GAEU INNOVATION INVESTMENTS
A part of the surplus generated by our consultancy business we invest in innovative small companies with great potential. We see our contribution to these companies as a combination of the ability to create value and the privilege of stimulating the development of new successful entrepreneurs.
The investments are organized in a separate business area - GAEU Innovation Investments.
AdCityMedia (ACM) is engaged in the advertising industry, and mainly focuses on advertising via its own digital displays and banners. At a time when ad-blocking services hampers visibility on the Internet, ACM is a leader in the growing niche of large format digital outdoor advertising. If you have seen a large monitor or a banner on a facade in a Swedish city center, it is most likely ACMs. Their leading position is largely obtained by being a company in the forefront of technology, digital innovation and attractive surfaces. The company is profitable and is growing steadily with an international breakthrough in sight. In 2015 the company was listed on Nasdaq First North stock market.
Fatfish Global Ventures is a venture investment and development firm. The companys´s mission is to create shareholder value by investing and developing ventures that champion innovation through Internet and its related technology sectors. This is performed through a business model that groom companies for future IPOs and tradesales.
BraceIT is an innovative startup that has developed ReVault, a unique and new type of wearable that gives you the convenience of a smartwatch and the security of local storage. With ReVault you get everything you would expect from a smartwatch, such as notifications, custom watch faces and native apps. On top of that you get the unique ability to store your files locally and access them wherever you go at the speed of a local network. With a ReVault you can always automatically access and instantly back-up your files (on smartphone, laptop, tablet) from anywhere, fast without a glitch, even without an Internet connection. The ReVault has been designed to be private, secure and protected. It functions entirely offline far out of the reach of crackers, governments and big corporations. Only trusted devices can connect to ReVault. The data stored on ReVault is encrypted.
Sustainable Energy Angels AB (SEA) is a business angel company investing in promising young companies operating within the framework of sustainable biotechnology. SEA's co-owners are a unique mixture of entrepreneurs, engineers and investors, with extensive knowledge of the Swedish and international energy markets and company growth. GAEU is co-owner and member of the board of SEA. Our holdings in SEA are listed below.
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Ferroamp AB is a multiple award-winning innovative company with cutting edge expertise in power electronics. The first fully developed product, EnergyHub ACE, is an energy optimizer that ensures that all phases of a three phase installation loads evenly and that the overall energy of the main fuse is utilized optimally. With EnergyHub ACE installed, the property's electrical system and network fee will always be the lowest possible.
Cascade Drives develops the next generation of electromechanical linear drives for mobile and industrial applications with high load capacity combined with high speed. The cascade technology has been developed for heavy duty operation resulting in a robust linear motion solution with high performance attributes. The solution is superior in speed and energy efficiency, improving customer’s productivity, sustainability and environment.
dLaboratory Sweden AB´s unique concept for smart grids provides a safe, secure and cost-effective electricity supply. The concept consists of four parts: a) high quality recording of disturbances in the grid, b) correct and safe fault disconnection, including complex intermittent ground faults, c) unique analysis of the disturbances with a patented method and d) immediate and continuous reporting in a modern and easy to understand format on a platform of your choice – regardless of time and place. dLaboratory's system is used today by Swedish energy companies E.ON, Power ring and Öresund´s power. GAEU has invested both directly and through SEA. SEA has a representative in the board.
The STOAF SciTech Fund III invest in seed/early stage ventures with B2B Science and advanced Technologies, with a focus on Life Science, Industry, and High-tech ventures. The deal flow comes today primarily from Sweden and a network of business angels in the Nordics and the Baltics.