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BrightSource Energy  (Stock symbol: BRSE )

1999 Harrison Street, Suite 500
Oakland, CA 94612
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: David Ramm (11/21/2013)
President/COO/Operations: Steven Goers (5/20/2013)
General Management: Joseph Desmond; Joshua Bar-Lev (2007); Ilan Glanzman (7/31/2010)
Finance: Eitan Abramovitch (12/31/2016)
Technology: Carlos Aguilar (2010); Matthew Brett (6/28/2012) ; Yoel Gilon
Business Development: Tom Wray

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jim Eats (General Electric Wind Energy Division President) John Bryson (Edison International Former President/CEO) Thomas O'Flynn (Transmission Developers COO & CFO) Richard Kelly (BrightSource Energy Chairman of the Board) David Fries (VantagePoint Capital Partners Managing Director) Arnold J Goldman (BrightSource Energy Chairman)
Former outside board: Aaron Lubowitz (Morgan Stanley Managing Director) Geoffrey Richardson (Morgan Stanley Executive Director) Mark Coxon (Alstom Power Sector Finance , Information Systems, Risk Management)

Business description: BrightSource Energy designs, develops and deploys concentrating solar thermal technology to produce high-value steam for electric power, petroleum and industrial-process markets worldwide. BrightSource combines breakthrough technology with world-class solar thermal plant design capabilities to generate clean energy reliably and responsibly. BrightSource’s solar thermal system is designed to minimize impact to the environment and help customers meet their clean energy goals. Headquartered in Oakland, Calif., BrightSource Energy is a privately held company with operations in the United States, China, Europe, Israel and South Africa.
Customers include: PGandE
Partners include: BechtelChevronGEGoogleNRG Energy;  Abengoa

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Oct 2012   Sep 2011
Capital raised: 615.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Public   Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: BRSE
VCs include: VantagePoint Capital Partners Draper Fisher Jurvetson ePlanet Ventures;  Bay Area Equity Fund;  J.P. Morgan Bay Area Equity Fund;  DBL Partners
Corporate investors: Alstom ;  Chevron Technology Ventures;  StatoilHydro Venture;  Black River;;  BP Alternative Energy
Other investors: California State Teachers Retirement System

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Record updated: Feb 2018
Sector: Clean Technology
Headcount: 76-100 as of Feb 2019
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Oct 2012   Sep 2011
Capital Raised: 615.0M
Last Round: 15.0M
Ownership: Public   Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: BRSE