Calumino Raises $10.3M in Series A Funding


Calumino, a Sydney, Australia-based developer and manufacturer of a proprietary next-generation thermal sensor technology and AI, raised $10.3M in Series A funding.

The round was led by Celesta Capital and Taronga Ventures, with additional participation from Egis Technology.

The company intends to use the funds to expand existing applications and create new use cases, to further invest in research and development, as well as expand its global team including new offices in Europe, Taiwan, Japan, and the United States.

Led by CEO Marek Steffanson, Calumino is an emerging deep-tech company, developer and manufacturer of proprietary and mass-deployable thermal sensors and AI technology. Its intelligent sensing platform is an aggregator of new and valuable data points on human presence, activity, hazards, and the environment to enable new benefits for a broad range of applications. This includes smart building management, pest control, safety and security, healthcare, and more. The Calumino thermal sensor maps environments, assets, and individuals and has the ability to detect human presence, activity, and posture. It can also differentiate humans from animals and detect hazardous hotspots, fires, water leaks, and other anomalies. This data is essential for saving energy, increasing business operation efficiencies, increasing security and safety, improving life quality, and saving lives.

Founded in 2014, the company is headquartered in Australia with clients, partners and teams across the globe and has raised over $20M USD to date.