Climeworks Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 200

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series F

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $634M

  • Investors
  • 15

Climeworks General Information

Description

Developer of a carbon removal technology designed to capture carbon dioxide from the air. The company's technology is fully automated and controlled via a touch screen display and is suitable for autonomous operation and the air-captured carbon dioxide can either be recycled and used as a raw material or can be completely removed from the air by safely storing it, enabling clients to make a more sustainable environment.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Environmental Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Other Energy Services
Energy Infrastructure
Primary Office
  • Birchstrasse 155
  • 8050 Zurich
  • Switzerland
+41 044 000 00 00

Climeworks Timeline

2019202020212022
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Climeworks Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
10. Later Stage VC (Series F) 26-Apr-2022 $634M 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series E) 22-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series D) 22-Mar-2018 000.00 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series C) 17-Mar-2016 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Early Stage VC (Series B) 21-Mar-2014 00.00 00.000 000.00 Completed Startup
5. Early Stage VC (Series A2) 20-Dec-2012 00.000 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
4. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 12-Mar-2012 00.000 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC 07-Oct-2011 00000 00.000 Completed Startup
2. Accelerator/Incubator $1.09M $1.21M Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2010 $126K $126K Completed Startup
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Climeworks Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Preference 00,000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Preference 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 0.000
Preference 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Preference 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Preference 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Preference 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Preference 2,500,000 $0.010653 $0.48 $0.48 1x $0.48 3.56%
Preference 3,214,400 $0.010653 $0.37 $0.37 1x $0.37 4.58%
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Climeworks Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Climeworks Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Carbon Engineering Venture Capital-Backed Squamish, Canada 000 00000 000000000000 00000
000000 0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Brighton, CO 00 000 00000 00000 000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Winchester, MA 00 00000 0000000000 0 00000
0000000000 00000 Venture Capital-Backed Santa Cruz, CA 00 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Eindhoven, Netherlands 00 00000 0000000000 00000
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Climeworks Patents

Climeworks Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-3171108-A1 Atmospheric steam desorption for direct air capture Pending 27-May-2020 00000000000
CA-3137990-A1 Adsorber structure for gas separation processes Pending 21-Jun-2019 00000000000
EP-3986595-A1 Adsorber structure for gas separation processes Pending 21-Jun-2019 00000000000
US-20220193598-A1 Adsorber structure for gas separation processes Pending 21-Jun-2019 00000000000
AU-2020257474-A1 High throughput direct air capture device for capturing co2 from air and method of its operation Pending 18-Apr-2019 B01D53/0476
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Climeworks Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Christoph Gebald Ph.D Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director & Chairman
Jan Wurzbacher Ph.D Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director & Vice Chairman
Andreas Aepli Chief Financial Officer
Douglas Chan Chief Operating Officer
Carlos Härtel Ph.D Chief Technology Officer
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Climeworks Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
Alfred Gantner Self Board Member 000 0000
Christoph Bechtler Self Board Member 000 0000
Christoph Gebald Ph.D Climeworks Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director & Chairman 000 0000
Jan Wurzbacher Ph.D Climeworks Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director & Vice Chairman 000 0000
Martin Burkhardt Climeworks Board Member 000 0000
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Climeworks Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-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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Climeworks Investors (15)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Baillie Gifford Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bertrand Picard Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ETH Zürich Foundation Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
GIC (Singapore) Sovereign Wealth Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Global Founders Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Climeworks Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 05-Sep-2019 0000000000 Alternative Energy Equipment 000 00000
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