Sanari Capital, backed by institutional investor 27four, has announced a R25 million ($1.5 million) investment in LightWare LiDAR, a South African company supplying microLiDAR sensor technology to global companies.

Established in 2012, LightWare gives ‘eyes to machines’, designing and manufacturing the world’s smallest and lightest precision LiDAR systems for use in drones, robots, autonomous vehicles, smart cities and other applications.

With more than forty years of mana...