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IQ Capital

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Ed Stacey Kerry Baldwin Max Bautin


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Total investments 127
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Portfolio companies 67
Rounds per year 7.94
Lead investments 22
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Exits 11
Key employees 6
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Renewable Energy
$68M15 Jul 2022 Cambridge, England, United Kingdom


Information Technology
Machine Learning
Speech Recognition
$68M28 Jun 2022 Cambridge, England, United Kingdom


Artificial Intelligence
$13M23 Jun 2022 Sheffield, England, United Kingdom


Cyber Security
Network Security
$28M06 Jun 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


Smart Home
$1M30 May 2022 Delft, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
$2M15 Mar 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


$3M15 Feb 2022 Oxford, England, United Kingdom


Graphic Design
$1M02 Feb 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


Advanced Materials
Industrial Engineering
$60M31 Jan 2022 Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom
Worldr Raises $3M in Seed Funding

– Worldr, a London, UK-based provider of a platform that gives businesses back privacy and control over their data and communication, raised $3m in seed funding.
– The round was led by IQ Capital and Playfair Capital with participation from cyber seed investors including CyLon (co-founded by Grace Cassy and Jonathan Luff), Andreas Wuchner (Group Head of IT & Risk at Credit Suisse) and Privitar Co-Founder, John Taysom.
– The company intends to use the funds to continue to develop the product ahead of public launch later this year. Raises $8M Series A Funding to (Actually) Secure the Internet of Things

– has raised $8M in Series A funding, led by IQ Capital, with participation from Crane Venture Partners and Backed VC.
– delivers FoundriesFactory, the world’s first cloud-native solution for embedded technologies that reinvents IoT, and counts tier one OEMs, silicon industry leaders and SoC companies among its customers and partners, including ARM, NXP Semiconductors, MontaVista, STMicroelectronics and WINSYSTEMS.
– Led by technology industry pioneers, George Grey and Ian Drew, has developed a transformative, open source platform that provides OEMs and Systems Integrators a common software base to develop, test, deploy, manage and maintain secure IoT and Edge devices through a single cloud-native solution.


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