Benchling
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Benchling

Cloud-based platform for biotech R&D.

About

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Industry

Biotech, SaaS

Company Description

Benchling’s mission is to unlock the power of biotechnology. The world’s most innovative biotech companies use Benchling’s R&D Cloud to power the development of breakthrough products and accelerate time to milestone and market.

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Funding

Total Raised

$411.9 million

Valuation

$6.1 billion

Significant Investors

Y Combinator, Altimeter Capital, Byers Capital, Elad Gil, Thrive Capital, Benchmark, Menlo Ventures, Alkeon Capital, ICONIQ, Lux Capital, Spark Capital, Lead Edge Capital, Sequoia Capital Global Equities, F-Prime Capital

Company Traction

  • Benchling customers include BridgeBio, Geltor, Perfect Day, Bright Peak Therapeutics, Design Therapeutics, and 23andMe. 
  • As of May 2023, Benchling reported customers accelerating workflow cycle time by 38%.

Leadership Team

  • Sajith Wickramasekara: Co-Founder & CEO of Benchling. Former Research Assistant at Duke University Medical Center.
  • Ashu Singhal: Co-Founder & President of Benchling. Former Staff Software Engineer at Twitter.

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