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UltraCell  Acquired by Bren-Tronics (2012  amount undisclosed )

399 Lindbergh Ave
Livermore, CA 94551
USA
(925)455-9400
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Management

CEO: Keith Scott (04/22/2008) ; Ronald F. Codd
President/COO/Operations: Steve Pierce (2008)
Technology: Joseph MacLeish (11/24/2008) ; Ian Kaye (2004)
Sales/Marketing: Mike Zhang
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Keith Gillard (BASF Venture Capital America Principal) Ronald F. Codd (PeopleSoft Former CFO) Jason Rottenberg (OnPoint Technologies)
Former outside board: Jeanne Bayless (STAR Ventures Managing Partner) Nicholas J. Colella (Xperi Former SVP) Al Joseph (Vitesse Semiconductor co-Founder) Jens Christian Mathiesen (The BankInvest Group New Energy Solutions assistant managing director)
Company

Business description: UltraCell is a developer and seller of integrated fuel cell systems. Founded in 2002 and located in Livermore, CA, UltraCell has built a fuel cell system built on advanced proton exchange membrane technology, which provides breakthrough power density with long-term reliability. Target markets include next generation devices requiring wireless communications; including laptops, military communications/computing and vertical industrial markets such as ruggedized computers.
Customers include: U.S. Army AIDE
Partners include: Protonex ;  U.S. Army-CERDEC
Capital

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2009   Jan 2007
Capital raised: 30.0M
Last Round: 3.8M
Ownership: Acquired by Bren-Tronics (2012  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Sevin Rosen FundsSTAR VenturesOnPoint Technologies;  BankInvest Group;  BASF Venture Capital;  Espirito Santo Ventures;  Miami Valley Venture Fund

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Overview
Record updated: Dec 2009
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2002
Headcount: 26-50 as of Feb 2007
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2009   Jan 2007
Capital Raised: 30.0M
Last Round: 3.8M
Ownership: Acquired by Bren-Tronics (2012  amount undisclosed )