Sunnyvale, California, United States
Team size: 51 - 200
Founders: Mark Platshon, Yi Cui
Founded date: 2008
Company revenue: US$ 100 - 500 million
Investors: Bossanova Investimentos, Innovation Endeavors, SAIF Partners, Trident Capital, US Department of Energy
Company stage: IPO
Amprius's silicon anode technology was originally developed at Stanford University and enables dramatic improvements in the energy density and specific energy of lithium-ion batteries. Amprius is backed by some of the world's leading investors, including Trident Capital, VantagePoint Capital Partners, IPV Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, SAIF Partners, Chinergy Capital, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt, and Stanford University.