February 27, 2015 4:58 PM ET

Electronic Equipment, Instruments and Components

Company Overview of Nanosys, Inc.

Company Overview

Nanosys, Inc. develops quantum dot technology solutions for display makers. The company offers Quantum Dot Concentrate materials and Quantum Dot Enhancement Films. It serves customers manufacturing liquid-crystal displays, including tablets, televisions, and smartphones, as well as battery markets. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Milpitas, California.

233 South Hillview Drive

Milpitas, CA 95035

United States

Founded in 2001

34 Employees





Key Executives for Nanosys, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 47
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 51
Chief Technology Officer
Vice President of Technology Development Systems
Age: 55
Vice President of Intellectual Property
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Nanosys, Inc. Key Developments

Nanosys Enters into Licensing Agreement with Samsung Electronics

Nanosys, Inc. has entered into a multi-year patent license agreement with Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement, Samsung Electronics will gains access to Nanosys quantum dot patents covering a range of lighting and display products and technologies, including cadmium free quantum dots.

QD Vision, Inc. and Nanosys Inc. reportedly eye for IPO

QD Vision, Inc. and Nanosys Inc. are looking for raising funds. According to Reuters, QD Vision is one of at least two U.S. quantum dot companies expected to go public in the next two years, with the other being California-based Nanosys Inc.

Noland Granberry Joins Nanosys, Inc.’s Executive Team as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Office

Nanosys, Inc. announced that Noland Granberry has joined the company’s executive team as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Granberry joins Nanosys with 30 years of financial and operational leadership at technology companies ranging from pre-IPO start-ups to publicly traded companies, where he has gained experience in marketing, supply chain management, strategic partnerships and mergers and acquisitions. Noland Granberry is responsible for leading and managing Nanosys’ worldwide accounting and financial reporting. Noland’s background in the financial and technology industry stretches across 30 years and includes experience in accounting, auditing, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance, financial forecasting, and tax planning and compliance. Granberry joined Nanosys in June 2014 from Silicon Image where, as CFO. Prior to Silicon Image, he served as the director of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance at Xilinx, Inc.

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