Husqvarna – Investment in Soil Scout

We advised Husqvarna Group in their corporate venture capital investment in Soil Scout Oy, a Finland-based IoT sensor company.

Soil Scout provides buried wireless soil monitoring that optimises water consumption and energy usage for operators working in sports, turf care, city green areas, and agriculture. The patented Soil Scout system optimises water and energy usage through permanent buried wireless monitoring.

Husqvarna Group is a global leading producer of outdoor power products and innovative solutions for forest, park and garden care. Products include chainsaws, trimmers, robotic lawn mowers and ride-on lawn mowers. The Group is also the European leader in garden watering products and a global leader in cutting equipment and diamond tools for the construction and stone industries. The Group’s products and solutions are sold under brands including Husqvarna, Gardena, McCulloch, Flymo, Zenoah and Diamant Boart via dealers and retailers to consumers and professionals in more than 100 countries.