[ Leap Motion raises $50M in Series C ]

Leap Motion has raised $50 million in Series C funding.

Founded in2010, Leap Motion designs and develops a motion sensing technology that tracks user hand movements to interact with the computer.

The fresh money will accelerate the company’s global expansion and enable it to invest in VR and augmented reality motion tracking. Leap Motion expects to expand in Asia, where VR is a hot market.

Funding  Series C
Founded  2010
Country  USA
City  San Francisco, California
Founder / CEO  Michael Buckwald
Deal Size  $50M
Investors   J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  Andreessen Horowitz
 Founders Fund
 Highland Capital Partners
 SOSV
Previous Investors  PROfounders Capital
 Founders Fund
 SOSV
 Stephen Culp
 Andreessen Horowitz
 Highland Capital Partners
 Brian McClendon
 Bill Warner
 Beth Ellyn McClendon