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Recently Founded

(see 2013 activity)

Guerrilla RF
Founded
03/13

DT Industries, Inc.
Founded
01/13

Gazelle Semiconductor
Founded
01/13

gridComm
Founded
09/12

Polaris Design Systems
Founded
01/12

Received Angel Funding

(see 2013 activity)

Liquid X
Angel Funded
07/13

Spectra7 Microsystems
Angel Funded
08/12

Aviacomm
Angel Funded
05/13

D-Wave Systems
Angel Funded
09/12

Pivotal Systems
Angel Funded
01/06

Received VC Funding

(see 2013 activity)

Liquid X
Series A
07/13

Aquantia
Series D
07/13

TerraLUX
Series D
07/13

Axcelis Technologies
VC Round
07/13

Movidius
Series D
07/13

Recently Acquired

(see 2013 activity)

Energy Micro
Acquired
06/13

Novocell Semiconductor
Acquired
06/13

IPtronics A/S
Acquired
06/13

Enpirion
Acquired
05/13

Javelin Semiconductor
Acquired
04/13
RankingCityStartups FoundedAngel FundedVC FundedExits
1 Santa Clara (USA)-13-
2 Pittsburgh (USA)-12-
3 San Jose (USA)--3-
4 Cupertino (USA)--1-
5 Hampton (USA)---1
6 British Columbia (CAN)-1--
7 Wichita (USA)--1-
8 Seattle (USA)-1--
9 Milpitas (USA)--1-
10 Oslo (NOR)---1
Activity YearFoundedAngelVCExits
2013 3 5 44 5
2012 4 6 47 6
2011 5 3 58 19
2010 10 12 87 12
2009 11 6 101 15
2008 18 3 79 14
2007 15 6 98 4
2006 31 5 113
2005 37 6 95 1
2004 41 1 9
Founded YearFoundedAngelVCExits
2013 3
2012 4 1 1
2011 5
2010 10 3 7
2009 11 1 13 1
2008 18 1 16 2
2007 15 22 5
2006 31 4 62 7
2005 37 9 69 1
2004 41 9 89 10
Angel Funding
Founding Year (left) vs First Angel Round Year (top)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
2012 1
2010 1
2009 1
2008 1
2006 2 2
VC Funding
Founding Year (left) vs First VC Round Year (top)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
2012 1
2010 1 3 2
2009 4 2
2008 4 3 4
2007 1 3 2 4
RankingInvestmentsInvestors
1 21 Intel Capital
2 13 US Venture Partners
3 10 New Enterprise Associates
4 8 BDC Venture Capital
5 7 Tallwood Venture Capital, Venrock
6 6 3i Group, August Capital, Benchmark, Celtic House Venture Partners, DAG Ventures, DCM, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, Walden International
7 5 Atlantic Bridge, Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), InterWest Partners, Mayfield Fund, Oak Investment Partners, Scottish Equity Partners, Sequoia Capital, TL Ventures, VantagePoint Capital Partners, VentureTech Alliance
8 4 Accel Partners, ATA Ventures, Capital-E, Crosslink Capital, DFJ Esprit, Enterprise Partners, Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, North Bridge Venture Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, Pitango Venture Capital, Pond Ventures, Sevin Rosen Funds, Storm Ventures, Wellington Partners
9 3 Cadence Design Systems, Adams Capital Management, Amadeus Capital Partners, Bank of Scotland Equity Investments, Battery Ventures, Bay Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, BlueRun Ventures, Charles River Ventures, Global Catalyst Partners, Goldman Sachs, Granite Ventures, Greylock Partners, I-Source Gestion, IP Group Plc, JAFCO Asia, Kodiak Venture Partners, Matrix Partners, Mission Ventures, Northzone, Partech International, Prelude Trust, Rho Capital Partners, Samsung Ventures, SAS Investors, Scottish Investment Bank, Sigma Partners, UMC Capital, Viola Credit (formerly Plenus)
10 2 Cisco, Flextronics International, RTI International, ACT Venture Capital, Advanced Equities, Alloy Ventures, Alta Berkeley Venture Partners, Apax Partners, Apex Venture Partners, ARCH Venture Partners, Artiman Ventures, Aster Capital, Atlantic Quantum, Atlas Venture, Austin Ventures, BA Venture Partners, Braveheart Investment Group, Bright Capital, Canaan Partners, Carbon Trust, Centerpoint Ventures, Chrysalix Energy, Cipio Partners, Columbia Capital, Creandum, Crescendo Ventures, Crosspoint Venture Partners, Deutsche Effecten -und Wechsel Beteiligungsgesellschaft, DFJ DragonFund, Dow Venture Capital, Duchossois Technology Partners, EDB Investments, EdgeStone Capital Partners, Emertec Gestion, Enhanced Capital Partners, Enterprise Ireland, ETV Capital SA, Evergreen Venture Partners, FIDURA Capital Consult, Finnish Industry Investment, FirstMark Capital, Gefinor Ventures, Genesis Partners, GF Private Equity, Gimv, Giza Venture Capital, Globespan Capital Partners, Groupe Siparex, H.I.G. Ventures, Highland Capital Partners, iD Ventures America, IDG Technology Venture Investment, IDG Ventures, Index Ventures, InterSouth Partners, Investcorp Gulf Investments, Investor Growth Capital, Itochu Technology Ventures, ITU Ventures, Jerusalem Venture Partners, KT Venture Group, Lehman Brothers, Levensohn Venture Partners, Mobius Venture Capital, Morgenthaler Ventures, NESTA Investments, New Atlantic Ventures, New Venture Partners, Newbury Ventures, NewPath Ventures, Opus Capital, Partnerships UK, Poalim Ventures, PolyTechnos Venture Partners, Provider Venture Partners, Qualcomm Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, RockPort Capital Partners, RWI Ventures, Siemens Venture Capital, Sierra Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank, Skypoint Capital, Smart Technology Ventures, TD Capital, Teknoinvest, TeleSoft Partners, TTP Ventures, U.S. Department of Energy, Valley Ventures, VenGrowth Asset Management, Vertex Venture Capital, YFM Private Equity, YFM Venture Finance, Zon Capital Partners
RankingAcquisitionsAcquirer
1 6 Broadcom
2 4 Silicon Laboratories
3 3 Apple, Qualcomm
4 2 Cavium, Intersil, LSI, Skyworks Solutions, Texas Instruments
5 1 Agiltron, Altera, Analog Devices, Avago Technologies, Brooks Automation, Cadence Design Systems, Ceradyne, Cortina Systems, Cypress Semiconductor, Enablence Technologies, Entropic Communications, EXAR, Ferrotec (USA), Gigoptix, Hittite Microwave, Icera, International Rectifier, Lattice Semiconductor, Leadis Technology, Maxim Integrated Products, Mellanox Technologies, Microchip Technologies, Micron Technology, Microsemi, Microsoft, Nanometrics, NDS Surgical Imaging, Nethra Imaging, NVidia, ON Semiconductor, Pixim, PLX Technology, QLogic, Qualcomm Atheros, Rambus, RF Micro Devices, Scout Labs, Security First, SiRF, SMSC, Snowbush, Solarflare Communications, Sun Microsystems, Tektronix, Tokyo Electron, Tower Semiconductor, TriQuint Semiconductor, Trusted Computer Solutions, Verigy, ZJF Group, Zoran
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