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UK Research and Innovation

Investor type Government Office

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Total investments 28
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$4M
Portfolio companies 26
Rounds per year 7.00
Lead investments 12
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.07
Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Grant

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Software
  • Life Science
Summary

The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Swindon. The venture was found in Europe in United Kingdom.

The important activity for fund was in 2019. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the UK Research and Innovation, startups are often financed by European Commission, Connect Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, STFC, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Small Business Innovation Research, United States Air Force, Innovate UK.

For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, ObjectSecurity. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Life Science, Pharmaceutical. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

WeWALK

Apps
Assistive Technology
Health Care
Medical Device
Social Impact
$2M01 Jul 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Holly Health

Artificial Intelligence
Health Care
mHealth
Wellness
$739K30 Jun 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

Millicent

Blockchain
FinTech
Mobile Payments
Payments
03 Feb 2022 -

Causeway Sensors

Analytics
Big Data
Biotechnology
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Nanotechnology
$4M01 Jan 2022 Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Roslin Technologies

Agriculture
AgTech
Biotechnology
Genetics
$1M04 Nov 2021 City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Smart Nano NI

Nanotechnology
$58M22 Jul 2021 Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

MediSieve

Biotechnology
Health Care
Medical Device
Therapeutics
$2M23 Jun 2021 London, England, United Kingdom

Orca Hub

Artificial Intelligence
Market Research
Robotics
$3M17 Jun 2021 City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Ubiquigent

Biotechnology
Life Science
14 Jan 2021 United Kingdom, Dundee

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