Qnami, a Basel, Switzerland-based company that develops technology using quantum mechanics, closed a 4.4M USD Series A financing round.
The round was led by Runa Capital and SIT Capital, with participation from seed investors Quantonation, Verve Ventures, ZKB Start-up Finance and the High Tech Gründerfond. In conjunction with the funding, Dmitry Galperin, General Partner, Runa Capital, will join as a new member of the board of Qnami.
Founded in 2017 and led by Mathieu Munsch, CEO, Qnami launched the Qnami ProteusQ™, the first commercial Scanning NV (Nitrogen Vacancy) Magnetometer, in 2019. This tool, which uses the company’s patented Quantilever™ diamond scanning probes, provides an innovative platform for the analysis of magnetic materials at the nanoscale.
The company intends to use the funds to extend its patented quantum microscope technology into applications enabling the design and production of quantum computers and spintronics devices, plus scaling the launch of the Qnami ProteusQ™, its first commercial Quantum Microscope.