Bcomp raised CHF32M in Series B funding. A provider of natural fiber-based sustainable lighting solutions in Fribourg, Switzerland.
The backers were automotive OEM venture funds BMW i Ventures and Porsche Ventures as well as existing shareholders Airbus Ventures and Generali.
The funds will be used by the company to increase its workforce, improve its domestic and global production capacities and to expand its commercial footprint.
Christian Fischer, CEO of Bcomp, is leading the company’s natural fiber-based sustainable lightening solutions. These solutions allow for substantial weight-, and CO-, reductions.2 emission reductions versus standard materials, with applications ranging from FORMULA 1 and automotive, to aerospace, yachts, and infrastructure. Its proprietary reinforcement technologies ampliTex™ and powerRibs™ are used for making light and stiff composites that enable the reduction of the environmental impact of products.