Menlo Micro

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Menlo Micro is reimagining one of the most fundamental building blocks of electronic systems – the electronic switch. The company’s Digital-Micro-Switch platform is a game changer for those who design electronic systems, with a market opportunity of more than $5 billion. It has the potential to serve multiple industries, including: next generation 5G mobile networks, industrial IOT markets, battery management, home-automation, electronic vehicles and medical instrumentation.
HQIrvine, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2022)46(-6%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Menlo Micro

Russ Garcia

Russ Garcia

CEO, Director
Chris Keimel

Chris Keimel

​ Co-Founder, CTO
Jeff Baloun

Jeff Baloun

SVP, Manufacturing Operations
Lew Boore

Lew Boore

SVP, Worldwide Sales
Mark Czepiel

Mark Czepiel

John Holtrust

John Holtrust

SVP, Human Resources
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Menlo Micro Office Locations

Menlo Micro has offices in Irvine, Albany, Guangzhou, Jia Xing Shi and in 2 other locations
Irvine, CA, US (HQ)
49 Discovery #150
Albany, NY, US
NanoFab East, 257 Fuller Rd #1602
Guangzhou, CN
Xinhua Neighborhood, Huadu District
Jia Xing Shi, CN
Ye Dao Lu, Hai Yan Xian
Su Zhou Shi, CN
Dong Wu Bei Lu, Wu Zhong Qu
Singapore, SG
73 Ubi Rd 1, #09 53
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Menlo Micro Financials and Metrics

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Menlo Micro total Funding

$62.7 m

Menlo Micro latest funding size

$44 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Menlo Micro investors

Menlo Micro's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $44 m. In total, Menlo Micro has raised $62.7 m
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Menlo Micro News and Updates

[Funding roundup] Menlo Micro, Metasky, Mentor Match, Nutrify Today raise capital

[Funding roundup] Menlo Micro, Metasky, Mentor Match, Nutrify Today raise capital

Menlo Micro switches on an opportunity for its tech to be in every device you touch

Traditionally, electrical engineers have to choose: high-power switches that are unreliable and slow, or high-speed, high-precision switches that can’t handle that much power. Menlo Microsystems’ Ideal Switch shakes up that paradigm with a new type of switch that completely turns generations of elec…

Menlo Micro, a startup bringing semiconductor tech to the humble switch, is ready for its closeup

Sixteen years ago a group of material scientists and engineers at General Electric banded together to reinvent the circuit breaker. Now, Menlo Microsystems, the spinoff commercializing that technology, is ready to bring its revolutionary new switches to market, with huge implications for everything …

Menlo Micro Closes $44 Million in Series B Funding to Support High-Volume Production of the "Ideal Switch"

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Menlo Microsystems, Inc. (Menlo Micro) the company responsible for re-inventing the electronic switch with its Ideal Switch™ technology announced today the closing of its $44 million Series B funding round. Menlo Micro has created an entirely...

Menlo Micro Blogs

Women in Engineering and Maritime: Real Experiences

Currently, women represent only two per cent of the maritime industry, while only eight percent of employees in engineering are women. This is in stark contrast to the UK workforce as a whole, of which women make up 47%.

Ohm Confinement Song Contest: And the Winner is...

Great songs and videos/animations were submitted, but only one could take the top prize. However, the other standout submissions were chosen for specialized categories, too.

ROHM Semiconductor Europe appoints Wolfram Harnack President

Wolfram Harnack joined ROHM Semiconductor Europe GmbH as Managing Director in October 2020.

The Joke's on us this April First!

In this year without a year, let's at least enjoy some laughs together this April First!

April 1st, 2021: Novel Technological Trends Told Today

On this special day, let's look at some articles highlighting novel and unusual news, with tongue planted firmly in cheek.

Legislators Propose Rounding Pi to Just 3 Alone

Such a simplification of pi is said to have multiple benefits, from reducing stress on students to eliminating the inequality of having multiple digits versus a singular digit.
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Menlo Micro Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Menlo Micro founded?

    Menlo Micro was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Menlo Micro key executives?

    Menlo Micro's key executives are Russ Garcia, Chris Keimel and Jeff Baloun.

  • How many employees does Menlo Micro have?

    Menlo Micro has 46 employees.

  • Who are Menlo Micro competitors?

    Competitors of Menlo Micro include DecaWave, Systems and Chips and MicroWave Technology.

  • Where is Menlo Micro headquarters?

    Menlo Micro headquarters is located at 49 Discovery #150, Irvine.

  • Where are Menlo Micro offices?

    Menlo Micro has offices in Irvine, Albany, Guangzhou, Jia Xing Shi and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Menlo Micro have?

    Menlo Micro has 8 offices.