Somnox prepares for international expansion after fundraising.
Rotterdam, September 14, 2021 - Dutch health-tech scale-up Somnox, known for its Sleep Robot, is entering the international market following an equity round. This development is in line with the company's mission to help improve the sleep of at least 100 million people worldwide by 2030. In addition to expanding across borders, the company will also further develop its innovative sleep technology, which helps users to slow down their breathing rhythm and allow them to unwind and sleep better. This round of funding was organised by Health Investment Partners.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 — Somnox was founded in 2016 by Julian Jagtenberg, Wouter Kooyman van Guldener, Job Engel and Stijn Antonisse. To help family members with anxiety and sleep issues, the four engineers from Delft, The Netherlands developed a breathing technique and sleep robot. The Somnox sleep robot is a soft, effective, and user-friendly tool that helps users relax and slow down their rhythm of breathing in a non-invasive way. Its intuitive design has already won several awards, including the Red Dot Design Award and the iF Design Award.