Jolt Capital SAS, a Paris, France-based private equity firm specialized in growth capital investing in European technology companies with global potential, closed its third fund, at €83m.
Anchor investors in Jolt Capital III include Access Capital Partners and Vertex/Temasek as well as institutions, family offices, sovereign funds, & funds of funds.
Over the next three years, the fund will invest roughly €7m to €15m in selected companies actively reinforcing management teams, facilitating international expansion, supporting acquisitions, expanding value propositions, deepening integration and strengthening balance sheets.
Founded in 2011 by Managing Partner Jean Schmitt, Jolt Capital is an independent private equity firm investing in profitable, globally-oriented B2B technology companies of European origin, with revenues between €10m and €100m. The firm is mostly sector agnostic, with investments in both hardware & software, in diverse areas such as security, artificial intelligence, mobility, accessibility, health, & education.
Jolt Capital – authorized and regulated by the AMF – is currently managing an excess of €150m.
Notable investments in and catalyzed various technology companies including Heptagon (now part of SIX:AMS), Inside Secure (EUR:INSD), Fogale Nanotech, Alpha Mos (EUR:ALM), Blackwood Seven and Skill&You.