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Canatu is a leading developer and manufacturer of transparent conductive films and touch sensors for an entirely new class of touch applications. Canatu’s transparent conductive films and touch sensors are based on a new type of carbon nanomaterial (Carbon NanoBud®), and a new, single-step manufacturing process combining aerosol synthesis of NanoBud® material and Roll-to-Roll deposition by Direct Dry Printing®. Carbon NanoBud® (CNB™) films are used for flat, flexible or formable touch screens, displays and touch sensitive surfaces. Canatu services the rapidly expanding market for mobile and wearable consumer devices, home appliances, white goods and automotive interiors. Canatu’s patented innovations have the potential to revolutionize industries by enabling new kinds of printed flexible, foldable and 3D shaped electronics products that also reduce cost and environmental impact. CNB™ films and sensors provide for superb optical clarity and increased battery life by offering the best in class light transmission coupled with ultra-low reflections.
TypePrivate
Founded2004
HQHelsinki, FI
Websitecanatu.com

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)45(+5%)

Key People/Management at Canatu

Yutaka Nagata

Yutaka Nagata

Sales Director, Japan
Juha Kokkonen

Juha Kokkonen

CEO
Erkki Soininen

Erkki Soininen

COO
Seongman Yu

Seongman Yu

Sales Director, Korea
Timo Suominen

Timo Suominen

CFO
Sami Lampinen

Sami Lampinen

Chairman of the Board
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Canatu Office Locations

Canatu has an office in Helsinki
Helsinki, FI (HQ)
Konalankuja 5
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Canatu Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2004

Canatu total Funding

$73.7 m

Canatu latest funding size

$16.53 m

Time since last funding

22 days ago

Canatu investors

Canatu's latest funding round in October 2019 was reported to be $16.5 m. In total, Canatu has raised $73.7 m
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Canatu Online and Social Media Presence

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Canatu raises €15 Million funding from DENSO Corporation, 3M Ventures and Faurecia

The post Canatu raises €15 Million funding from DENSO Corporation, 3M Ventures and Faurecia appeared first on Canatu.

Canatu wins The CTO of the Year 2019 award

The post Canatu wins The CTO of the Year 2019 award appeared first on Canatu.

Canatu signed a licensing agreement with DENSO

The post Canatu signed a licensing agreement with DENSO appeared first on Canatu.

Founder of Canatu, Professor Esko Kauppinen, is the first Finnish recipient of the UNESCO Nanosciences Medal

The post Founder of Canatu, Professor Esko Kauppinen, is the first Finnish recipient of the UNESCO Nanosciences Medal appeared first on Canatu.

Canatu wins Gold in the German Design Awards 2019

The post Canatu wins Gold in the German Design Awards 2019 appeared first on Canatu.

Canatu awarded with a silver prize in the Materialica Design + Technology competition

The post Canatu awarded with a silver prize in the Materialica Design + Technology competition appeared first on Canatu.
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Canatu Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Canatu founded?

    Canatu was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Canatu key executives?

    Canatu's key executives are Yutaka Nagata, Juha Kokkonen and Erkki Soininen.

  • How many employees does Canatu have?

    Canatu has 45 employees.

  • Who are Canatu competitors?

    Competitors of Canatu include Picosun, Sentons and NVE.

  • Where is Canatu headquarters?

    Canatu headquarters is located at Konalankuja 5, Helsinki.

  • Where are Canatu offices?

    Canatu has an office in Helsinki.

  • How many offices does Canatu have?

    Canatu has 1 office.