mic AG, a Munich based investment firm specializing in early-stage technology ventures has acquired bm|t beteiligungsmanagement Thüringen GmbH as an investment partner for one of its portfolio companies, Fisec GmbH. Both investors are confident that the increased financing will accelerate the growth of Fisec and help it to establish a larger international presence and a leading position among IT solution providers.
Fisec GmbH offers cost-effective IT solutions to continuously safeguard the fiber optic data transfers. Its innovative tool ARGUS offers real-time fiber optic network monitoring and provides effective protection against tampering. It is by far the most efficient fiber optic monitoring system on the market. Its users gain a competitive advantage in protecting their IT systems and data against unauthorized access, sabotage or natural disasters. The firm’s client base includes financial institutions, as well as, major corporations in the telecommunications sectors.
Claus-Georg Müller, CEO of mic AG, views the 1,5 Mio. Euro bm|t investment, as validation of the success of the mic AG business concept. “ The Fisec product is a flourishing example of the synergy-effects existing in the mic firms at our Meiningen Incubator Center. mic AG provides the necessary financial support in the start-up phase and then assists the company in the expansion phase by using its network to locate strategic partners that can help the firm achieve international market entry and profit from unlimited growth potential. We anticipate seeing increase in the value of mic AG through the developments at Fisec GmbH.”
According to the managing Director of bm|t, Dr. Guido Bohnenkamp, “This co-operation of the two investment companies not only portrays a classic win-win situation and benefits the young technology firm; it is also a good example of a highly profitable relationship that makes best use of the existing capabilities. We value mic AG’s knowledge and experience to harness innovation and know that we can all prosper from future investments in the emerging technologies.”
About mic AG
mic AG is a publicly traded company listed in the Entry Standard of the German Stock Exchange. The principal strategy of mic AG is to invest in the early stages of technology firms and provide these firms with a multi-faceted suite of services: financial, administrative, legal, consulting, sales and marketing. The portfolio companies benefit from market maturity and positioning of mic AG and its established management applications. mic AG is active in the Microsystems, Communication/Fiberoptics and Medicine Technology sectors. Since the admission to the Stock Exchange in 2006, mic AG has successfully sold 3 portfolio companies and currently holds 10 subsidiaries in its portfolio.
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