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Ingenuity Systems  Acquired by QIAGEN (2013 $ 105,000,000 )

1700 Seaport Blvd. Third Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063
650 381 5100
Website Company Summary Management Team

President/COO/Operations: Sean P. Scott (6/30/2008)
Technology: Daniel Shiffman (2005) ; Ramon Felciano (1998) ; Doug Bassett (12/1/2009)
Sales/Marketing: Rupert Yip
Customer Service: Tuan Nguyen

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Kenneth Clifford (Metalmark Capital CFO);  John D. Diekman (Bay City Capital);  James Swartz (Accel) Mark Wan (Three Arch Partners)
Former outside board: Richard Chen (Ingenuity Systems co-Founder) John Moon (Morgan Stanley)

Business description: Ingenuity® Systems is a leading provider of biomedical information and analysis solutions for the exploration, interpretation and analysis of complex biological systems in life science research and molecular diagnostics. Today, Ingenuity’s solutions are used by tens of thousands of researchers and clinicians at hundreds of leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, academic, diagnostic and clinical institutions worldwide. We provide Intuitive web-based applications for quickly analyzing and accurately interpreting the biological meaning in your genomics data.
Customers include: AstraZeneca GlaxoSmithKlineMerck PfizerStanford UniversitySurroMed;  Avalon Pharmaceuticals ;  Aventis Pharmaceuticals;  Axxam ;  California Institute of Technology;  Eppendorf Array Technologies ;  General Electric Global Research Center;  Genomics Institute of the Novartis;  Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation ;  Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center;  Stanford Genome Technology Center;  the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ;  Translational Genomics Research Institute;  University of Cincinnati College of Medicine ;  University of Colorado Health Sciences Center;  University of Kentucky;  University of Memphis;  University of Minnesota;  University of Munich;  University of Texas Medical Branch ;  University Pennsylvania ;  Washington University;  Weill Cornell Medical College ;  Wyeth;  Yale University
Partners include: Affymetrix Life Technologies OracleSun MicrosystemsSurroMed;  ABC2;  Asuragen ;  Bionetworks ;  Boehringer Ingelheim ;  CaPCURE;  Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam ;  GenomeQuest ;  Geospiza ;  InforSense ;  Inpharmatica ;  Laboratory Corporation of America ;  Millenium Pharmaceuticals;  SAS ;  ShanghaiBio

Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Jul 2010   Aug 2003
Capital raised: 83.0M
Last Round: 15.4M
Ownership: Acquired by QIAGEN (2013 $ 105,000,000 )
Angels/other VCs: Stephen A. Fodor (Affymetrix);  Jan Leschly (SmithKline Beecham);  Edward E. Penhoet (Chiron);  George Poste (Health Technology Networks);  Lubert Stryer (Stanford University Professor);  Tadataka Yamada (GlaxoSmithKline);  John A. Young (HP);  Alejandro Zaffaroni (ALZA Pharmaceuticals)
Corporate investors: Affymetrix;  Millenium Pharmaceuticals;  Oracle Ventures

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Record updated: Dec 2016
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 101-150 as of Dec 2002
Rounds: 5
Recent Fundings: Jul 2010   Aug 2003
Capital Raised: 83.0M
Last Round: 15.4M
Ownership: Acquired by QIAGEN (2013 $ 105,000,000 )