CEO: Christophe Schilling.

Revenue: $726,000 in 2010; $887,000 in 2009.

Net loss: $14 million in 2010; $9 million in 2009.

No. of local employees: 69.

Investors: Waste Management, Mitsubishi Chemical, Alloy Ventures, Bright Capital, TPG Biotech and others.

Headquarters: Sorrento Valley.

Year founded: 2000.

Company description: Converts renewable feedstocks into chemicals used in various consumer products.

Key factors for success: Genomatica benefits from a push by manufacturers to use sustainable chemicals in their products.

The momentum keeps building for Genomatica Inc...

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