Deal History

Some present and past innovation ventures include:

MP4SLS Pte Ltd is delivering digital audio technologies that enable substantive improvements in Quality-of-Service (QoS) and Quality-of-entertainment Experience (QoE) for mobile cloud-music services - levels that legacy streaming audio platforms have not achieved. With the potential to create increasing returns to scale in music delivery, the company believes it could help re-shape the future of music.

D-SIMLAB Technologies Pte Ltd is a leading provider of high-end simulation-based decision support solutions for Aerospace and Semiconductor Manufacturing Industry. Its mission is to develop, market, and deliver high-performance simulation-based decision support solutions that enable corporations to enhance their performance in a sustainable manner leading to significant cost savings.


Education in general is a major spending category of governments. Schools education is a priority for policymakers because higher education standands are seen as a key strategic weapon against future competition. Governments are increasing the proportion of national budgets in education and continue to priortise schools investment during lean fiscal periods.

Commontown is a major player in the national, school-based digital education content network in Singapore. The Company develops and markets its academic suite of software and technologies in e-learning and education portal development that is focused on the demands of the education market.


A shifting economic environment and global dispersion of technological expertise and manufacturing know-how means that manufacturers cannot maintain and grow their businesses if they ignore the developments of manufacturing supply and consumer demand throughout the world. To benefit from these new opportunities and to maintain their competitiveness, manufacturing enterprises demand software applications, technologies and services that improve operational integration, efficient product development, and web-based data accessibility as well as ease of use, data analysis, collaboration and security.

BLC Solutions specializes in the research, development, consulting and implementation of innovative Web-based business solutions for enterprise-wide collaboration and integrated management of product lifecycles, processes and resources throughout the entire design-to-manufacturing process in discrete manufacturing industries. Its core product, the Web-based TrueOrders solution, provides advanced technologies and functionality that enable small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) in discrete manufacturing industries to organize, plan and manage their entire businesses, including design, planning and production activities, in a highly efficient and unified manner.


Trustcopy provides anti-counterfeiting products and solutions for document security and brand protection. These products and solutions are developed around its patented optical watermarking and secure remote printing technologies.


Hotcard develops and markets business card recognition software for PC and camera-enabled mobile devices’ platforms. Its business card recognition software are licensed by mobile OEMs and embedded in camera-equipped mobile phones and PDAs.


The Company is a software application and managed services provider targeting services-based enterprises such as membership clubs, travel and conference services companies.


The Company is specialized in the research, design, development and manufacturing of advanced manufacturing equipment and systems for the Photonics, Semiconductor and Electronics industries. The company has also expanded its technology know-how into the medical and contract manufacturing industries.


Laser Research provides solutions in laser processing technologies: patented contamination-free laser marking techniques, laser marking, laser bumping and cutting, laser welding and laser singulation.


The Company provides highly-scalable backup and recovery, archiving and security solutions for Windows, Mac, Linux, UNIX, iSeries and all major databases and applications. For real-time data protection of laptops and desktops, Atempo's award-winning continuous data protection technology captures changes as they occur, allowing information to be recovered up to the moment of data loss or hardware failure. Atempo helps thousands of customers worldwide, with a sales and support network of over 100 global resellers. The company is headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., and has operations in Europe and Asia.


The Company develops next-generation solutions for application traffic management and WAN optimization which drastically improve the quality of user experience. Ipanema’s Autonomic Networking System brings intelligence to the network enabling enterprises to dynamically align the network with their business objectives. The Ipanema’s Autonomic Networking System is designed to manage large and very large enterprise Wide Area Networks (WAN) for enterprises, telecom operators and network service providers.


Genesys Conferencing is a leading provider of integrated Web, audio and video conferencing services to thousands of organizations worldwide, including more than 200 of the Fortune Global 500. The company’s services are designed to meet the full range of communication needs within the large enterprise, from collaborative team meetings to high-profile online events.

The company’s shares are listed on Eurolist by EuroNext Paris.


Since1995, InfoVista has been at the forefront of helping customers optimize the quality of experience for services deployed over shared infrastructure. InfoVista’s proven solutions for proactive service assurance ensure the optimal performance of networked services, applications and infrastructure. Over eighty percent of the world’s largest service providers and more than 30 of the top 100 global corporations rely on InfoVista’s award-winning solutions to foresee potential service issues before they impact end users.

The company's shares are listed on Eurolist by EuroNext Paris.


Integra is a pan-european provider of complex managed hosting and application services focused on serving enterprise customers. Integra also operates a project services division that provides consulting services to businesses migrating to web-enabled eBusiness platforms. Integra is currently operating in nine European markets and maintains state-of-the-art managed hosting data centers in France, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Italy and the UK.

The company was acquired and absorbed by Genuity Inc.


The Company develops, distributes and supports the Genio software suite that addresses data exchange for the data warehouse and data mart markets. Genio is a user-oriented, data automation tool kit that is designed to simplify the process of moving and transforming data from various legacy, relational and flat file data sources across an enterprise network.

The company was acquired by Hummingbird Communications Inc.


The Company develops markets and distributes advanced planning and scheduling software solutions to large and medium sized manufacturers. These solutions are incorporated as part of web-enabled eManufacturing solutions.

The company was acquired by Finmatica, Italy.


The Company develops and markets ADSL/VDSL splitters and powerline gateways for broadband wireline communications markets.

The company was acquired by HF Company Group, France.


The Company is engaged in the production and sales of phase masks used for fabricating Bragg gratings in fibres, lasers and other waveguide components used in wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) systems by the telecommunications industry. The Company, using a proprietary holographic production process, is believed to be the first in the world to produce 3” size, 200 nano-meter pitch gratings with a side-to-side accuracy of 0.2 Angstrom.

The company was acquired by ADC Communications, Inc.


Paion is a biotech start-up that is focusing on the development and marketing of therapeutic protein drugs . Its first product is DSPA (Desmodus Salivary Plasminogen Activator), a thrombolytic agent for treating ischaemic stroke, currently in Phase II clinical trial. The second product is Solulin, an anticoagulant with potential in several large niche markets where other anticoagulants are not indicated. This product is in the pre-clinical stage. Paion’s pipeline is being expanded by a proprietary platform technology that has generated two other products with proof-of-concept data in animals.

The company's shares are listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.