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Environmental Technologies Fund, Unilever Ventures, Anterra Capital

August 2015


About the Client, the global leader in capacitive deionisation (CapDI) technology announced the closure of its latest round of financing that will allow the company to accelerate its customer revenues. CapDI removes dissolved solids (salts, hardness and toxins) from water through a electrical process that is now more competitive than incumbent technologies and has leading brand clients in industrial, commercial and residential sectors across 4 continents.

About the Deal

GP Bullhound acted as exclusive financial adviser to Voltea on its investment round. The round was led by Environmental Technologies Fund, a leading London based venture capital fund and was joined by existing investors, Unilever Ventures and Anterra Capital. This transaction highlights GP Bullhound’s depth of experience in the water technology sector following deals completed with Bluewater Bio and Newlisi.


Bryan Brister, CEO of Voltea said” GP Bullhound has been instrumental in finding the right investor in ETF for Voltea to take our business to the next level. Their expertise in water technologies and their deal making skills have been a vital element in the transaction’s success.”
Arne Morteani, of the Environmental Technologies Fund, adds: “We have known Voltea almost since its inception. Starting from a piece of impressive technology, the team has done a fantastic job in developing a thriving business. We look forward to helping grow the business and creating value for the team and shareholders.”