0000
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Benchling Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Benchling Investors (26)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Altimeter Capital Management Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Byers Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Elad Gil Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sequoia Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alkeon Capital Management Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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