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SecurKeys, an angel takes off

on 01/04/2020

SecurKeys accelerates its development and welcomes 6 new strategic and financial partners to its capital: Waterstart Capital (NCI), MAIF Avenir, Bouygues Telecom Initiatives, SWEN Capital Partners, Matmut Innovation and EDF Pulse Croissance.

SecurKeys, the pioneer of “guardian angel” assistance, inventor of the anonymous guard service and delivery of duplicate keys in 1 hour 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout France, is accelerating its development by welcoming major groups and venture capital funds to its capital” announces Pascal Métivier, CEO and co-founder.

“Our job is to keep secure objects of great importance to users and to bring them back in a hurry when they need them, day and night (365 days a year), in a record time of 1 hour anywhere in France. To achieve this, we have federated a network of 150 approved guard centers (employing more than 1,500 approved security agents) and developed our digital platform to manage millions of object deposits and their secure emergency repatriation anywhere in France and Europe. Our SECURKEYS service (anonymous guarding and express delivery of duplicate home and/or vehicle keys) is the first brick of our strategy, soon to be followed by SECURTELECOM and SECURBOX services for customers in the telecoms, banking and insurance sectors…” announces Pascal Métivier, CEO and co-founder.

SecurKeys’ services are distributed in B2B2C, enabling major brands to provide or offer innovative, useful and loyalty-building phygital services to their customers. SecurKeys’ customers include major players in the insurance, energy, real estate (promotion/rental management/transaction), automotive, DIY, door and lock manufacturers, remote alarm monitoring, etc.

This Series A round, with WaterStart Capital (NCI) as lead, was structured by harmonizing the interests of the founders, their Business Angels, VC funds and corporate funds, who worked hand to hand to achieve this highly complementary round for SecurKeys.

“We are delighted to welcome such partners to support our ambitious growth project in France and internationally”, says Pascal Métivier.

SecurKeys was advised in this transaction by the bankers LINKERS and 5M Ventures, and by the law firm HARLAY LAW. www.securkeys.com

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