Eblana Photonics, the Irish based provider of advanced laser products for broadband access communications, has announced that the company has secured a $4.5m (€4.2m) investment in a 'Series B' fundraising.
The latest investment has been led by TLCom Capital Partners, the London-based pan-European venture capital firm specialising in the communications and information technologies sector.
This round brings the total funds raised by Eblana Photonics, founded in December 2000, to $7.75m (€7.24m).
Existing investors, ACT Venture Capital and Enterprise Ireland, also participated in the financing.
Eblana Photonics was set up to commercialise technology developed in a photonics research programme involving Trinity College Dublin, the Irish National Microelectronics Research Centre (NMRC) and Enterprise Ireland.