The recent breaking news story on The Robot Report was, unfortunately, the demise of Helen Greiner’s company, CyPhy Works (d/b/a Aria Insights). The high-flying startup raised close to $40 million since its creation in 2008, making it the second business founded by an iRobot alum that has shuttered within five months. While it is not immediately clear why the tethered-drone […]
Elistair designs and manufactures tethered drone systems, offering extended flight times, increased safety and secured high-speed data transfer, for persistent surveillance and communications. Founded by Guilhem de Marliave and Timothee Penet in 2014, Elistair is backed by investors that include EASME – EU Executive Agency for SMEs, Omnes Capital, Rajat Khare, and Starquest Capital and is headquartered in Dardilly.