NanoDimension with EUR 45 million Nanotechnology Venture Capital
NanoDimension To Discuss Investments At Exclusive One-Day Nanotech for Investors Summit May 21st in Silicon Valley, CA
NanoDimension, a leading global nanotechnology venture capital firm established a new investment vehicle, NanoDimension Limited Partnership with approximately USD 60 million (EUR 45 million) in committed capital. The Limited Partnership will focus exclusively on investments in nanotechnology companies.
The new Limited Partnership is directing all investments into the private equity nanotechnology arena. European and North America investment opportunities include: IT/electronics, life sciences, materials and energy sectors.
Leveraging EUR 45 million in capital, NanoDimension has positioned itself as one of the world’s leading nanotechnology specialists in the venture capital community. Limited Partners include leading scientific and financial institutions.
NanoDimension Limited Partnership has already invested in Crocus Technology SA, a French based company developing MRAM data storage. Jean-Pierre Braun, CEO for Crocus Technology SA commented, “NanoDimension is providing us with much more than just capital. They are experts in technology and its commercialization. In addition to their capital involvement, they provide us with independent and scientific advisory board members. They have even been leading the acquisition of key patents for the company.”
Cayman-based General Partner NanoDimension Management Ltd. and Swiss-based investment advisor NanoDimension AG have put together an experienced team with a strong scientific, entrepreneurial and venture capital background. NanoDimension pursues an active and comprehensive investment approach by providing the companies with financial resources, strong entrepreneurial, managerial experience and extensive scientific expertise through its team of experts.
Mr. Aymeric Sallin, Founder and Managing Director of NanoDimension AG, will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming Nanotech for Investors Summit, to be held Monday, May 21st at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The one-day conference will be held in conjunction with Nanotech 2007, the largest nanotechnology event in North America. The Nanotech for Investors Summit is an intimate, executive-level event that will provide an open and frank dialogue covering a financially-based outlook of how nanotechnology is and will be impacting global investments across various markets.
“Today, many nanotechnology firms have products and technologies ready for commercialization,” Mr. Sallin tells NWN. “This offers opportunities for sophisticated investors. I look forward to speaking at the Summit and to share NanoDimension multi-year of expertise in this field.”
The Nanotech for Investors Summit is co-produced by NanoDimension and the Nano Science and Technology Institute, the largest industry and scientific organization focused exclusively on nanotechnology and organizer of Nanotech 2007. To learn more about the Nanotech for Investors Summit program and to register online, please visit: www.nsti.org/Nanotech2007/NanoInvestor/.