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Customised sensor solutions


Sentech specialises in the design and assembly of customised sensor solutions. The company, located in Nieuwkuijk, the Netherlands, was founded in 2000 by Marcel Figge and employs more than 60 technical specialists. Sentech’s products find their way worldwide in applications within the semiconductor industry as well as the automotive, healthcare and agrotech markets. With a continuous stream of innovations such as self-driving vehicles, the internet of things and artificial intelligence, the sensor market is expected to keep growing steadily in the coming years.

Why did we invest?

Sentech is a textbook example of a Dutch high-tech beauty with a unique position in the market. The professionalism of the organisation, the quality of the solutions and the high level of customer satisfaction are typically seen in companies that are a few years ahead in their journey. The focus on technological innovation, along with Sentech's strong growth ambitions, fit exactly within our investment focus. We will support Sentech in these ambitions and make sure that the company is perfectly equipped for both organic and inorganic business growth.

March, 2022

"With Smile Invest we are bringing in a partner that not only has the required network, capital and technical knowledge, but also matches our vision to create long term value for our clients in a transparent way. Smile Invest is entering the shareholder structure at a time when we are ready for the next big step. We will use the new resources and knowledge to invest in building a solid footprint outside the Netherlands, and to further professionalise the operational facilities."

Marcel Figge, founder Sentech