Anatoly Yakovenko

Co-Founder and CEO at Solana

Details

Anatoly Yakovenko is Co-Founder and CEO of Solana. He has over 10 years of experience in developing high-performance operating systems, and is a world-class underwater hockey player. He is an alumnus of Qualcomm, Mesosphere, Dropbox, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Investments

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Name
Round
Valuation
Amount
Date
-- -- $ 9 M
Jul 09
-- -- --
Jul 02
Angel -- $ 1 M
Jun 25
Strategic -- $ 5 M
May 14
Strategic -- $ 5.5 M
May 09
Seed -- $ 3 M
Apr 11
-- $ 100 M $ 8 M
Apr 03
-- -- $ 35 M
Mar 28
Series A -- $ 73 M
Mar 07
Series A -- $ 30 M
Mar 05
Seed -- $ 2.8 M
Feb 27
Series A -- $ 9.5 M
Feb 22
Series A -- $ 25 M
Feb 05
Series A -- $ 23.5 M
Jan 23
Pre-Seed -- --
Jan 15
Strategic -- $ 5.7 M
Oct 16, 2023
-- -- $ 4.9 M
Sep 05, 2023
Seed -- $ 3 M
Aug 27, 2023
Seed -- $ 3.3 M
Aug 18, 2023
Seed -- $ 3 M
Mar 07, 2023
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Total 26 Page

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