The young company is a spin off from the Haptics department at Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) in Paris. Actronika wants to accelerate its commercial and industrial development. The technology that simulate the sensation of touch has convinced Seventure Partners, a leading VC in France to invest 1.2 million euros.
Founded in 2015 by gilles Meyer, Rafal Pijewski and Vincent Hayward, Actronika just raised 1.2 million euros. The young seed is developping a solution enabling the simulation of touch in a virtual environment.