Innovate UK Founded 2007
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Total investments 276
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$826K
Portfolio companies 276
Rounds per year 19.71
Lead investments 188
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.16
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Summary

Innovate UK appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2007. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Swindon.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Software, Pharmaceutical. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United Kingdom. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight F2G, Sky Medical Technology, Genomics. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Innovate UK, startups are often financed by Newable Private Investing, Mercia Fund Managers, Scottish Investment Bank. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SBRI Healthcare, Wayra, Longwall Venture Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Entrepreneur First, EASME - EU Executive Agency for SMEs, Oxford Technology Management.

The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2019. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The average startup value when the investment from Innovate UK is 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. This Innovate UK works on 25 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 43 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in 13-24 deals per year. The important activity for fund was in 2018.

The overall number of key employees were 6.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Blokur
Blockchain
Content Creators
Information Services
Information Technology
Seed
1M15 Sep 2017 United Kingdom, Oxford
IOTech
Architecture
Information Technology
Network Security
Security
Seed
2M12 Jun 2018 United Kingdom, Newcastle upon Tyne
evonetix
Biopharma
Biotechnology
Life Science
Grant
1M02 Jul 2018 United Kingdom, Uttlesford
Navenio
Information Technology
Location Based Services
Mobile Apps
Software
Grant
582K01 Feb 2019 United Kingdom, Oxford
Metrion Biosciences
Collaborative Consumption
Health Care
Life Science
Medical
Neuroscience
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877K28 Aug 2018 United Kingdom, Cambridge
Miotify
Clinical Trials
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Medical Device
Software
Grant
757K13 Dec 2017 United Kingdom, Eton
Vivacity Labs
Artificial Intelligence
Internet of Things
Machine Learning
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2M16 May 2017 United Kingdom, Westminster
CloudNC
Computer
Industrial
Manufacturing
Mechanical Engineering
Software
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137K02 Mar 2016 United Kingdom, Westminster
Trojan Energy
Automotive
Electric Vehicle
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4M17 Jun 2020 United Kingdom, Stonehaven
SpaceChain
Blockchain
Information Services
Information Technology
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585K10 Dec 2020 United States, San Jose
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