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pureLiFi is a company purely focussed on Li-Fi technology. The technology was originally developed by the D-Light project at the University of Edinburgh and has been exclusively licensed to pureLiFi. This technology allows standard LED light bulbs to be turned into high-speed wireless communications devices, a bit like a Wi-Fi, hence the name Li-Fi which is often used. It allows users to transmit data via visible light, made possible by the fast switching capabilities of LEDs.

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TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQEdinburgh, GB
Websitepurelifi.com
Employee Ratings3.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)34
Revenue (FY, 2012)£34.3 K

Key People/Management at PureLiFi

Alistair Banham

Alistair Banham

CEO
Mostafa Afgani

Mostafa Afgani

CTO and Co-Founder
Harald Burchardt

Harald Burchardt

Chief Commercial Officer
Harald Haas

Harald Haas

Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer
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PureLiFi Office Locations

PureLiFi has an office in Edinburgh
Edinburgh, GB (HQ)
Edinburgh Technology Transfer Centre Alrick Building Max Born Crescent
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PureLiFi Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

PureLiFi total Funding

$25.8 m

PureLiFi latest funding size

£7 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

PureLiFi investors

PureLiFi's latest funding round in July 2016 was reported to be £7 m. In total, PureLiFi has raised $25.8 m
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PureLiFi Revenue

PureLiFi's revenue was reported to be £34.33 k in FY, 2012
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2012)

34.3k

Net income (FY, 2012)

(37.9k)

EBITDA (FY, 2012)

(37.9k)

EBIT (FY, 2012)

(37.9k)

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

1.3m
GBPFY, 2012

Revenue

34.3k

Operating expense total

72.3k

EBITDA

(37.9k)

EBITDA margin, %

(110%)
GBPFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

152.0k623.9k420.6k510.8k50.3k1.3m

Accounts Receivable

27.5k60.8k111.1k434.0349.4k

Inventories

36.1k16.8k195.6k

Current Assets

154.2k651.4k481.4k658.0k319.5k2.1m
GBPFY, 2012

Net Income

(37.9k)
GBPY, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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PureLiFi Online and Social Media Presence

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PureLiFi News and Updates

Li-Fi 2018 Global Market SWOT Analysis and Opportunities To 2023 | Key Players : General Electric, Koninklijke Philips N.V, Oledcomm, PureLiFi Limited, Panasonic Corporationwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Li-Fi 2018 Global Market SWOT Analysis and Opportunities To 2023 | Key Players : General Electric, Koninklijke Philips N.V, Oledcomm, PureLiFi Limited, Panasonic Corporation”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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PureLiFi Blogs

Gigabit LiFi to be demonstrated at Mobile World Congress

Gigabit LiFi has arrived and is ready to be designed into the next generation of mobile devices.   LiFi leaders pureLiFi have announced that they have the first Gigabit LiFi components ready for mobile devices. The new optical LiFi components will debut in a commercial device at Mobile World Congres…

pureLiFi Review 2018

2018 was a very busy year for pureLiFi   Here are some of the most significant milestones for both pureLiFi and LiFi technology.     We gained more partners   Throughout 2018 we adopted a variety of new partners including solutions partners, lighting partners as well as teaming up with telecom opera…

IEEE LiFi Technologies & Applications Workshop

Our CSO Prof Harald Haas & Principal System Engineer Istvan Csajaghy will be presenting at the IEEE LiFi Technologies & Applications Workshop   The workshop takes place on the 7th of December in Stockholm in Sweden and is co-organized with the IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter, IEEE Swed…

Harald Haas added to Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers 2018

Highly Cited Researchers 2018   We are extremely pleased to hear that our CSO Professor Harald Haas has been added to Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers 2018. Highly Cited Researchers are selected for their exceptional research performance, determined by production of multiple high…

pureLiFi powers second generation range of Lucibel LiFi-integrated lighting

First of a new, wider range of Lucibel LiFi-integrated lights hits the market that is faster, simpler and more efficient.   pureLiFi, the pioneering technology company using light to create next-generation wireless networks, has provided its LiFi technology for a new range of LiFi-integrated lightin…

UK have presented LiFi technology to President Xi Jinping

pureLiFi, the pioneering technology company based in Scotland, using light to create next-generation wireless networks, have presented LiFi technology to President Xi Jinping at China’s International Import Expo (CIIE). The presentation took place as part of a UK innovation-themed pavilion with His …
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PureLiFi Company Life and Culture

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PureLiFi Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PureLiFi founded?

    PureLiFi was founded in 2012.

  • Who are PureLiFi key executives?

    PureLiFi's key executives are Alistair Banham, Mostafa Afgani and Harald Burchardt.

  • How many employees does PureLiFi have?

    PureLiFi has 34 employees.

  • What is PureLiFi revenue?

    Latest PureLiFi annual revenue is £34.3 k.

  • What is PureLiFi revenue per employee?

    Latest PureLiFi revenue per employee is £1 k.

  • Who are PureLiFi competitors?

    Competitors of PureLiFi include Centratel, Hightel Towers and QMC Telecom.

  • Where is PureLiFi headquarters?

    PureLiFi headquarters is located at Edinburgh Technology Transfer Centre Alrick Building Max Born Crescent, Edinburgh.

  • Where are PureLiFi offices?

    PureLiFi has an office in Edinburgh.

  • How many offices does PureLiFi have?

    PureLiFi has 1 office.