Company Description

Ekinops is a leading provider of technology solutions to network operators serving both the optical transport and access markets

Why we invested

Underlying market growth supported by the roll-out of 5G networks, the acceleration of data traffic growth (400G networks), and the move towards software defined networks

Opportunity to support a scale-changing acquisition with the potential to generate both revenue and R&D synergies

Platform for further consolidation

Discounted entry price, and further structured upside, creating attractive risk/return profile

Opportunity to scale investment over time

Highly successful management team with potential to drive growth

Investment Date: 2017

Industry: Technology

Revenue at entry: €18m

Revenue growth: 4.6x(1)

Status : Live investment



(1) Since investment