Tunsia-based startup SeekMake announced it secured a substantial investment of US$539 thousand in a deal by Lafayette Group which was divided into three parts after a year-long process, according to an official statement.
The European private equity firm Lafayette Group has major stakes in major manufacturing companies across the continent.
SeekMake’s digital manufacturing platform acts as a bridge between industrial manufacturers and end users, effectively reducing costs and expediting the production of parts.
The main purpose of this investment is to boost SeekMake’s expansion plans on an international scale. SeekMake already covers a diverse client base in Tunisia, the United States, and Australia.
With this capital, the company is eyeing expansion to new markets, particularly France and Germany as they present valuable opportunities for collaboration with major clients and partners.
SeekMake has established a subsidiary in Estonia as part of its expansion strategy.
The startup has demonstrated a track record in the digital manufacturing industry, positioning itself as a key player with a user and manufacturer base exceeding 10,000 globally.
The startup’s success is underscored by its sales of over 30,000 prototypes and parts, partnerships with 72.
Founded in 2018 by Adel Ayari, a software developer driven by innovation and technology.
Being a digital manufacturing platform, SeekMake facilitates the rapid and secure realization of ideas, projects, and prototypes. The startup plays the role of a mediator between industrial manufacturers and end users, simplifying the manufacturing process, trimming expenses, and accelerating part production within days.
SeekMake offers an array of manufacturing options, ranging from CNC machining and sheet metal fabrication to 3D printing, laser cutting, and engraving. The startup prides itself on providing a wide variety of materials that prioritize durability, strength, and cost-effectiveness.
Over the course of its journey, SeekMake has achieved several milestones, including amassing a user and manufacturer base of over 10,000, forming partnerships with 72 manufacturers, and venturing into 40 countries.
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