Communiqué Corporate | 18/07/16 | 1 min. | Vincent Brenot Florence Chafiol Julien Wagmann Laure Khemiri
The startup company Glowee announces its first round of venture capital funding, amounting to approximately 650.000 euros, financed by the crowdfunding Wiseed website.
Glowee is a living system based on the production of biological light, functioning without any electricity thanks to bioluminescence.
Glowee, funded by Sandra Rey, is part of Start you up’s third season, a program which aims to provide support to startups, launched in 2013 by August & Debouzy.
The members of August & Debouzy assisting Glowee are:
Corporate: Julien Wagmann, partner, Laure Khemiri and Léa Karagueuzian, associates,
New technologies and intellectual property: Florence Chafiol, partner,
Regulatory: Vincent Brenot, partner.
Glowee is a source of living light, which functions without consuming any electricity and by emitting little light pollution and CO2 emissions. A light coming straight from nature, at the crossroads between biomimetics and synthetic biology, which could revolutionize our way of producing, consuming and providing light for ourselves! This light is called bioluminescence.