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Rocket Lab

Rocket Lab
2006 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
401-500 EMPLOYEES
Series E LATEST DEAL TYPE
$140M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
11 INVESTORS
Description

Manufacturer of commercial rocket launchers intended to provide frequent satellite launch opportunities to lower Earth orbit and remove barriers to commercial space. The company's rocket launcher is an entirely carbon-composite vehicle that uses its 3D-printed Rutherford engines for its main propulsion system to launch its imaging and communications satellites, enabling companies to reach orbit and offer services including optimized crop monitoring, improved weather reporting, Internet from space, natural disaster prediction, up-to-date maritime data and search and rescue services.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Primary Office
  • 14520 Delta Lane
  • Suite 101
  • Huntington Beach, CA 92647
  • United States

+1 (714) 000-0000
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Rocket Lab Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC (Series E) 15-Nov-2018 $140M 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 03-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 18-Nov-2015 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B) 27-Feb-2015 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Grant 15-Jan-2014 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC (Series A) 17-Sep-2013 $5.5M $5.5M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Angel (individual) 01-Jan-2006 Completed Startup
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Rocket Lab Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series E 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 11,987,187 $0.000100 $0.11 $1.8 $1.8 1x $1.8 26.71%
Series A 6,898,281 $0.000100 $0.05 $0.8 $0.8 1x $0.8 15.37%
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Rocket Lab Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
SpaceX Venture Capital-Backed Hawthorne, CA 0000 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
0000000 000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Cedar Park, TX 000 000.00 00000000000
0000 0000 00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Beijing, China 00 000 000000000 000
00000000 0000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Falls Church, VA 00000 00000000000
000000 000000 0000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Centennial, CO 0000 0000000000
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Rocket Lab Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Accident Compensation Corporation Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Australia Future Fund Sovereign Wealth Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Data Collective Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Greenspring Associates Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Promus Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Rocket Lab Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Peter Beck Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Board Member
Adam Spice Chief Financial Officer
Shaun D'Mello Vice President, Launch
Nicole Oliver Vice President of Finance
Lachlan Matchett Vice President, Propulsion

2 Former Executives

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Rocket Lab Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
David Cowan Bessemer Venture Partners Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Ocko Data Collective Board Member 000 0000
Scott Smith Self Board Member 000 0000
Sven Strohband Ph.D Khosla Ventures Board Member 000 0000

1 Former Board Member

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