NIL Technology

NIL Technology (NILT) is an optical solutions company designing, developing, and manufacturing optical elements and components using high-precision nanoscale features.

NIL Technology (NILT) specializes in mastering and replication of micro- and nanostructures.

NIL Technology was founded in 2006 by Theodor Nielsen and Brian Bilenberg. The company is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, with offices in Sweden and Switzerland.


NILT offers best-in-class solutions for advanced high-tech components, focusing on optical applications for sensors, 3D imaging, and displays that enable future optical solutions for mobile, augmented reality, automotive, and more.


NILT covers all aspects of advanced optics, from optical design over highly precise mastering and prototyping to the mass production of optical components.


NILT is backed by Jolt Capital, NGP Capital, Vækstfonden, EIC Fund and others. The company raised €26M ($31M) in a new round on Feb 24, 2021. This brings NILT's total funding to €32.4M to date.



  • Year founded: 2006
  • Funding Info: €32.4M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Venture- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Kongens Lyngby
  • State: Copenhagen
  • Country: Denmark
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