Brightseed’s $27M Growth Financing


Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP advised Brightseed on the deal.

Brightseed, a developer of plant nutrients drugs and databases designed to naturally improve the quality of life, announced its $27M growth financing led by Lewis & Clark AgriFood.

In the announcement of the transaction co-founder and CEO of Brightseed Jim Flatt said the company is also partnering with researchers to look at fatty liver disease, one that afflicts one-third of the world’s population and does not have a therapeutic treatment.

The Gunderson deal team was led by Ibrahim Elshamy (Picture) and included Brendan McCarthy, Jessie Yu and Taylor Dimler.

Involved fees earner: Taylor Dimler – Gunderson Dettmer; Ibrahim Elshamy – Gunderson Dettmer; Brendan McCarthy – Gunderson Dettmer; Jessie Yu – Gunderson Dettmer;

Law Firms: Gunderson Dettmer;

Clients: Brightseed;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti