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Safran Corporate Ventures


Safran Corporate Ventures is a corporate venture arm of Safran that is based in Paris, France. The firm was established in 2015 and it takes minority stakes in startups with disruptive technologies and new business models. Safran Corporate Ventures will focus in particular on startups in the Group's business sectors - aerospace, defense - but it will also work with companies in other industries if their technologies are applicable to Safran's businesses. Priority areas of focus include amongst others: -INDUSTRY 4.0: non-destructive testing, augmented reality, Internet of Things for industry, robotics/cobotics, additive manufacturing, cybersecurity for industrial applications -Embedded components: critical onboard electronics, onboard software, connectivity, onboard energy, thermal management, hybrid electrical systems, cybersecurity -New materials, advanced materials: nanotechnologies, surface treatments, composites, ceramics, advanced manufacturing processes -New services, new business models: data analytics, on-demand aviation, new maintenance modes, co-creation, collaborative engineering -New markets, new platforms: civil drones, non-conventional vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft, new transport modes.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Year Founded
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 2, bd du Général Martial Valin
  • 75724 Paris
  • France

Safran Corporate Ventures Investments (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CAILabs 03-Oct-2019 Later Stage VC 00.000 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
00 0000000 17-Sep-2019 00000 00000 Energy Storage Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
00000 29-Jan-2019 00000 00000 00.000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Profitable 000000 00 0000000
0000 000000 22-Jan-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
000000 02-May-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000000 00000000
000000000 11-Apr-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
0000000 27-Aug-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
000000 0000 06-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue
Prodways Group 26-Apr-2017 Early Stage VC Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 00 0000000
Diota 19-Sep-2016 Later Stage VC 00.000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Profitable 000000 00 0000000
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Safran Corporate Ventures Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 00000 12-May-2017 000 0000 Completed
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Safran Corporate Ventures Team (3)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Gregoire Aladjidi Founder & Head 0 0 0 Paris, France
Helene De Cointet Co-Head 0 0 Paris, France
Nicolas Franck Investment Manager 0 0 Paris, France