1990Guy Stremsdoerfer, Professor at the Ecole Centrale of Lyon, France, wondered how to make the metallization of epoxy materials easier as metallizing epoxy – base material in the manufacturing of printed circuits – proved to be difficult

1997Invention of the metallization technology by spraying: ‘The Dynamic Chemical Plating’ and first patent submitted


2007Foundation of Jet Metal Technologies by Samuel Stremsdoerfer, son of Prof Guy Stremsdoerfer
First process industrialization and validation
Hiring a 4 people team dedicated to the launch the company
2008First industrial validation of the technology for decorative cosmetic applications


2009Industrialization of the technology: installation of an industrial line in the cosmetics glass industry

Completion of fundraising with the participation of RAC, Schneider Electric Venture (now called ASTER CAPITAL), NAXICAP and VIVERIS to allow to grow the business

2010Consolidation of the client portfolio in the cosmetics glass industry and development of a product range for the cosmetics plastic industry


2011Cosmetic plastic market penetration : 1st industrial line installation


2012Internationalization of Jet Metal Technologies with the start-up of high-capacity metallization line in Mexico

Second fundraising financed by the entrance of a new shareholder : SOFIMAC

2013Installation of an industrial metallization line to produce samples & optimize processes in Jet Metal’s premises in Lyon, France

Contract signature and installation of the 15th industrial production line in Poland


2015Implementation of total solutions provider concept by offering and supplying the complete painting line, all consumables and all adjacent after sales services

Installation of the 20th industrial line in the USA