Gilching, GERMANY (20.02.2017) – ViaLight Communications GmbH, a company with a valuation of EUR 33 million, is pleased to welcome Auden AG, a publicly listed investment firm, as its latest investor with a commitment of EUR 2,4 million during the recent financing round.
“We’re excited about Audens commitment in this crucial investment round which demonstrates their confidence in ViaLight’s technology and business plan”, says Wolfram Peschko, ViaLights’ Chief Financial Officer. ”We would also like to thank Mr. Christian Angermeier, one of our long-standing shareholders for all of his help and support in bringing us together”.
ViaLight’s technology is rapidly winning over stakeholders in the multi-billion dollar telecommunications market as it continues to expand its customer base in Europe, the US and beyond. “With its products, ViaLight is ideally positioned to profit in the fields of telecommunications and networking while creating leading-edge technology which is unique in the world market”, says Christofer Radic, Chief Executive Officer of Auden AG. “ViaLight Communication fitted our investing strategy very well since the very beginning in terms of market, growth potential and deal size, in where we can also very quickly create value-added.”
Auden AG invests in carefully selected companies with extraordinary growth potential. The firm follows an active investment approach focused on value generation by providing continuous support to its portfolio of companies through its network and expertise.
ViaLight Communications GmbH, an alumnus of the ESA BIC Bavaria, was founded in 2009 as a spin-off from the German Aerospace Center (DLR). With extensive experience in laser communications and a carefully resourced international team of talented professionals, Vialight offers industry leading wireless laser communication solutions capable of providing backbone-class data rates over long distances for terrestrial, airborne, and space applications.