View, a Milpitas, CA-based leader in dynamic glass, received a $1.1 billion investment.
The SoftBank Vision Fund made the investment, which is subject to customary closing conditions, including receipt of applicable regulatory approvals.
This company intends to use the funds to further expand production and deployment capabilities, and accelerate product innovations.
Led by Dr. Rao Mulpuri, CEO, View manufactures View Dynamic Glass, a new generation of dynamic glass windows that let in natural light and views and enhance mental and physical wellbeing by reducing headaches, eyestrain and drowsiness. In addition, the windows reduce glare and heat, improving the energy efficiency of buildings by up to 20 percent.
View’s windows are digital, connected, and can be controlled from anywhere, including a smartphone.