Eindhoven, The Netherlands – December 13, 2021
EFFECT Photonics is delighted to announce that it is on the list of 50 most promising European Deep Tech start-ups as part of the EIC ScalingUp programme. A Selection Committee of experienced investors chose to include EFFECT Photonics from more than 3,000 candidates in a selection process covering several stages. These companies are considered the most promising EIC (European Innovation Council) deep tech companies that have the potential to achieve substantial growth, and to become world-scale companies or to realise a big exit or IPO.
“Through the EIC ScalingUp project the EIC supports high-growth, high potential companies with visionary ideas, disruptive technologies, and the ambition to grow exponentially in Europe and globally.”– Jean-David Malo, Director, European Innovation Council (EIC) and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA).
“We are honoured to be part of this select group. Our thanks go to the European Innovation Council, Tech Tour, DeepWave Ventures, Boston Consulting Group and bpifrance for the opportunity to further expand on our ambitions to make complex, powerful optical systems simpler and more accessible.”– James Regan, CEO EFFEFCT Photonics.
To learn more about the EIC ScalingUp programme, please click here.
To download the Top50 Publication, please click here.
About EFFECT Photonics
EFFECT Photonics delivers highly integrated optical communications products based on its Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing (DWDM) optical System-on-Chip technology. The key enabling technology for DWDM systems is full monolithic integration of all photonic components within a single chip and being able to produce these in volume with high yield at low cost. With this capability, EFFECT Photonics is addressing the need for low cost DWDM solutions driven by the soaring demand for high bandwidth connections. EFFECT Photonics is headquartered in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, with additional R&D and manufacturing in South West UK, a subsidiary in Taiwan, a facility opening shortly outside Boston, and a worldwide network of sales partners.