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Wisair

300 Orchard Drive
Campbell, CA 95008
USA
408-370-3737
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Management

CEO: David Yaish (9/01)
Technology: David Meshulam; Tal Keren-zvi (8/14/07) ; Gadi Shor
Former Employees: Ziv Azmanov
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Martin McNair (Advent Venture Partners General Partner)
Company

Business description: Wisair is a fabless semiconductor company providing single-chip based Ultra Wideband (UWB) and Wireless USB solutions for personal computing, consumer electronics, and mobile devices. Ultra Wideband (UWB) technology enables wireless connectivity with high data rates (up to 480 Mbps) across multiple devices and personal computers within the digital home and the office, while answering cost, power consumption, and physical size requirements. Based on industry standards, Wisair's products are designed to serve a range of customers, including: PC and PC peripherals brand vendors Manufacturers of consumer electronics products such as digital cameras, video recorders, set-top boxes, and projectors ODM/OEM module manufacturers With several decades of combined experience in the wireless industry, Wisair provides unmatched technical excellence and expertise which results in best-in-class Wireless USB solutions with superior performance, and low cost. These solutions have received worldwide regulation and have been adopted by leading brands and retailers. Wisair is headquartered in Israel, with offices in the USA and Japan, and representatives in Korea, Taiwan, Germany, and Singapore.
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2011   Feb 2008
Capital raised: 75.5M
Last Round: 4.1M
Ownership: Private  
VCs include: Apax Partners;  Yasuda Ventures;  Susquehanna Growth Equity;  Advent Vventure Partners;  Bridge Capital Fund of Japan
Corporate investors: Vertex SemiconductorIntel CapitalBroadcom

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Overview
Record updated: Dec 2011
Sector: Semiconductor
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Aug 2011   Feb 2008
Capital Raised: 75.5M
Last Round: 4.1M
Ownership: Private