Tag: Bcomp

Bcomp socres $35M Series B investment to scale up fiber-based sustainable lightweighting solutions

Bcomp socres $35M Series B investment to scale up fiber-based sustainable lightweighting solutions

April 14, 2022 |

In Switzerland, a group of leading mobility and impact venture capital funds, including BMW i Ventures as lead investor, has completed a $35 million investment in sustainable lightweighting specialists Bcomp, as the Swiss scale-up closed its Series B financing round this month. Its natural fiber-based sustainable lightweighting solutions enable substantial weight- and CO2 emission reductions […]

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BMW, Porsche and Volvo invest in flax-fiber composite maker

BMW, Porsche and Volvo invest in flax-fiber composite maker

April 11, 2022 |

In Sweden, the venture capital arms of leading automakers, including BMW, Volvo and Porsche, have invested in Bcomp, a company using natural fibers to lightweight materials.  The CHF-32 million ($34-million), oversubscribed Series B will enable Bcomp to scale its workforce, increase its global and domestic production capacity, and strengthen its commercial footprint.  Bcomp’s natural fiber-based […]

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