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AGEIA Technologies  Acquired by NVIDIA (2008  amount undisclosed )

2900 Gordon Avenue #201
Santa Clara, CA 95051
USA
408.329.6012
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

President/COO/Operations: Curtis Davis
Technology: Otto Schmid; Sanjay Patel
Sales/Marketing: Chris Engel; Michael Steele
Business Development: Stellven Yuan
Not listed on the website: (May no longer be at the company) Jean Pierre Bordes*;  Michael Skolones*;  Monier Maher*;  Tim Little*
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Scott Bonham (GGV Capital) Ed Fries (Microsoft Gaming Studios Former technology) Babu Ranganathan (Apex Venture Partners General Partner) David Sung (H.I.G. Capital) Robert R. Herb (Scale Venture Partners)
Former outside board: John Dougery (Scale Venture Partners) John Kim (H.I.G. Capital Managing Director)
Company

Business description: AGEIA™ Technologies is a fabless semiconductor company dedicated to delivering pervasive interactive reality to next-generation games. Its flagship product, the PhysX™ chip, is the world's first dedicated Physics Processing Unit (PPU) - a completely new hardware category that bridges the gap between static virtual worlds and responsive physical reality. The PhysX chip allows developers to use active physics-based environments for a more life-like entertainment experience.
Customers include: Futuremark ;  Atari’s Shiny Entertainment Studio ;  Mythic Entertainment ;  Ritual Entertainment ;  Sony Computer Entertainment
Partners include: Gfi ;  BFG Technologies ;  Spark Unlimited
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2006   Oct 2005
Capital raised: 135.0M
Last Round: 70.0M
Ownership: Acquired by NVIDIA (2008  amount undisclosed )
Corporate investors: TSMC

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Overview
Record updated: Feb 2008
Sector: Semiconductor
Year Founded: 2002
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2006   Oct 2005
Capital Raised: 135.0M
Last Round: 70.0M
Ownership: Acquired by NVIDIA (2008  amount undisclosed )