Kitu Systems

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Kitu Systems (previously known as Grid2Home) is a company providing end-to-end distributed energy resources (DER) management and electric vehicle charging solutions. It offers Citadel, a communication that sets different inverter behaviors based on their location in the grid topology and based on varying grid conditions (time of day, seasonal changes), and Convoy, a distributed energy resource service platform that connects smart inverters, electric vehicles, and charging stations and delivers a variety of energy services. The company also commercializes Spark, a software client that provides communication capabilities to energy devices, and NorthGate, a RESTful API of the Citadel server that enables users to manage and control DER devices.

HQSan Diego, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.6

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)34(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Kitu Systems

Rick Kornfeld

Rick Kornfeld

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Gordon Lum

Gordon Lum

Chief Technical Officer
Mike Bourton

Mike Bourton

Co-Founder & EVP Business Development
Doug Rasor

Doug Rasor

Rhonda Woerner

Rhonda Woerner

VP of Finance and Administration
Bill Kinglsey

Bill Kinglsey

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Kitu Systems Office Locations

Kitu Systems has an office in San Diego
San Diego, CA, US (HQ)
3760 Convoy St #230
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Kitu Systems Financials and Metrics

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Kitu Systems total Funding

$9.3 m

Kitu Systems latest funding size

$2.3 m

Time since last funding

7 years ago

Kitu Systems investors

Kitu Systems's latest funding round in March 2015 was reported to be $2.3 m. In total, Kitu Systems has raised $9.3 m
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Kitu Systems Operating Metrics

Sep, 2019



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Kitu Systems Cybersecurity Score

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Kitu Systems Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kitu Systems founded?

    Kitu Systems was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Kitu Systems key executives?

    Kitu Systems's key executives are Rick Kornfeld, Gordon Lum and Mike Bourton.

  • How many employees does Kitu Systems have?

    Kitu Systems has 34 employees.

  • Who are Kitu Systems competitors?

    Competitors of Kitu Systems include EnergyHub, Urbio and SoftInWay.

  • Where is Kitu Systems headquarters?

    Kitu Systems headquarters is located at 3760 Convoy St #230, San Diego.

  • Where are Kitu Systems offices?

    Kitu Systems has an office in San Diego.

  • How many offices does Kitu Systems have?

    Kitu Systems has 1 office.