Attolight closes a CHF 1.5 million round

Attolight announces that it has raised CHF 1.5 million from both institutional and private investors: these include Aargauische Kantonalbank, Zürcher Kantonalbank, StartAngels Network and Verve Capital Partners (investiere.ch). Attolight has appointed Erik Smith as a new member of the Board. With a proven track record in leading technology companies, Smith is presently the Senior Director for the half billion dollar semi-conductor, solar and LED capital equipment division at Flextronics.