Telepresence robot developer receives $160,000 in grant and investment

Russian company Wicron has attracted 5 million rubles (approximately $80,000 at the current exchange rate) of investment from Ashmanov & Partners, a leading Russian web and SEO agency. The transaction took place in December 2014, but was announced only last month.


This funding came in addition to a grant for the same amount offered by Skolkovo, the international tech hub under completion on the outskirts of Moscow.


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