Technology

Vizrt

Vizrt provides advanced graphical solutions enabling broadcasters to create high-end graphics for live TV; primarily news, sport and weather

September 2016
Investment Date
Nordics
Country

Business Overview

  • Founded in 1997, Vizrt provides advanced graphical solutions enabling broadcasters to create high-end graphics for live TV; primarily news, sport and weather
  • The company’s products are used by world-class production houses and corporate institutions such as CNN, BBC, Fox, Sky, CBS, NRK and TV2

Investment Thesis

  • Global market leader

  • Diverse and high quality customer base including most of the major players in broadcasting

  • Vizrt offers an integrated product leading to recurring sales from existing investors and limited threats from new entrants
  • Protected from the shift to online channels as focussed on live sport, news and weather segment

Origination

  • Diligence process leveraged the strong industry knowledge within Permira

http://www.vizrt.com/