Pyreos has an international shareholder base that complements our focus on global markets, and our ambition to become the world leader in advanced infrared sensor products for commercial applications. The solid financial foundation provided by our investors allows Pyreos to move confidently into the next phase of growth.
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC) is the corporate venture capital company of the Bosch Group, a leading global supplier of technology and services. RBVC invests worldwide in innovative start-up companies at all stages of their development. Its investment activities focus on technology companies working in areas of business of current and future relevance for Bosch, above all automation and electrification, energy efficiency, enabling technologies, and healthcare systems. RBVC also invests in services and business models as well as new materials that are relevant to the above-mentioned areas of business. More information on Robert Bosch Venture
Capital GmbH is available online at www.rbvc.com
The Scottish Investment Bank (SIB) is the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise, operating Scotland-wide in partnership with Highlands and Islands Enterprise. It manages a suite of co-investment funds including the Scottish Co-investment Fund and the Scottish Venture Fund, which are partly funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), Renewable Energy Investment Fund and the Scottish Recycling Fund. SIB is the cornerstone investor in the privately-managed Scottish Loan Fund, managed by Maven Capital Partners and an investor in Epidarex Capital’s life sciences fund. Our investment funds support Scotland’s SME funding market to ensure businesses with growth and export potential have adequate access to growth capital. We also provide a team of financial readiness specialists to help companies prepare for new investment and access appropriate finance.
STA is a corporate venturing activity of Siemens AG with the focus on external commercialization of innovative technologies outside of Siemens’ business areas. STA transforms those innovative non-core Siemens technologies into attractive business opportunities, either by founding spin-off companies or by means of sale or licensing.
Further information on STA is available online at www.siemens.com/sta
Seraphim Capital is a UK-based venture capital fund that invests in companies with highly scalable, disruptive technology that are addressing large global markets. Seraphim invests across all sectors and all stages. The fund is backed by a consortium of business angel networks and corporate ventures from across the UK and the US. the consortium includes Europe's largest early stage venture investor Capital for Enterprise as well as leading angel networks from, across the UK and the US.
Braveheart Investment Group plc was formed in 1990 and have been quoted on the Alternative Investment Market of London Stock Exchange since 2007. Headquarted in Perth, Scotland, it also has offices in London, Yorkshire and Jersey and franchises in Dubai and Manchester. The group has around £121m of funds under management across various regional and national funds; and runs investment syndicates which Braveheart and its operating companies have established. Braveheart also invests on behalf of high net work individuals, family offices, institutional investors and public sector organisations across the UK and Europe.
For more information on Braveheart and Strathtay Vetures please see online at www.braveheartgroup.co.uk
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital, part of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, invests risk capital in technology opportunities. The fund has financed more than 1000 companies, focussing on the domestic market but with selective cross border investment.