Checkerspot is a San Francisco-based biotechnology company that seeks to develop high-performance alternatives to everyday consumer products. The company’s goal is to enable manufacturers to choose materials that use bio-based alternatives to petroleum. This is accomplished through the design of performance materials at a molecular level that optimize microbes to biomanufacture structural oils produced in nature.

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What is Checkerspot's funding to date?

Checkerspot has raised $94.72MM to date.
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When was Checkerspot founded?

Checkerspot was founded in 2016.

Who are Checkerspot's major investors?

Viking Global Investors
Reach Capital
Plug and Play Tech Center
Cavallo Ventures
Baruch Future Ventures
ArrowMark Partners
Cox Enterprises
AP Investment
Breakout Ventures
Builders VC
KdT Ventures
Refactor Capital
Godfrey Capital
Sahsen Ventures

Checkerspot Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
9/16/2022 Series C $40MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
8/19/2020 Series B $36.19MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
4/16/2019 Series A $13MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/20/2018 Series Seed $5.53MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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Updated on: Nov 15, 2023


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