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Molekule (company)

Molekule (company)

A technology company making a air purifier using nanotechnology to destroy pollutants.

Molekule, also known as Transformair, is a technology company making a air purifier using nanotechnology to destroy pollutants that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2014 by Dilip Goswami, Jaya Rao, and Yogi Goswami.

Funding

Convertible note

On February 16, 2015 Molekule received a convertible note worth an undisclosed amount of money from Highway1. 

Seed

On May 24, 2016 Molekule completed their seed funding round with $3.3 million in funding from Uncork Capital (lead investor), Hone Capital, Hack VC, Crosslink Capital, and CSC Upshot. 

Series A

On July 19, 2017 Molekule completed their series A funding round with $10.1 million in funding from Crosslink Capital (lead investor), Uncork Capital, Translink Capital, Hack VC, and Foxconn Technology Group. 

Series B

On November 1, 2018 Molekule completed their series B funding round with $25 million in funding from Foundry Group (lead investor), Uncork Capital, and Translink Capital. 

Timeline

November 1, 2018

Molekule raises a $25,000,000 series B round from Uncork Capital, Crosslink Capital, Foundry Group and TransLink Capital.

July 19, 2017

Molekule raises a $10,100,000 series A round from Crosslink Capital, TransLink Capital, Hack VC, Uncork Capital, SoftTech VC and Foxconn.

May 24, 2016

Molekule raises a $3,300,000 seed round from Uncork Capital, Crosslink Capital, CSC Upshot and Hone Capital.

2014

Molekule was founded by Dilip Goswami, Jaya Rao and Yogi Goswami.

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Sarah Buhr
February 25, 2020
TechCrunch
Silicon Valley air purifier startup Molekule was born out of an idea Dr. Yogi Goswami had back in the '90s using photo-voltaic technology to kill air pollutants. His son, a young boy at the time, suffered from severe allergies and Dr. Goswami wanted to build something those like him could use in their home to [...]

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