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Acquired byDialog Semiconductor
Price$345M
Date7/2013

General Information

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Headquarters
101 Albright Way
Los Gatos, CA, 95032
USA

People

Independent Board Director

Funding

TOTAL $19.4M
FUNDING TOTAL $19.4M
Venture Round, 10/2006
Hercules Technology Growth Capital
$7M
Series E, 7/2008
VantagePoint Capital Partners
Sigma Partners
Horizon Ventures
$12.4M

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iWatt

Founded in 2000, iWatt designs, develops and manufactures power supply control Integrated Circuits (ICs). iWatt technology delivers improvements in size, cost and efficiency. The company’s patented techniques set a new standard in power supply performance by reducing component count for lower cost and improved reliability. The iWatt team has made a major breakthrough in power supply control by using digital algorithms to replace traditional analog control solutions.

Recent Milestones

  • Handshake
    iWatt was acquired by Dialog Semiconductor for $345M. (7/16/13)
    Posted 7/16/13 at 7:47pm via dowjones.com
  • Check
    iWatt — iWatt Raises the Bar with Third-Generation SSL LED Drivers Featuring Flickerless™ Technology and Patented Digital Dimming Control (8/29/12)
    Posted 8/29/12 at 5:51pm via freshnews.com
  • Check
    iWatt added Clyde Raymond Wallin as Chief Financial Officer. (1/1/10)
    Posted 3/31/14 at 7:28am
  • Dollar
    iWatt received $12.4M in Series E funding. (7/8/08)
    Posted 7/20/09 at 5:01am via iwatt.com
  • Dollar
    iWatt received $7M in Venture Round funding. (10/12/06)
    Posted 5/31/10 at 6:47pm via findarticles.com

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Above: iWatt
Uploaded: 7/20/09

Sources

  1. Dialog Semiconductor Acquires IPO Filer IWatt for Up to $345M (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  2. Hercules Provides $7 Million of Financing to iWatt, Inc., a Power Management Integrated Circuit Company (findarticles.com) [edit]
  3. iWatt, Inc. Raises $12.4 Million in Series E Financing (iwatt.com) [edit]
  4. iWatt Raises the Bar with Third-Generation SSL LED Drivers Featuring Flickerless™ Technology and Patented Digital Dimming Control (freshnews.com) [edit]
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