Saft Overview

  • Founded
  • 1918

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 4,500

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 5

  • Investments
  • 7

Saft General Information


Saft is a manufacturer of industrial batteries. The company operates in three divisions: industrial battery group, specialty battery group and rechargeable battery systems. The company primarily serves the aviation, railway, industrial stand-by, defense and emergency lighting manufacturing sectors.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Electrical Equipment
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 26 Quai Charles Pasqua
  • 92300 Levallois-Perret
  • France

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Saft Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Saft Comparisons

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Saft Competitors (16)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Intelligent Technologies Corporate Backed or Acquired San Diego, CA 00 000000&0
00000 00000 Formerly VC-backed Louisville, CO 000 00000 000000000 00000
000000000 000000 Private Debt Financed Reno, NV 000 000 000000000000 000
000000000 0000000 Formerly PE-Backed Springfield, MO 000 000000&0
0000000 000000 Formerly VC-backed Ganzhou, China 0000 00.00 00000000 00.00
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Saft Patents

Saft Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
FR-2959631-B1 Disconnect system for battery Active 29-Apr-2010 0000000000
FR-2959631-A1 Aircraft rechargeable lithium ion battery disconnecting system, has parallel branches, where each branch includes silicon switches that are mounted on metal isolated substrate card, where free wheel diode is equipped in system Active 29-Apr-2010 0000000000 0
FR-2959066-B1 System and method for electronic management of a rechargeable battery Active 20-Apr-2010 0000000000
FR-2959066-A1 Electronic management system for rechargeable battery, has measuring circuit measuring parameter, determining variation of parameter, transmitting data to electronic processing unit if variation is higher than predetermined threshold Active 20-Apr-2010 0000000000 0
FR-2955709-A1 Electrode e.g. anode, for lithium-ion battery, has active material comprising silicon, whose surface is grafted by organic group bonded to silicon by silicon-carbide bond, where organic group is unubstituted monovalent hydrocarbon Active 28-Jan-2010 H01M4/1395 0
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Saft Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ghislain Lescuyer Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
François Bouchon Deputy Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer
Kamen Nechev Ph.D Chief Technology Officer
Karen Hollington Executive, Media Relations
Hervé Amossé Executive Vice President
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Saft Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
00000000 00000000 Saft Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
0000-0000 00000000 Self Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board & Chairman of Audit Committe 000 0000
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Saft Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Saft Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Saft Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000 00 03-Sep-2020 00000 0000 Road 00000000
00 00000000 31-May-2019 0000000000 0000 Other Equipment 0000é 000
0000000 00000 07-Jan-2013 0000000000 Electrical Equipment
0000000 01-Jan-2006 00000 0000 Electrical Equipment
Friemann & Wolf Batterietechnik 01-Jan-2003 Merger/Acquisition Electrical Equipment
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Saft Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00 00000000 Other Equipment Anderson, IN 0000
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Saft Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 01-Jan-2006 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Uniross Batteries 01-Jan-1992 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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