KEECKER has finalized a seed round of funding. International business angels from the USA, Israel, Australia, and French angel investors including Xavier Niel (Kima Ventures) and Jacques-Antoine Granjon participated. KEECKER is a Paris-based company founded by Pierre Lebeau in 2012 and dedicated to making improving lifestyle through innovative technologies.
KEECKER, a Paris based company created by ex-
Googler Pierre Lebeau, dedicated to simplify people’s life through innovative technologies,
announced today it has raised new funds to help make its vision possible.
KEECKER’s first product, an Android-powered device that projects, moves and broadcasts any
content in big and great quality for all to enjoy together in real life, is redefining the home
entertainment and collective devices markets by creating a new product category: The
Collective Computer. KEECKER took CES Las Vegas 2014 by storm, being widely reported
as one of the most innovative products presented at the show this year.
“It’s been a fabulous ride so far, KEECKER has enthused all that have seen it and we are now
extremely happy to have the support of such strong investors throughout the world.” said Pierre
Lebeau who left Google in 2012 to start KEECKER.
Today, KEECKER announces it has finalized a seed round of funding with
international business angels from the USA, Israel, Australia, and prominent
French angel investors including Xavier Niel (Kima Ventures) and Jacques-
“They all loved the product at first sight, they saw the immense potential of this device, how it
adds a whole new dimension in our homes, they wanted to be part of this technology shift”
These funds will be used to finalize KEECKER’s production design and start its production in
order to make it available to the entire world and let people experience something completely
new and amazing.
“We’re very excited to get the product in people’s homes and our new investors will be
instrumental in our success through their investment but also because of their insights and
business connections, this has even more value to us” Lebeau said.
The company will launch a global crowdfunding campaign this year as a first step to making
KEECKER available to the public.
KEECKER is a Paris-based company founded by ex-Googler Pierre Lebeau in 2012 and
dedicated to making your life better through innovative technologies. KEECKER is supported by
an advisory board comprising seasoned entrepreneurs and executives from industries ranging
from design, hardware and the web to software, semiconductors and marketing. Among six
other heavy industry hitters, ex-Google General Manager of France Jean-Marc Tassetto sits on
KEECKER is also a graduate of Paris based association Réseau Entreprendre.
Visit www.keecker.com and Twitter @keecker