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Astrocast

Astrocast designs and develops LEO nanosatellites that provide IoT and machine-to-machine communication service for businesses. Read more

Fabien Jordan's photo - Chairman & CEO of Astrocast

Chairman & CEO

Fabien Jordan

CEO Approval Rating

72/100

Founded:

2013

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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GomSpace is one of Astrocast's top rivals. GomSpace was founded in Aalborg East, North Jutland} in 2007. Like Astrocast, GomSpace also competes in the Telecommunications Equipment space. Compared to Astrocast, GomSpace generates $4.5M more revenue.

ORBCOMM is Astrocast's #2 competitor. ORBCOMM was founded in 2001, and is headquartered in Rochelle Park, New Jersey. ORBCOMM is in the Telecommunication Services industry. ORBCOMM generates $237M more revenue vs. Astrocast.

Fleet Space is a top competitor of Astrocast. Fleet Space's headquarters is in Beverley, South Australia, and was founded in 2015. Like Astrocast, Fleet Space also operates in the Telecommunications Equipment space. Fleet Space generates 50% of Astrocast's revenue.

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Astrocast Acquisitions

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Astrocast Funding History

Since Astrocast was founded in 2013, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Astrocast has raised $10.1M. Astrocast's last funding round was on Dec 2017 for a total of $3.0M

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FUNDING DATE

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Dec 2017
$3M
Seed
Dec 2017
$4.1M
Seed
Aug 2017
$3M

Since Astrocast was founded in 2013, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Astrocast has raised $10.1M. Astrocast's last funding round was on Dec 2017 for a total of $3.0M

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Astrocast News

December 14, 2017Telecompaper

Astrocast's seed round brings CHF 4.1 mln

(Telecompaper) Astrocast (formerly known as Else) announced the oversubscription by CHF 1.1 million o... See more »
August 11, 2017Telecompaper

Swiss space start-up Else gathers finance for satellite M2M, IoT project

(Telecompaper) Else, the Swiss new space start-up, has announced the funding of a USD 3 million seed ... See more »
August 11, 2017startupticker ch

ELSE raises $3 million for Internet of Things nanosatellite constellation

A Swiss start-up with plans to deploy 64 cubesat-class spacecraft by 2021 to support Internet of Thin... See more »
August 9, 2017Satnews

ELSE SA - Receiving the Gift of Millions for Astrocast

a satellite that was projected to last no more than one year yet is still fully functional today, nea... See more »
April 11, 2017Telecompaper

Thuraya forms alliance with satellite startup Else

(Telecompaper) Thuraya and Else, a Swiss space startup, announced that they have signed a memorandum ... See more »
April 11, 2017Global Telecoms Business

Thuraya, ELSE team up to expand satellite services

Mobile satellite service operator, Thuraya, and Swiss space startup, ELSE, have signed a memorandum o... See more »
March 23, 2017startupticker

ESA and ASTROCAST to demonstrate satellite-based M2M cummunication

ESA and ASTROCAST will collaborate on putting a nano-satellite in orbit by the beginning of next year... See more »

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Astrocast Headquarters

Chemin de la Dent d’Oche 1B EPFL Innovation Park Building L South

Ecublens, Vaud1024

412-2575-3010

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Astrocast Summary

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Overview

Astrocast designs and develops LEO nanosatellites that provide IoT and machine-to-machine communication service for businesses. Astrocast was founded in 2013. Astrocast's headquarters is located in Ecublens, Vaud, CH 1024. It has raised 10.1M in 3 rou...

CEO

Astrocast's Chairman & CEO, Fabien Jordan, currently has an approval rating of 72%. Astrocast's primary competitors are GomSpace, ORBCOMM & Fleet Space.

Frequently Asked Questions about Astrocast

  1. When was Astrocast founded?

    Astrocast was founded in 2013
  2. Who is Astrocast's CEO?

    Astrocast's CEO is Fabien Jordan
  3. How much revenue does Astrocast generate?

    Astrocast generates $9M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Astrocast have?

    Astrocast has historically raised $10.1M in funding
  1. Where is Astrocast's headquarters?

    Astrocast's headquarters is in Ecublens Vaud, CH
  2. How many employees does Astrocast have?

    Astrocast has 411 employees
  3. What sector does Astrocast operate in?

    Astrocast is in Telecommunications Equipment
  4. Who are Astrocast's competitors?

    Astrocast's top competitors are GomSpace, ORBCOMM, Fleet Space