Optrical is a developer and manufacturer of advanced micro-optic film products. We have unparalleled expertise in UV printed micro-structures which manipulate light. We primarily operate in two market sectors-

  • Optical anti-counterfeiting and traceability solutions- AuthntraceTM, and
  • Light management films for LED/OLED lighting- IllumaxTM

Our products rely on novel product ideas, exceptional designs, custom high performance UV materials and cost effective wide web-to-web optical manufacturing.

Optrical was founded in Aug 2016 by Dr. Navin Suyal, a veteran of optical technologies with a significant prior experience of developing and commercializing innovative technologies. Significant commercial as well as technical experience has been added to the team since then, in preparation for the next phase of our evolution. 

 Our Mission: Our mission is to imagine new ideas and products those challange status and address one of the burning issue of our time in the technology areas we operate

Recent News

5 June 2018

18th October 2017

Optrical a leading developer of advanced micro-optic films announced today the commissioning of its first production machine.

Stephen Dawson, Chief Executive of Optrical, said “we are delighted to have successfully installed and commissioned our first wide web-to-web UV coating and embossing production machine.”

“The wide web UV coating and embossing capability of up to 1.1m gives us a significant manufacturing capacity in the UK and the ability to grow our business internationally.”

Dr Navin Suyal Founder and Chief Technology Officer added “we already are really pleased with the machine’s performance and are ready to start manufacturing. Our deep expertise and know how in micro-printed optical structures and custom UV materials has been combined successfully with cost effective, high precision, reel-to-reel manufacturing platform.”

Optrical was founded by Dr Navin Suyal in August 2016. It operates in 2 market sectors:

  • Optical anti-counterfeiting and traceability solutions - AuthntraceTM, and
  • Light management films for LED/OLED lighting - IllumaxTM

Located at the Advanced Manufacturing Park Technology Centre, Rotherham, Optrical is backed by two of the of the UK's major technology specialist VCs - Mercia Technologies and Enterprise Ventures.

For more information contact Stephen Dawson or Dr Navin Suyal at Optrical on +44 (0) 114 3520 777 or email on sdawson@optrical.com or nsuyal@optrical.com.