Paris, 17th December 2019 – Jolt Capital SAS, an independent Private Equity firm specialized in Growth Capital Technology Investing that is authorized & regulated by the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) has led a $11 million investment in EfficientIP – a recognized innovator in the DDI market – in order to support its continued strong growth.
A network security & automation specialist in DDI (DNS, DHCP, & IPAM), EfficientIP effectively enables business operational continuity by enhancing the security, reliability and agility of a client’s core IT infrastructure. With an entire suite of innovative products and services, hundreds of customers rely on EfficientIP to help control risks and reduce complexity with modern key IT initiatives in diverse sectors such as: finance, higher education, telecommunications, retail and much more.
Committed to innovation, EfficientIP is the first company to have patented and released award-winning DNS infrastructure security solutions such as its: Hybrid DNS Engine, DNS Blast, and DNS Guardian. With organic revenue growth already outstripping the expanding market, this financing round is geared towards further enhancing EfficientIP’s offering, with a deeper range of verticalized solutions for its key clients and core sectors, and also scaling its global footprint to better serve its large inbound interest from prospective new clients.
Commenting on this investment, Guillaume Girard, a Partner at Jolt Capital, remarked, “We’ve been tracking EfficientIP for some time, and have been impressed with their continued ability to deliver on ambitious growth plans. Originally based in Paris, the Company has grown internationally and now repeatedly serves hundreds of customers worldwide. EfficientIP fits perfectly in our target scope, combining deeptech assets enabling leading edge solutions and a highly motivated top-tier team in a market which is expanding quickly. Given its increasing international market footprint with Fortune 500 customers, EfficientIP is well poised for accelerating its strong and profitable growth.”
On the successful fundraising, David Williamson, CEO of Efficient IP added, “Today’s investment will enable us to accelerate our expansion on a global scale. The market opportunity for DDI solutions is growing, and we look forward to capitalizing by increasing our sales force to meet current demand, and driving further innovation that really matters to continue satisfying tomorrow’s customer needs. Given Jolt Capital’s strong record in scaling tech companies globally, they are the ideal partner to support this growth phase.”
- About EfficientIP
EfficientIP is a network automation and security company, specialising in DNS-DHCP-IPAM solutions (DDI), with the goal of helping organisations worldwide drive business efficiency through agile, secure and reliable infrastructure foundations. Integrated solutions enable IP communication and simplify network management with end-to-end visibility and smart automation, while patented technology secures DNS services to safeguard data and ensure application access. Companies in all sectors rely on EfficientIP offerings to face the challenges of key IT initiatives such as cloud applications and mobility. For further information, please visit: https://www.efficientip.com.
- About Jolt Capital
Jolt Capital SAS is a Paris-based independent Private Equity firm investing in fast growing, profitable, globally-oriented technology companies of European origin, with revenues between €10m and €100m. Jolt Capital has invested in and catalysed various champion technology companies, including Heptagon (now part of SIX:AMS), Verimatrix (EUR:VMX), Fogale Nanotech, Alpha Mos (EUR:ALM), Blackwood Seven, NIL Technology, 4JET, Eyeota and Sinequa. The firm is authorized and regulated by the AMF. For more information, please visit: www.jolt-capital.com