Semiconductor Developer Aquantia Closes $71 Million IPO

New York – November 8, 2017 – Cooley advised fabless semiconductor developer Aquantia on its $70.6 million initial public offering of 7,840,700 shares of common stock, including the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares. 

Morgan Stanley, Barclays and Deutsche Bank Securities acted as joint book-running managers and Needham & Company and Raymond James acted as co-managers for the offering.

Aquantia – based in San Jose and now trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “AQ” – is a leader in the design, development and marketing of advanced, high-speed communications integrated circuits for ethernet connectivity in the data center, enterprise infrastructure and access markets. Its products are designed to deliver leading-edge data speeds for use in the latest generation of communications infrastructure to alleviate network bandwidth bottlenecks caused by the growth of global IP traffic.

Cooley partners Bo Yaghmaie, Josh Kaufman and Rob Phillips led the team advising Aquantia.

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Related Contacts
Babak Yaghmaie  Partner New York
Josh Kaufman  Partner New York
Danielle Gershowitz  Associate New York
Aaron Pomeroy  Partner Colorado
Bill Galliani  Senior Counsel Palo Alto, Los Angeles – Santa Monica
Eamonn Gardner  Partner Colorado
Mark Windfeld-Hansen  Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Kevin King  Partner Washington, DC
Jonathan Rivinus  Partner Colorado
Rebecca Ross  Special Counsel Washington, DC
Amanda Pacheco  Associate Palo Alto
Francis Wheeler  Partner Colorado
Jason Minio  Senior Paralegal Boston
Jill Simon  Senior Paralegal New York
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Semiconductor  Public Companies  Capital Markets