Technis fuels its strong growth with a €3 million investment
The investment enables the startup to pursue its growth strategy. Lead investor m3 GROUPE will also become the exclusive distributor of Technis Solutions in Switzerland. In addition, the start-up will open its first office abroad in Paris.
Event venues, shopping centers and stores, schools, museums, casinos, leisure centers or public authorities; Technis’ connected floors enable many customers, in Switzerland and abroad, to abide by health regulations. Its smart metering solution combining a thin layer of sensitive sensors and artificial intelligence respects privacy and its digital terminals enable customers to control people flows in real time.
A Solid Partner for the Swiss Market
The € 2 million m3 investment in Technis, via its private equity company Chatila Rais Investments, enables the startup to pursue its growth strategy and expand its activities. The Geneva-based group will also become the exclusive distributor of Technis solutions in Switzerland.
Abdallah Chatilla, President of m3 GROUP: “This investment is a unique opportunity to support a Swiss startup with strong potential. The solution, which offers unequalled precision, allows us to respond to the health challenges we are currently facing. We intend to promote this technology in order to help stop the spread of the virus. »
In Switzerland, Bongénie Grieder, the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, Nestlé’s Headquarters in Vevey, the Barrière Casinos, the Bayeler Foundation, the Bains des Pâquis and the NonStop Gym Chain are among the clients that were enthused with the solution developed by Technis during the crisis.
The € 3 million investment round creates significant development opportunities for the international market, starting with Technis’ first sales office in Paris.
Wiktor Bourée, Technis’ Founder and CEO: “The Paris office is our answer to address strong demand in the French market. Many renowned players, such as SciencesPo Paris or CentraleSupélec, depend on our solution to prepare for the start of the new school year with peace of mind. We aim to be present at their side. »
Recently, the Town Hall in Nice commissioned Technis to manage visitor flows during the presentation of the Tour de France Teams, at the end of August.
To meet this growing demand, Technis has started an aggressive recruitment process in Switzerland and in France. Distribution partnerships in several countries will soon be announced.
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