Paris, 16th November 2016 – Jolt Capital SAS, a fully independent Private Equity firm that specialises in Growth Capital Technology Investing, and is authorised & regulated by the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers), now owns a 26.13% equity stake in Alpha MOS (Euronext Paris – ISIN code: FR0000062804) following a reserved capital increase of €3.5 million.
The purpose of this capital increase is to provide Alpha MOS with strengthened financial resources in order to grow its industrial quality control businesses, by leveraging its leading technology in gas sensing & monitoring. In addition, Alpha MOS will further expand into consumer-oriented applications relating to health and environmental monitoring, given the technological edge of their miniaturised sensors’s suitability for being embedded into personal devices and wearables.
From Jolt Capital, Laurent Samama commented, “Alpha MOS is a company that we at Jolt have been tracking for some time, and we’re delighted to support its next phase of what we believe will be impressive growth in both industrial and consumer electronics applications.”
- About Jolt Capital
Jolt Capital is an independent Private Equity firm targeting growth investments in mid-sized European technology companies, typically with revenues between €10million and €100million. Since 2011, Jolt Capital has catalyzed various champion technology companies such as; Heptagon, Inside Secure and Fogale Nanotech. The firm is authorized and regulated by the AMF.
For more information, visit www.jolt-capital.com
- About Alpha MOS
Alpha MOS is a sensor solutions pioneer with the ability to discern odours, tastes and visual patterns electronically, using a combination of specimen profiling, data analytics, chromatography and state of the art proprietary sensors. More specifically, the company develops sensing technologies that digitize the human senses, providing unique chemical fingerprints. The Company was established in 1993. Its head office is located in France, with subsidiaries in the United States, Japan and China
For more information, visit www.alpha-mos.com