Kernel Capital leads €400,000 investment in In Hand Guides

Kernel Capital, through the Bank of Ireland Seed and Early Stage Equity Fund, has led a €400,000 (£320,786) investment in In Hand Guides, a Cork-based provider of embedded audio players.

The syndicated investment comprises a €250,000 investment by the Bank of Ireland fund with the remainder of the funds provided by Enterprise Ireland.

In Hand Guides provides low-cost hand-held embedded audio players that deliver up to four hours of personalised multilingual content to customers in the tourism, health and lifestyle and public advocacy sectors.