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EyeSmart Technology

EyeSmart Technology is one of the leading iris recognition solution providers in China. Founded in 2010, the company develops low-cost, user-friendly iris recognition solutions that help increase the security of mobile and other devices without need for passwords, and provides the new iris payment experiences to consumers which is faster, safer and more convenient

The investment from Intel Capital has been tremendously helpful. It gave us instant credibility in the global marketplace, and created opportunities for us to integrate our technologies into Intel-based devices.

Leo Wang, co-founder and CEO,
EyeSmart Technology
Intel Capital's Role
  • • Intel Capital invested in EyeSmart in 2014.
  • • The investment came from the US $100 million Intel Capital China Smart Device Innovation Fund established in April 2014.

The fund was designed to drive smart device innovation—in smartphones, tablets, 2in1s, wearables, the Internet of Things —in China.

Business Benefits
  • EyeSmart is integrating password-free security solutions into Intel-based PCs, smartphones, and other devices.
  • Intel Capital representatives have helped EyeSmart connect with leading OEMs, business partners and potential customers worldwide.
  • China Global Entrepreneur Magazine named EyeSmart co-founder and CEO Leo Wang one of its 2015 Outstanding Chinese Business Elites Under 40.
  • EyeSmart is in alliance with Intel and other major market players to build the Iris Eco-System and Iris Industry Alliance.
Investment Summary
Date Invested
2014
Location
China
Sector
Enterprise