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Chips for Indoor location 2.0 - A few inches accuracy, even through walls and bodies, smartphone-ready

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Semiconductors
  • Location Grenoble, RA, France
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2010
  • Employees 25
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Company Summary

BeSpoon is designing chips that enable mobile geofencing, a feature addressing the B$ smartphone market. To build a robust and accurate distance measurement system, we have leveraged over 10 years of research on IR-UWB at CEA LETI. Our team has yielded a functional chip full of patented innovations. We are now preparing mass production, and talking to customers. After 3 profitable years, we feel time is coming to scale up and open our capital.


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    Jean-Marie Andre

    Jean-Marie has more than 20 years experience in the consumer electronics and communication industry. He was lucky enough to start designing GSM phones in 1994 and to witness the evolution of this industry until 2009, when Myriad acquired Purple Labs, the design house he had co-founded in 2001. Serving as Purple Labs COO involved raising funds, acquiring customers, managing roadmaps and ambitious projects, etc. Jean-Marie holds an MSc in AI.

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    Pascal Fabre

    Pascal has 20 years of experience in mobile communication and especially in radio architecture. He designed several generations of cellular radios and was the lead integrator on several radio chipsets. Pascal was also part of the founding team of Purple Labs and served as Engineering Director until the acquisition by Myriad. Pascal is a graduated engineer from Paris ESIEE with a major in Radio.


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    Carlara International
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