Lyon, France – April 6, 2016 – After a first round of funding of 300.000€ in March 2012 with IT Translation and Insavalor, HIKOB specialized in wireless and autonomous acquisition systems is closing today a new round of funding of 1.4 million euros from the following investors:
- Rhône-Alpes Création
- IT-Translation (seed funding)
- Alpes Capital Innovation
- Crédit Agricole Création
- Crédit Agricole Sud Rhône-Alpes Capital.
HIKOB’s objectives: to consolidate its product line, strengthen its sales team with the recruitment of four more employees in 2016 and develop new business streams in France and abroad.
« HIKOB is accelerating! This new round of funding allows us to consolidate our presence on international markets in Western Europe, Canada and Asia. This continent has a fast-growing economy and high demographic growth. It offers significant business opportunities in the infrastructures monitoring, one of the key sectors for HIKOB » says Guillaume CHELIUS, CEO and HIKOB co-founder.
For further information, download press release : PR_HIKOB_Round_Of_Funding