Contact

IOT investment in manufacturing grows


, ,
Integral service around a transaction
BY : Diego GutiérrezFebruary Wed, 2016
From our business unit Logic-fin, we have detected that the use of the internet of things in the manufacturing sector is a market that is growing considerably and presents many opportunities that are now coming to light and that is why we have carried out a study of the sector. 

If you want to get the whole study  click here

 

iot-manufact.

This study includes 93 companies that offer IOT solutions in the manufacturing sector, including the main functionalities:

-The use of IOT to optimise efficiency in the supply chain and production.

-IOT in freight transport

-Prediction to detect faults, bottlenecks, product lifetime.

-The use of IOT to analyse the data captured by the company.

-IOT for better machine efficiency: remote control, connecting machines

-Iot for greater energy efficiency in manufacturing

The companies analysed have received between 2007 and 2015 more than $1600M in alternative financing, mainly from venture capital, but in recent years we have seen a significant increase in Seed and Angels rounds, which shows that this is a sector in which new companies are being created and which still has a long way to go.

 In 2015 investment in the sector has skyrocketed, the number of rounds has grown by 30% and the volume invested has grown from $106M to $211M.

Sector Funding IT Sector

Pitango Venture Capital (AeroScout, Kilopass, Red Bend Software)

GE Ventures (Bit Stew Systems, Cirro, Maana, Predixion Software, Rethink Robotics)

Intel Capital (AeroScout, Arrayent, Impinj, Maana, Saffron technologies)

Largest rounds since 2007

Telogis (In 2013, round of $93M)

Jasper (In 2012, $61M round, in total this company has done 6 rounds for $205M and in February 2016 it has been bought by Cisco).

Uptake (In 2015, round of $45M)

Other posts that may interest you

Big data & analytics companies in the manufacturing sector

The use of augmented reality in the industrial sector

Cybersecurity market trends

If you are looking for financing, contact us. Abra-Invest has a team of experts in alternative financing at your disposal. Fill in the contact form or call us on + 34 946424142

The M&A Professionals

Meet our services

MEET
OUR
METODOLOGY

Do you want to be up to date?

SUSCRIBE OUR NEWSLETTER

Our diferentiation

Market Research Technology
Our team of market analysis specialists is continuously analyzing the investments of the most active markets in the industry in order to unceasingly contribute ideas of the current market situation and identify the most relevant trends for senior management. We integrate the most relevant sources of information which allows us to discover the most interesting companies for venture capital and similarly helps us to identify the investors with the highest probability of involvement in an M&A process to ensure the success of our sell-side operations.

The reports and deductions of our advisors provide a broad view of the sector, both geographically and from the complementary or adjacent markets perspective.
Technology Data Analytics
for M&A
Advanced data anlytics is a weapon". Intelfin is an artificial intelligence tool we use for investing and creating value in SMEs through competitive analytics and the enterprise environment.

IntelFin consists of a cognitive system, which, through the application of advanced analytical technologies, facilitates the automation of investment and financing decisions in the field of non-listed companies and especially SMEs in high-growth sectors.

The information related to these companies is characterized by their lack of transparency and heterogeneity; thus, it is necessary to develop an advanced analysis which is as much predictive as prescriptive and is developed in a natural language custom, suitable to obtain greater clarity and knowledge of the investment scope.

The IntelFin system focuses especially on analyzing the variables that define and influence the competitive environment of a sector and the positioning of a company, analyzing their influence on future value creation. Therefore, IntelFin supports strategic decision-making to senior management by resolving questions such as:

¿What are my competitors' priorities, strategies and expansion plans? Who's my competition? Which competitor is most likely to grow at a higher rate?
Which areas of activity/business models will receive the most investment? Which sectors are most attractive to investors?
Which companies are going to experience the most growth in the near future? Which companies are most likely to receive investment or be acquired?
Training Methodology
We have developed training programs in an innovative set-up which guarantees our teams the acquisition of technical competences both in the field of corporate finance and in the field of psychology, that is much needed when it comes to negotiation processes.

We have a culture of continuous improvement of our processes, closely related to the use of information systems that allow the enhancement of internal communication between our teams, as well as external communication with our customers. Hence, we extend best practices identified internally in an efficient and rapid manner among our members.

Are you one of those who prefer to be well informed when making decisions?

M&A NEWS
INDUSTRIAL REPORTS
closearrow-circle-o-downchevron-downcrossmenu