Hampton Partners | Hampleton Partners Advises Harman on Acquisition of Apostera


Munich, Germany and Novi, Michigan – February 15, 2022.Hampleton Partners, an international M&A and corporate finance advisory firm for technology companies, has advised postscripta market-leading AR/MR technology provider for the automotive industry, was Harman Internationala wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., focuses on connectivity technologies for the automotive, consumer and enterprise markets.

Miro Parizek, Founder, Hampleton Partners

Miro Parizek, Founder, Hampleton Partners

Apostera’s augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) software solutions will expand HARMAN’s automotive product line and position the company at the forefront of designing automotive AR/MR experiences. Apostera’s mixed reality solutions combine augmented reality, machine learning, computer vision and sensor fusion in a hardware-agnostic software platform. Combined with HARMAN’s digital cockpit portfolio, these new software solutions will bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds.

Andrey Golubinskiy, CEO of Apostera, said: “Hampleton has a strong track record in automotive technology consulting, and as soon as we spoke, it was clear that they understood our technology stack and how we operate in today’s and where we are in the automotive value chain of the future. The Hampleton team ran a structured process that culminated in an alliance with the perfect partner who shared a strategic vision. By partnering with HARMAN, we will be able to As part of a globally recognized and trusted automotive brand, we look to the future.”

Miro Parizek, Principal Partner and Founder of Hampleton, commented: “Mixed reality is at a pivotal moment in the automotive industry. Apostera is at the forefront of a technology that – even just a few short years ago – was a pure proof of concept stage. Apostera is now the frontrunner in commercially proven automotive MR applications that are increasingly being deployed in series production at scale by global OEMs.”

This transaction represents another milestone in Hampleton’s leadership in automotive technology, following the strategic consulting to Charge-Amps, the sale of 2getthere and Simi to ZF Friedrichshafen and the sale of VI-grade to Spectris plc.

Miro Parizek added: “We are proud to have advised on this exciting marriage between a cutting-edge European automotive startup and the world’s leading automotive display solutions. The Apostera team has built a game-changing technology, I look forward to seeing them reach even greater heights with HARMAN International.”

Participation in the Hampton deal led by Miro Parizek and supported by Nicholas Milligan and Tim Stemkens.


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About Hampleton Partners
Hampleton Partners is at the forefront of advising technology-focused companies on international mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. Hampleton’s experienced dealmakers have built, bought and sold more than 100 fast-growing technology businesses and provide practical expertise and unparalleled advice to technology entrepreneurs and companies seeking to accelerate growth and maximize value.

With offices in London, Frankfurt, Stockholm and San Francisco, Hampleton offers a global perspective and industry expertise: artificial intelligence, automotive tech, cybersecurity, digital commerce, enterprise software, fintech, healthtech, HRtech, insurtech and IT and business services.

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