Delin Ventures

We invest in early stage technology businesses and, in exceptional cases, will create them from scratch with outstanding partners. We pride ourselves on being open minded and ready to support ideas orthogonal to consensus views.

Alan Barge

Venture Partner

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Jonathan Hay

Partner

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Natalia Novac

Partner

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Lev Osherovich

Partner

24 past transactions

Collective Benefits

Seed Round in 2020
Collective Benefits is the first of its kind; an insurtech platform specifically made for the 6M self-employed workers in the UK. Our products make it easy for companies to offer meaningful protections that attract, retain and reward their self-employed workforce. Built from the ground-up for gig workers, we provide benefits like sick pay, mental health support, accident cover, wellness packages, and exclusive perks - all previously inaccessible to the self-employed.

Turbine

Seed Round in 2019
Turbine builds a platform to understand the inner mechanisms of cancer, enabling the discovery of novel protein targets, precision biomarkers, and better translation to patients. Turbine uses its proprietary Simulated Cell technology in combination with Artificial Intelligence to build a faster and deeper biological understanding of therapeutic targets or indications, untangling the complexity of cancer.

Ori Biotech

Seed Round in 2020
Ori Biotech is a developer of a manufacturing platform used to help patients get access to lifesaving treatments. Ori has developed a proprietary, flexible manufacturing platform that closes, automates, and standardizes manufacturing allowing therapeutics developers to further develop and bring their products from pre-clinical process development to commercial-scale manufacturing. The company aims to speed up the innovation of cell and gene therapies through the manufacturing platform it is bringing to market.

Ori Biotech

Series B in 2022
Ori Biotech is a developer of a manufacturing platform used to help patients get access to lifesaving treatments. Ori has developed a proprietary, flexible manufacturing platform that closes, automates, and standardizes manufacturing allowing therapeutics developers to further develop and bring their products from pre-clinical process development to commercial-scale manufacturing. The company aims to speed up the innovation of cell and gene therapies through the manufacturing platform it is bringing to market.

Collective Benefits

Series A in 2021
Collective Benefits is the first of its kind; an insurtech platform specifically made for the 6M self-employed workers in the UK. Our products make it easy for companies to offer meaningful protections that attract, retain and reward their self-employed workforce. Built from the ground-up for gig workers, we provide benefits like sick pay, mental health support, accident cover, wellness packages, and exclusive perks - all previously inaccessible to the self-employed.

Agile Analog Ltd

Series A in 2021
Agile Analog Ltd develops Analog IP. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

AimBrain

Series A in 2017
AimBrain uses anomaly detection, behavioural biometrics and three active biometric authentication modules to prevent fraudulent or abusive account creation, detect account takeover and provide the necessary step-up user authentication for liveliness detection to comply with KYC, AML, PSD2 and other regulatory requirements. In May 2018 it launched AimBrain On Demand, a free-for-life dashboard for developers and innovators, including 1,000 free facial, voice or video/audio API calls a month, making stronger authentication free for everyone. It has a unique, 100% proprietary portfolio of passive and active modules, underpinned by patented processes and ensemble learning, which detect the fraud other solutions can't. Clients include Tier 1, digital and P2P banks, wealth managers, cloud service providers and tech/fintech organisations.

Fluidic Analytics Limited

Series C in 2018
Fluidic Analytics Limited designs, develops, and manufactures equipment for the characterization of proteins in laboratory, medical, and consumer applications. The company provides Fluidity One, a product that enables in-solution sizing and quantification of native protein. The company also offers Fluidity One-W, a product that enables high sensitivity in-solution analysis of protein size and protein interaction kinetics. Its products are used for applications, including protein quality, interactions, aggregation, and sizing. The company serves scientists, clinics, and healthcare providers. Fluidic Analytics Limited was founded in 2013 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Vidsy

Series B in 2021
Vidsy is the creative technology engine powering mobile video ad creation for the world’s leading brands. Our technology, global community of 6,000+ vetted creators and fully managed services are empowering brands to intelligently transform their digital advertising for an ever-evolving world of mobile video.

Agile Analog Ltd

Seed Round in 2019
Agile Analog Ltd develops Analog IP. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Ori Biotech

Series A in 2020
Ori Biotech is a developer of a manufacturing platform used to help patients get access to lifesaving treatments. Ori has developed a proprietary, flexible manufacturing platform that closes, automates, and standardizes manufacturing allowing therapeutics developers to further develop and bring their products from pre-clinical process development to commercial-scale manufacturing. The company aims to speed up the innovation of cell and gene therapies through the manufacturing platform it is bringing to market.

Virtual Arts Ltd.

Seed Round in 2017
Virtual Arts Ltd. develops mobile extended reality software to revolutionize the fields of augmented, virtual, and mixed reality. The company was formed in 2016 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Team Satchel

Seed Round in 2017
Creators of market-leading software, Show My Homework, Satchel has developed a powerful range of school software focusing on homework, behavior, classroom management, and teaching resources. Show My Homework has been our brand and our main product since it was launched five years ago. Having seen our company grow to over 70 employees and evolve multiple products and services, we wanted our brand to encompass everything we offer. Making the change from Show My Homework to Satchel allows us to do this and supports our vision for the future. As a brand, Satchel will provide schools around the globe with exceptional products and a service second-to-none that can be relied upon to help deliver the best learning experience.

Agile Analog Ltd

Seed Round in 2018
Agile Analog Ltd develops Analog IP. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Context Scout

Seed Round in 2016
Context Scout aims to revolutionise the way every person uses the web. We're building the next generation in web assistance technology - a content-aware browser that doesn’t just show you webpages, but one that reads and comprehends the content, understands what you are trying to do online (making sense of tasks across multiple tabs), and helps you get it done. The world's first web browser chatbot - Your digital assistant for getting anything done online ** Under Development ** Soon we will be able to assist you with: * Online Shopping Scout will find alternative prices, discounts, reviews and summarise your shopping in time for your purchase decision. * Event Planning Scout will check your calendar to see if you're available and plan out your route to the event. * And everything else Need to know how many calories are in the recipe you're looking at? Need the perfect gif for your tweet? Want to find out what people are saying on social m

Lingumi

Seed Round in 2018
Lingumi Ltd develops playful English learning applications for children aged two to five years. It also develops physical products to help children begin to learn English. The company's products include Club Lingumi Ersatzwurfel, Club Lingumi Jumbo Word Cards, Club Lingumi Stage 2 Pack, Lingumi Paly Wurfel, Lingumi Pluschtiere - Boo, Hush, Ym and Peek, Modul 1 Fortschrittsposter & Aufkleber, and Modul 2 Fortschrittsposter & Aufklebe. It sells products through its online portal. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Vidsy

Series A in 2018
Vidsy is the creative technology engine powering mobile video ad creation for the world’s leading brands. Our technology, global community of 6,000+ vetted creators and fully managed services are empowering brands to intelligently transform their digital advertising for an ever-evolving world of mobile video.

Myrtle Software

Seed Round in 2017
Myrtle Software Ltd develops software for the visual effects industries. It focuses on image processing and large scale simulation. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Turbine

Seed Round in 2021
Turbine builds a platform to understand the inner mechanisms of cancer, enabling the discovery of novel protein targets, precision biomarkers, and better translation to patients. Turbine uses its proprietary Simulated Cell technology in combination with Artificial Intelligence to build a faster and deeper biological understanding of therapeutic targets or indications, untangling the complexity of cancer.

Umedeor Ltd

Seed Round in 2020
uMed is a technology platform embedded across a global network of healthcare providers that automates the process of building prospective, protocolized patient registries. This enables sites to participate in dozens of programmes simultaneously without increasing overhead or burden on staff. For life science companies, uMed provides access to regulator quality data, where patients within those datasets can be compliantly re-engaged to support the aims of R&D and post-market teams

Cazoo

Seed Round in 2018
Cazoo is a developer of an online used car marketplace designed to transform the way people buy, finance, or rent used cars. The platform enables customers to purchase a used car online and have it delivered to their door and provides a free 90-day warranty and roadside assistance, enabling the customers to embrace the simplicity of the online convenience, free delivery, and 7-day money-back guarantee. Alexander Edward Chesterman founded the company in London, England in 2018.

Vidsy

Seed Round in 2017
Vidsy is the creative technology engine powering mobile video ad creation for the world’s leading brands. Our technology, global community of 6,000+ vetted creators and fully managed services are empowering brands to intelligently transform their digital advertising for an ever-evolving world of mobile video.

import.io

Seed Round in 2013
Import.io is the number one Web Data Integration provider. Import.io deliver the world’s data directly to enterprises, fueling business insight and competitive advantage. The Import.io Web Data Integration solution extracts, prepares and integrates high-quality comprehensive web data into customers’ analytics platforms and business applications. The company delivers data to more than 850 customers from millions of web sources.

The Plum Guide Limited

Seed Round in 2017
The Plum Guide Limited operates as vacation rental company providing spaces and hosts to tourists. It offers homes, apartments, and lofts on rent. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in London, United Kingdom.