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Bolt Threads
5858 Horton St, Suite 400
Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone: 415-325-5912

The material world is about to get a whole new material. Bolt Threads is creating the next generation of performance fibers and fabrics using proprietary breakthroughs in industrial biotechnology. Working at the molecular level, Bolt Threads will transform the textiles market, turning renewable raw materials into products with outstanding properties that meet specific consumer needs. Bolt Threads is backed by Foundation Capital, Formation 8, and Founders Fund, and is based in Emeryville, California.

Key Contact
Name
Dan Widmaier, PhD
Title
CEO
Funding Events

Date
Amount
Type
Investors
Valuation
06/04/15 $32,300,000 Series B Formation 8
Foundation Capital
Founders Fund
undisclosed
05/12/16 $50,000,000 Series C Alafi Capital
East West Capital
Formation 8
Foundation Capital
Founders Fund
Innovation Endeavors
Nan Fung
undisclosed
01/22/18 $123,000,000 Series D Allen & Company
Baillie Gifford
Fidelity Management & Research Company
Formation 8
Founders Fund
Temasek
undisclosed


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