Bcomp, a Fribourg, Switzerland-based supplier of pure fibre-based sustainable lightweighting options, raised CHF 32M in Collection B funding.
Backers included automotive OEM enterprise funds BMW i Ventures, Porsche Ventures and Volvo Automobiles Expertise Fund AB, alongside Airbus Ventures, Generali, and present shareholders.
The corporate intends to make use of the funds to scale its workforce, improve its international and home manufacturing capability and strengthen its business footprint.
Led by Christian Fischer, Bcomp CEO, Bcomp supplies pure fibre-based sustainable lightweighting options that allow substantial weight- and CO2 emission reductions versus customary supplies, with functions starting from FORMULA 1 and automotive, to aerospace, yachts, and infrastructure. Its proprietary reinforcement applied sciences ampliTex™ and powerRibs™ are used for making gentle and stiff composites that allow discount of the environmental influence of merchandise.