D-Wave Overview

  • Founded
  • 1999
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 195
  • Latest Deal Type
  • PIPE
  • (Announced)
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $40M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 29

D-Wave General Information


Developer of quantum computing technologies designed to offer annealing algorithms and quantum computers. The company's technologies develop computing systems, that operates on a chipset using quantum annealing to solve optimization problems for commercial use in logistics, bioinformatics, life, and physical sciences, quantitative finance, and electronic design automation, providing users with customer support, site preparation, site installation, training packages, and on-site engineering services.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Other Industries
Electronic Components
Primary Office
  • 3033 Beta Avenue
  • Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 4M9
  • Canada
+1 (604) 000-0000

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D-Wave Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
18. PIPE 08-Feb-2022 $40M 00000 Announced Generating Revenue
17. Reverse Merger 08-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Announced Generating Revenue
16. Grant 11-Mar-2021 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
15. Later Stage VC 17-Jun-2020 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
14. Later Stage VC 04-Dec-2019 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
13. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Mar-2019 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Grant 01-Jun-2018 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Later Stage VC 22-Feb-2018 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Grant 20-Sep-2017 $51.9M $112M Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC 02-Oct-2016 $21M $112M Completed Generating Revenue
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D-Wave Comparisons

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Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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D-Wave Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
IonQ Corporation College Park, MD 00 00000 000000000 00000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Boulder, CO 000 000.00 000000 0
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Berkeley, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Toronto, Canada 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000-0000000 Corporation Palo Alto, CA 00000 000000&0
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D-Wave Patents

D-Wave Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20210375516-A1 Superconducting tunable inductance Pending 29-May-2020 00000000
US-20210304050-A1 Systems and methods for implementing finite element modelling Pending 26-Mar-2020 000000000
US-20210263643-A1 User interface, programmer and/or debugger for embedding and/or modifying problems on quantum processors Pending 24-Feb-2020 0000000000
US-20210241143-A1 Systems and methods for optimizing annealing parameters Pending 05-Feb-2020 00000000
US-20210232364-A1 Systems and methods for variable bandwidth annealing Pending 27-Jan-2020 G06F7/22
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D-Wave Executive Team (20)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Alan Baratz Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member
John Markovich Chief Financial Officer
Jennifer Houston Chief Marketing Officer
Andy Mason Sales Director
Eric Ladizinsky Co-Founder and Chief Scientist
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D-Wave Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
Anik Lanthier D-Wave Board Member 000 0000
Donald Listwin JD Self Board Member 000 0000
Eduard Van Gelderen Public Sector Pension Investment Board Board Member 000 0000
François Lachance D-Wave Board Member 000 0000
Geoff Catherwood Business Development Bank of Canada Board Member 000 0000
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D-Wave Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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D-Wave Investors (29)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
NEC Corporation Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sandy Li Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Government of Canada Government 000 0000 000000 0
Innovate UK Government 000 0000 000000 0
BC Discovery Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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