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eSilicon  Acquired by Inphi (2019 $ 216,000,000 )

2130 Gold Street Suite 100
Sunnyvale, CA 95002
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Crawford Beveridge (Sun Microsystems EVP HR) Robert D Selvi (SonicWALL CFO) Willem Roelandts (Xilinx Former President/CEO) Blake Winchell (Fremont Ventures) Jose Suarez (Investor Growth Capital VP) John T Dickson (Agere Systems CEO) Duy-Loan Le (Texas Instruments Sr. Fellow) Seth Neiman (Crosspoint Venture Partners Managing Partner) David Spreng (Crescendo Ventures Managing General Partner)
Advisory board: Dan Cattone (eSilicon Former VP Sales) Mike Gianfagna (Aprio Technologies Former President/CEO) Jed Smith (Catamount Ventures Managing Partner) David Chyan (CCT Founder) Gordon K Davidson (Fenwick & West Partner)
Former outside board: Michael A Hackworth (Tymphany President/CEO) Timothy Chen (GL Capital Group Partner) Richard Dickson (Fenwick & West);  Michael Guthrie (TPG Growth) Keith R Lobo (Quickturn CEO)

Business description: eSilicon provides complex FinFET ASICs, market-specific IP platforms and advanced 2.5D packaging solutions. Our ASIC-proven, differentiating IP includes highly configurable 7nm 56G/112G SerDes plus networking-optimized 16/14/7nm FinFET IP platforms featuring HBM2 PHY, TCAM, specialized memory compilers and I/O libraries. Our neuASIC platform provides AI-specific IP and a modular design methodology to create adaptable, highly efficient AI ASICs. eSilicon serves the high-bandwidth networking, high-performance computing, AI and 5G infrastructure markets.
Customers include: Innovative Semiconductors
Partners include: Aarohi CommunicationsArtisan ComponentsInsiliconMoSysMysticom SemiconductorPalmchipSynopsysTSMCVirage Logic Virtual Silicon Technology;  Aristo;  Innovative Semiconductors;  LEDA Systems;  Nurlogic;  PicoTurbo;  Sicortex

Rounds: 7
Recent Fundings: Sep 2012   Feb 2005
Capital raised: 87.0M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Inphi (2019 $ 216,000,000 )
VCs include: Crossbridge Venture PartnersCrosspoint Venture PartnersFremont VenturesNIF VenturesTPG Growth;  Tarrant Venture Partners;  Investor Growth Capital;  Sweden's Investor Growth Capital;  Catamount Ventures
Corporate investors: PalmchipVitesse Semiconductor

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Record updated: Nov 2019
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 501-600 as of Nov 2019
Rounds: 7
Recent Fundings: Sep 2012   Feb 2005
Capital Raised: 87.0M
Last Round: 1.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Inphi (2019 $ 216,000,000 )