11. Luminar $170.0M
Description: Orlando-based Luminar is the autonomous vehicle and lidar technology company for consumer cars and trucking. Founded by Austin Russell and Jason Eichenholz in 2012, Luminar has now raised a total of $420.0M and is backed by Jill Woodman, Corning, The Westly Group, Canvas Ventures, and G2VP.
Investors in the round: Jill Woodman, Corning, The Westly Group, Canvas Ventures, G2VP
Industry: Automotive, Autonomous Vehicles, Sensor, Software
Founders: Austin Russell, Jason Eichenholz
Founding year: 2012
Total equity funding raised: $420.0M
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