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K2 Optronics  Acquired by Emcore (2006 $ 4,800,000)

1288 Hammerwood Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
USA
(408)-747-5915
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

CEO: Raj Kapany
President/COO/Operations: Richard Bergstrom (2004)
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) Davinder Basuita*
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Catherine P. Lego (The Photonics Fund) Don Bossi (Aegis Semiconductor);  Devesh Garg (Bessemer Venture Partners) Andrei Manoliu (Cooley Godward Kronish);  Craig C. Taylor (Alloy Ventures)
Former outside board: Rob Chandra (Bessemer Venture Partners) Steve Hill (Icon Ventures);  Jagdeep Singh (On Fiber Communications)
Company

Business description: K2 Optronics is focused on developing and manufacturing innovative optical components and modules for the fiber optics communications industry. These products are based on our patented optoelectronic technologies, including new and advanced packaging techniques. Our initial product is a fixed wavelength 14 pin butterfly package 2.5 Gbps External Cavity Laser Diode (ECLD) for metro-DWDM applications.
Customers include: Viavi Solutions
Partners include: FabriNet
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2005   Nov 2004
Capital raised: 48.4M
Last Round: 2.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Emcore (2006 $ 4,800,000)
Corporate investors: Intel CapitalEmcoreViavi Solutions

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Overview
Record updated: Jan 2006
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 51-75 as of Nov 2004
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2005   Nov 2004
Capital Raised: 48.4M
Last Round: 2.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Emcore (2006 $ 4,800,000)