Draper Esprit

Draper Esprit is a venture capital firms in Europe, developing and investing in disruptive, high-growth technology companies. They believe the best entrepreneurs in Europe are capable of building the global businesses of the future. The company fuels its growth with long-term capital, access to international networks, and decades of experience building businesses. They back ambitious teams including Revolut, Trustpilot, Graze, Ledger, Transferwise, and Graphcore. In order to provide entrepreneurs with a more flexible approach to funding and to back them for longer, they re-invented the traditional venture capital by ourselves going public in 2016.

Brian Caulfield

Venture Partner

Edel Coen

Associate

Simon Christopher Cook

Founding Partner

David Cummings

Venture Partner

Martin Davis

CEO

Jonathan Freuchet-Sibilia

Partner and Head of Secondaries and Fund of Funds

Vinoth Jayakumar

Partner

Diana Krantz

Associate

Richard Marsh

Senior Partner

Nicola McClafferty

Partner

JS

Jonathan Sibilia

Partner. Head of Fund of Funds and Secondaries

Ben Wilkinson

CFO

192 past transactions

Trustpilot

Series E in 2019
Trustpilot is the world’s most powerful review platform - free and open to all. With more than 58 million reviews of over 270,000 domains, Trustpilot gives people a place to share and discover reviews of businesses, and we give every company the tools to turn consumer feedback into business results. Our mission is to bring people and businesses closer together to create ever-improving experiences for everyone. Trustpilot reviews are seen more than 3 billion times each month by consumers worldwide. With offices in Copenhagen, London, New York, Denver, Berlin, Melbourne and Vilnius, Trustpilot's 700 employees represent more than 40 different nationalities. For more information, visit https://www.trustpilot.com/

Schüttflix GmbH

Venture Round in 2021
Schüttflix GmbH provides construction material delivery services through its application. It offers sand, crushed rock, and gravel. It connects suppliers, customers, and truckers via an application. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Gütersloh, Germany.

Clue

Series B in 2016
Clue is a female health application that tracks period and fertility cycle. It uses science and data to provide actionable personal insights into female health. The free mobile app, available on iOS, Android, and Apple Watch, calculates and predicts users’ periods and PMS based on users’ data. It calculates fertility windows based on global averages, which can be made more accurate by users entering ovulation test data. Clue’s mission is to help people all around the world benefit from insights into female health. The startup was founded in 2012 and it is headquartered in Berlin, Germany.

Tribold

Venture Round in 2009
Tribold is the world’s leading provider of Enterprise Product Management (EPM) software specifically developed for Communication Service Providers (CSPs). Tribold EPM™ is a single, integrated suite of Enterprise Product Management applications that empowers CSPs to put products at the heart of their business. Tribold EPM™ is based on a Centralized Product & Service Catalog (CPC) and a Product & Service Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Dramatic improvements in product management performance enable CSPs to drive increased profit by reducing time to market, decreased cost to market, increased quality of the product management process and increased ability to support product and service innovation. Today, Tribold EPM manages over US$64b of products and services for our customers. Headquartered in London, and with offices in North America and Asia, Tribold was founded in 2003 and is privately held.

Graphcore Limited

Series A in 2016
Graphcore Limited, a hardware systems company develops intelligent processing units. It offers IPU-Accelerator cards, which can be plugged into a server to accelerate machine-learning applications; and IPU-Appliance products that provide enhanced performance to deliver inference systems supporting various users or provide faster training. Graphcore Limited was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Bristol, United Kingdom with additional locations in Palo Alto, California; London, United Kingdom; Oslo, Norway; and Beijing, China.

Aircall

Series D in 2021
Aircall, Inc. provides software for startups, and small and medium businesses for phone support. It offers Aircall, a SaaS application that allows companies to set up and manage phone support online. Aircall, Inc. has a strategic partnership with Telarus Inc . The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Paris, France.
Thought Machine Group Limited develops and provides Vault, a cloud native core banking platform which runs data in real time within the system automating data analytics and regulatory reporting. Its platform provides services, such as smart contracts, databases, data analytics, workflows, banking operations website, customer application programming interface (API), website ,and mobile application, customer data management, and integrations. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Evonetix Ltd

Series B in 2023
evonetix is a new spin-out company that is currently incubating in the centre of the world-renowned Cambridge cluster of high-tech and life science organisations. We are seeking to develop and commercialise a new approach to the synthesis of DNA to facilitate the fast-emerging and exciting field of synthetic biology. By employing novel techniques we are able to advance DNA synthesis to levels never before seen. Our engineering team has decades of experience developing high integrity automated systems. Our high calibre team brings together expertise from across the scientific and engineering disciplines.

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.

Cervest Limited

Series A in 2021
Cervest Limited develops AI powered machine learning platform that forecasts risks and opportunities for sustainable growth. The company’s platform is used to translate the complex data that exists related to Earth Science AI and climate, and generate results via machine learning. It serves customers in food and beverage, and insurance industries, as well as governments. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Neul

Venture Round in 2012
Neul, a Cambridge, UK-based company that develops wireless network technology to enable the use of TV “white space” spectrum.

FintechOS SRL

Series B in 2021
FintechOS SRL develops artificial intelligence enabled platform for financial institutions. The company offers technology for digital transformation on disruptive, open-cloud, Omni-channel orchestration platform. The company offers FintechOS Innovation Core applications on platform, including Digital Experience Portal, Digital Customer 360, Digital Product Factory, Digital Identity Management, Digital Robo Designer, and Digital Document Management. It also offers FintechOS Academy for e-learning methods and inquiry based teaching. FintechOS SRL was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Bucharest, Romania.

Ieso Digital Health Ltd.

Series B in 2021
Ieso Digital Health Ltd. provides online evidence-based mental health therapy. The company’s online talking therapy service provides an environment for patients dealing with common mental health conditions, such as anxiety, bereavement, child and family, depression, eating disorders, managing anger, managing pain, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic, phobias, post-traumatic stress, relationships, sexual difficulties, sleep, stress management, substance misuse, and terminal illness. It also provides services for people with chronic physical health problems, medically unexplained symptoms, and mild learning disability/cognitive impairment. The company provides one-to-one therapy using an online service that enables patients to meet their accredited therapist in a virtual environment at a time and location that is convenient for them. It serves health providers, including the NHS; private individuals; and businesses. Ieso Digital Health Ltd. was formerly known as PsychologyOnline.co.uk Limited and changed its name to Ieso Digital Health Ltd. in January 2015. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Swavesey, United Kingdom.

HiveMQ

Series A in 2022
HiveMQ helps companies connect devices to the Internet. They make it possible to move data from device to cloud in a secure, reliable and scalable manner. Over 100 customers, including many Fortune 500 companies, rely on their product in production for mission critical use cases like connected cars, logistics, Industry 4.0 and connected IoT products.

CRATE Technology GmbH

Venture Round in 2021
CRATE Technology GmbH provides an open source distributed SQL database. It offers a distributed SQL query engine that lets users to use the same syntax that already exists in their applications or integrations and execute queries; handles transactional and analytical needs in one single database; supports web, mobile, and IoT applications; and repairs node failures, and container disappearance or re-appearance, as well as writes or reads from any container in the cluster. The company’s solutions are used in applications in Big Data analytics, full text search, geospatial queries, and aggregation across large datasets. It serves its customers in Austria and internationally. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Dornbirn, Austria with additional offices in San Francisco, California; and Berlin, Germany.

Verve

Series C in 2022
Verve Events is the global market leader in word-of-mouth sales in the live entertainment industry. We use networks of advocates to sell products and experiences to their friends in exchange for rewards such as free tickets and backstage passes. Verve is trusted by over 500 events around the world in over 40 countries and integrates directly with partners such as Ticketmaster, Eventbrite, Paylogic and Front Gate Tickets.

Gardin

Seed Round in 2021
Gardin develops optical phenotyping technology and analytics to optimise food production.

Netronome Systems, Inc.

Series E in 2013
Netronome offers server networking and coprocessor platforms, including silicon accelerators, SmartNICs, and software. It enables customers to increase the efficiency and security of their modern data center infrastructure. Netronome's solutions enable innovation at lower cost and power through domain-specific, open and efficient programming models and the ability to offload network and security processing. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

Primarybid Limited

Series C in 2022
Primarybid Limited operates an online investment platform that allows private investors to gain access to placings, fund raisings, and IPOs of AIM-listed companies. The company’s platform allows private investors to opportunistically bid for new shares in AIM companies on their own terms. It also provides PrimaryBid, an application that offers the private investor access to equity placings. Primarybid Limited has strategic partnerships with Shore Capital Group; finnCap; and Arden. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Freetrade Limited

Series B in 2021
Freetrade is a brokerage application that offers free share dealing services. They believe investing should be accessible to everyone that's why they aims to make it accessible to everyone. Its app received Best Share Trading Platform at the British Bank Awards 2019. Freetrade was started in 2016 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Paragraf Ltd.

Series B in 2022
Paragraf Ltd. is a graphene technology development company that focuses on the production of two-dimensional materials. The company develops graphene-based electronic devices; green energy generation devices, such as solar PV cells; and sensors. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in Somersham, United Kingdom.

Netronome Systems, Inc.

Venture Round in 2012
Netronome offers server networking and coprocessor platforms, including silicon accelerators, SmartNICs, and software. It enables customers to increase the efficiency and security of their modern data center infrastructure. Netronome's solutions enable innovation at lower cost and power through domain-specific, open and efficient programming models and the ability to offload network and security processing. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

ICEYE Oy

Series D in 2022
ICEYE Oy provides real-time access to imagery through optical imaging technology. It enables users to monitor illegal fishing, oil spills, storm damage, and forest growth; monitor crops growth, storm damages, and pest movements; map other planets for resources and ensure exploration safety; monitor flood damage, receive real-time mapping for aid activities, and conduct maritine search and rescue; and monitor port or storage activity, monitor sea ice and icebergs, track pirate vessels, and view highway activity. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Espoo, Finland.

Freetrade Limited

Debt Financing in 2022
Freetrade is a brokerage application that offers free share dealing services. They believe investing should be accessible to everyone that's why they aims to make it accessible to everyone. Its app received Best Share Trading Platform at the British Bank Awards 2019. Freetrade was started in 2016 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Decibel

Series B in 2020
Decibel reveals exactly how users behave on websites and apps, making it easy for enterprise businesses to quantify and improve the customer experience at every digital touchpoint. Decibel is powered by machine learning, their award-winning technology processes hundreds of revolutionary behavioral metrics – from mouse movements and device rotations, to pop-ups and errors – capturing an accurate picture of every user’s on-page experience. The world’s largest brands – including Lego, General Motors, British Airways, and AllState Insurance – use Decibel to pinpoint opportunities to improve the customer experience and collaborate across their organizations to put the customer first.

Miura Systems

Venture Round in 2015
Miura Systems Limited designs, certifies, and manufactures secure electronic payment hardware for the mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) solution marketplace. It enables retailers and acquirers to provide payment solutions for retail, hospitality, financial, and transportation markets globally. The company sells its devices in the United Kingdom and internationally. Miura Systems Limited was incorporated in 2008 and is based in High Wycombe, United Kingdom.

POD Point Ltd.

Series C in 2017
At POD Point, we believe that travel shouldn’t damage the earth. We think that if everyone were driving zero emissions vehicles, the impact that travel has on our planet globally and locally would be significantly reduced. That’s why we’re building a network of electric vehicle chargepoints across the UK and Europe at places drivers park like their homes, workplaces and destinations they visit like gyms or supermarkets. On average an electric vehicle starts charging on our network every 42 seconds.

DisplayLink Corp.

Venture Round in 2012
DisplayLink develops hardware and software solutions to enable easy connectivity between monitors, virtual reality HMDs and computing devices over standard interfaces such as USB, Ethernet, and wireless networks. DisplayLink’s enterprise technology increases productivity and ease-of-use in the multi-display workspace and is deployed to millions of users through globally branded PC products. DisplayLink’s XR solution enables a fully immersive, cable-free experience for virtual reality users.

Displaydata

Venture Round in 2013
Displaydata is the leader in the design and supply of fully graphic Electronic Shelf Labels (ESLs). We were first to market with three-colour ESLs and continue to lead this category, having shipped millions of labels. We work in close partnership with many of the world’s largest retail brands and have operations in the US, Europe, LATAM and Asia. We help retailers optimise revenues and margins by improving the customer experience at the shelf-edge, where most purchasing decisions are made.

Polatis

Venture Round in 2005
Polatis is a provider of optical switching technology. Founded in 2005 as the merger of leading optical technology companies from Cambridge Massachusetts and Cambridge UK, Polatis combined products, technologies and resources to create new solutions for modern fiber-based networks.

Trustpilot

Series C in 2014
Trustpilot is the world’s most powerful review platform - free and open to all. With more than 58 million reviews of over 270,000 domains, Trustpilot gives people a place to share and discover reviews of businesses, and we give every company the tools to turn consumer feedback into business results. Our mission is to bring people and businesses closer together to create ever-improving experiences for everyone. Trustpilot reviews are seen more than 3 billion times each month by consumers worldwide. With offices in Copenhagen, London, New York, Denver, Berlin, Melbourne and Vilnius, Trustpilot's 700 employees represent more than 40 different nationalities. For more information, visit https://www.trustpilot.com/

Metalysis

Venture Round in 2018
Metalysis Limited manufactures metals and alloys. It offers titanium, tantalum, and other high value metals. The company also provides powder metallurgy and additives. In addition, it offers analytical services. Metalysis Limited was formerly known as FFC Ltd. and changed its name to Metalysis Limited in June 2003. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Rotherham, United Kingdom.

Mostly AI

Series B in 2022
Mostly AI Solutions MP GmbH provides category-defining and privacy-preserving generative AI solutions. The company’s technology solutions enable the users to model, explore, experiment, share, archive, sell, and modify the data. It also offers machine learning training courses and programs. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Vienna, Austria.

Enea Qosmos

Series D in 2011
Qosmos provides software and hardware platforms that identify and extract information traveling through networks. The company's network intelligence technology is designed for use across a wide range of applications such as lawful interception, network protection, data retention, regulatory compliance, and content-based billing.

Lime Microsystems

Venture Round in 2006
Lime Microsystems Limited designs and manufactures field programmable radio frequency transceiver integrated circuits for wireless applications. Its products are used for consumer communications equipment that include femtocells and repeaters, military radio, emergency services, wireless infrastructure, mobile base stations, and indoor navigation. The company’s products are also used for machine-to-machine networks, disaster relief networks, test/verification systems, small cell communications equipment, satellite communication, white space, CPES and home gateways, SDR and FPGA platforms, open source radio, broadband wireless, net books and tablet PCs, and cognitive radio. It serves private companies, government, and military organizations. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Guildford, United Kingdom.

AllPlants

Series B in 2021
AllPlants operates as UK's vegan meal delivery service. All their packaging is 100% recyclable, partly compostable, and mostly reusable. They’re creating delicious dinners to inspire more plant-based living, so people + planet thrive together. To start that journey, They’re delivering their hand-prepared meals to doorsteps UK-wide.

Creators Media

Series B in 2012
Creators Media brands include Movie Pilot, Now Loading, and Champions, home to over 32 million entertainment fans. As both a platform and a social publishing company, we empower fans to communicate with each other and create content, the best of which is curated and distributed to over 32 million fans worldwide. Creators Media has offices in Venice, CA and Berlin, Germany.
Focal Point Positioning Ltd. develops a smartphone-based sensor fusion, machine learning, and signal processing suite to provide satellite positioning capabilities in areas that have until now been unreachable. The company also provides consultancy in the fields of positioning, navigation, and timing to solve problems in the areas of GNSS, GPS-denied positioning, and new quantum technologies for sensing and positioning. It serves defense, security, aerospace, autonomy, telecoms, smartphone tracking, retail and logistics, indoor GNSS, E-911 and E-112, and high integrity GNS markets. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Evonetix Ltd

Series A in 2018
evonetix is a new spin-out company that is currently incubating in the centre of the world-renowned Cambridge cluster of high-tech and life science organisations. We are seeking to develop and commercialise a new approach to the synthesis of DNA to facilitate the fast-emerging and exciting field of synthetic biology. By employing novel techniques we are able to advance DNA synthesis to levels never before seen. Our engineering team has decades of experience developing high integrity automated systems. Our high calibre team brings together expertise from across the scientific and engineering disciplines.

causaLens Ltd.

Series A in 2022
causaLens Ltd. develops and offers an application software using predictive technology. The company's product CLPU (causaLens Predictive Unit) use the process of machine learning, artificial intelligence, and time series data to clean data in real time and adapt to changing world. Its product is used in energy, asset management, food production, insurance, oil and gas, healthcare, and transport and logistics industries. causaLens Ltd. was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

Aveillant

Venture Round in 2014
Aveillant Ltd develops and commercializes holographic radar systems. It offers wind farm mitigation and surveillance products. The company’s products are used in high-speed trajectory measurement, aerial target discrimination, ship protection, maritime and coastal surveillance, and border and force protection applications, as well as to know the problems caused by wind turbines that cause to air traffic control radar. Aveillant Ltd was founded in 2011 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom. As of November 28, 2017, Aveillant Ltd operates as a subsidiary of Thales S.A.
Focal Point Positioning Ltd. develops a smartphone-based sensor fusion, machine learning, and signal processing suite to provide satellite positioning capabilities in areas that have until now been unreachable. The company also provides consultancy in the fields of positioning, navigation, and timing to solve problems in the areas of GNSS, GPS-denied positioning, and new quantum technologies for sensing and positioning. It serves defense, security, aerospace, autonomy, telecoms, smartphone tracking, retail and logistics, indoor GNSS, E-911 and E-112, and high integrity GNS markets. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

CRATE Technology GmbH

Series A in 2018
CRATE Technology GmbH provides an open source distributed SQL database. It offers a distributed SQL query engine that lets users to use the same syntax that already exists in their applications or integrations and execute queries; handles transactional and analytical needs in one single database; supports web, mobile, and IoT applications; and repairs node failures, and container disappearance or re-appearance, as well as writes or reads from any container in the cluster. The company’s solutions are used in applications in Big Data analytics, full text search, geospatial queries, and aggregation across large datasets. It serves its customers in Austria and internationally. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Dornbirn, Austria with additional offices in San Francisco, California; and Berlin, Germany.

CoachHub

Series C in 2022
coachhub GmbH operates a digital learning and cloud coaching platform. The company offers bi-weekly personal video coaching sessions with top business coaches and personalized micro-learning nuggets added by the coach. It serves automotive, consumer goods, energy, fashion and lifestyle, financial services, industrial goods, media and entertainment, retail, technology, travel and hospitality, consulting and services, environment and sustainability, pharma and health, and real estate and construction industries. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

IndyKite

Seed Round in 2022
IndyKite is a cloud identity platform built to secure and manage human & non-person (IoT) identities and their data.

Aktiia SA

Series A in 2021
Aktiia SA develops, manufactures and sells blood pressure monitoring and measurement device. The company offers an electronic bracelet that tracks systolic and diastolic blood pressure and provides the tracked data through a mobile software. Aktiia SA was founded in 2018 and is based in Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

SimScale

Series C in 2021
SimScale is a web platform that allows engineers to simulate and analyze the physical behavior of their products with a standard web browser, helping engineers to develop their products faster, easier and better. By providing instant access to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and finite element analysis (FEA), SimScale has moved high-fidelity physics simulation technology from a complex and cost-prohibitive desktop application only available to experts in large companies to a user-friendly web application accessible to any designer and engineer in the world. SimScale was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany.

moviepilot.de

Series B in 2012
Moviepilot GmbH develops and operates German language film review website that offers users with film recommendations based on their personal tastes. Its site links the film knowledge of film lovers, film producers, and film critics; and makes the knowledge accessible to members of the community. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany. Moviepilot GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Webedia GmbH.

Form3 Financial Cloud

Series B in 2018
Form3 delivers cloud-based connectivity, payment processing, clearing and settlement services. It is a fully managed payment technology service combining a powerful AWS cloud processing platform, multiple-scheme payment gateways and a fully managed 24x7 service model. Form3's powerful micro-services architecture and API's provide a single point of simple access to the full universe of payment schemes. Its clients include a wide range of regulated financial institutions, including leading banks, non-bank financial institutions, and fintech companies (payment institutions, e-money providers, and pre-paid card providers). Form3 was founded in 2016 and is based in London, England.
Thought Machine Group Limited develops and provides Vault, a cloud native core banking platform which runs data in real time within the system automating data analytics and regulatory reporting. Its platform provides services, such as smart contracts, databases, data analytics, workflows, banking operations website, customer application programming interface (API), website ,and mobile application, customer data management, and integrations. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Global Satellite Vu

Series A in 2021
Satellite Vu will monitor the temperature of every building on the planet in near real time to determine valuable insights into economic activity, energy efficiency and carbon footprint. ​We are passionate about supporting decision making around the world related to: the Energy industry, investors monitoring economic activity, sustainable finance. Natural Disaster responders, building operators & Plastics Cleanup.

Polatis

Venture Round in 2012
Polatis is a provider of optical switching technology. Founded in 2005 as the merger of leading optical technology companies from Cambridge Massachusetts and Cambridge UK, Polatis combined products, technologies and resources to create new solutions for modern fiber-based networks.

Icera

Private Equity Round in 2010
Acquired by Nvidia- Develops a high performance soft modem technology for mobile broadband phones and data devices.
Material Exchange Ventures AB operates a online SaaS platform that helps supply chain of brands, material suppliers, and manufacturers to find the right materials and connect with the suppliers. It also provides a solution that allows manufacturers for the visualization of materials and automates data input. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Grapeshot

Series C in 2016
Grapeshot Limited develops software products for marketers and advertising agencies. It offers Contextual Intelligence Platform that empowers businesses with real-time targeting, data enrichment, and audience discovery. The company provides custom targeting, predictive targeting, brand safety, GDPR compliance, campaign analytics, brand stories, reporting and analytics, and audience segmentation solutions. It serves brands, DSPs, media agencies, platforms, publishers, and trading desks. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom. It has additional offices in London, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Singapore, Cambridge, Palo Alto, Toronto, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Sydney. As of May 15, 2018, Grapeshot Limited operates as a subsidiary of Oracle Corporation.

RedKite Financial Markets

Series A in 2011
Redkite Financial Markets was established in 2009 to equip financial institutions with the tools and knowledge to better monitor their trading activities in today's complex market environment.

Cazoo

Venture Round in 2020
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.

Manna Drone Delivery

Series A in 2021
Manna provides drone delivery as a service stack to restaurant chains, dark kitchens, and online food delivery platforms. Using custom-developed aerospace-grade drones, they deliver directly from restaurants and centralized kitchens to consumer's homes. It flies at an altitude of 80 meters and a speed of over 80kph, delivering within a 2km radius in less than 3 minutes.​ The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

CoachHub

Series B in 2021
coachhub GmbH operates a digital learning and cloud coaching platform. The company offers bi-weekly personal video coaching sessions with top business coaches and personalized micro-learning nuggets added by the coach. It serves automotive, consumer goods, energy, fashion and lifestyle, financial services, industrial goods, media and entertainment, retail, technology, travel and hospitality, consulting and services, environment and sustainability, pharma and health, and real estate and construction industries. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Lyst

Venture Round in 2021
Lyst is a global fashion search platform used by 70 million shoppers every year. Offering over 4 million fashion products from 11,000 of the world’s leading fashion brands and stores, Lyst brings together the widest inventory in luxury and contemporary fashion online. The company has raised $60 million to date, and is backed by range of all-star investors including 14W (Moda Operandi, Reformation), Accel Partners (Facebook, Spotify), Balderton (Yoox Net-A-Porter Group), Draper Esprit, part of the Draper Venture Network (Hotmail, Skype), and the teams behind LVMH, Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta, and Tory Burch.

Datahug

Series A in 2013
Datahug provides next-generation sales software that applies data science to a sales team's existing workflow to increase efficiency, improve predictability and drive revenue. With Datahug, deal activity is automatically entered into a company's CRM and analyzed with machine learning algorithms. The results are used to provide useful insights for every member of the sales team. Sales reps see prescriptive steps to close their deals based on the patterns of successful deals in the past. Sales managers get real-time insight on the state of the deals in their pipeline. And Sales VPs improve their forecast accuracy to 95%. Overall, organizations using Datahug improve their close rates by an average of 21%.

Revolut Limited

Series C in 2018
Revolut Limited develops a mobile application that allows users to exchange currencies at interbank rates, send money through social networks, and spend with a multi-currency card. The company, through its subsidiary, provides phone, medical insurance, and travel insurance. Revolut Limited was incorporated in 2013 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Unbound

Seed Round in 2013
Unbound is an award-winning online crowd-funded publisher that allows authors to pitch their book ideas directly to readers. If readers like a book idea they can pledge to support a book. Once a book reaches enough supporters to make it financially viable, the author can go ahead and write the book, which is then edited, typeset, printed and distributed by Unbound. The books bear the names of all the subscribers that enabled the book to happen.

Trustpilot

Venture Round in 2017
Trustpilot is the world’s most powerful review platform - free and open to all. With more than 58 million reviews of over 270,000 domains, Trustpilot gives people a place to share and discover reviews of businesses, and we give every company the tools to turn consumer feedback into business results. Our mission is to bring people and businesses closer together to create ever-improving experiences for everyone. Trustpilot reviews are seen more than 3 billion times each month by consumers worldwide. With offices in Copenhagen, London, New York, Denver, Berlin, Melbourne and Vilnius, Trustpilot's 700 employees represent more than 40 different nationalities. For more information, visit https://www.trustpilot.com/

Bright Computing, Inc.

Series B in 2014
Bright Computing, Inc. develops and offers cluster management software that enables users to monitor and build clusters of different sizes. It provides comprehensive high-performance computing (HPC) and Hadoop clusters, OpenStack private clouds, and data centers provisioning and management software. The company also offers Bright Cluster Manager, a unified enterprise-grade data center and cloud systems provisioning, scheduling, monitoring, and management solution. Additionally, it provides support, training, certification, and consulting services. The company caters to academic, government, finance, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, oil, and gas industries. Its clientele include Boeing, NASA, Roche, Stanford University, and Tokyo Institute of Technology. The company has strategic partnerships with Amazon, Cisco, Cray, and Dell. Bright Computing, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Kaptivo

Venture Round in 2018
Kaptivo uses AI to make visual collaboration easier and more efficient. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. Businesses and schools use Kaptivo in conjunction with Zoom, Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, Slack and other collaboration tools to improve productivity while keeping content secure.

ICEYE Oy

Series C in 2020
ICEYE Oy provides real-time access to imagery through optical imaging technology. It enables users to monitor illegal fishing, oil spills, storm damage, and forest growth; monitor crops growth, storm damages, and pest movements; map other planets for resources and ensure exploration safety; monitor flood damage, receive real-time mapping for aid activities, and conduct maritine search and rescue; and monitor port or storage activity, monitor sea ice and icebergs, track pirate vessels, and view highway activity. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Espoo, Finland.

SportPursuit

Series C in 2015
SportPursuit is the UKs first sport-specific flash sales website featuring top quality sports products and services from the world's best brands. During their 7 days flash sales, members receive exclusive access to sales at up to 70% off RRP in a fun, content rich, personalised environment. SportPursuit works very closely with its brand partners to help enhance their brand image through push marketing to their large targeted member base of sports enthusiasts, encouraging brand engagement and trial.

Form3 Financial Cloud

Series C in 2021
Form3 delivers cloud-based connectivity, payment processing, clearing and settlement services. It is a fully managed payment technology service combining a powerful AWS cloud processing platform, multiple-scheme payment gateways and a fully managed 24x7 service model. Form3's powerful micro-services architecture and API's provide a single point of simple access to the full universe of payment schemes. Its clients include a wide range of regulated financial institutions, including leading banks, non-bank financial institutions, and fintech companies (payment institutions, e-money providers, and pre-paid card providers). Form3 was founded in 2016 and is based in London, England.

Earlybird Venture Capital

Venture Round in 2018
Earlybird is a venture capital investor focused on European technology companies. Founded in 1997, Earlybird invests in all growth and development phases of a company. Amongst the most experienced venture investors in Europe, Earlybird offers its portfolio companies not only financial resources, but also strategic and operational support as well as access to an international network and capital markets. Earlybird manages different funds with focuses on digital technologies in Eastern and Western Europe as well as health technologies. With over EUR 1 billion under management, seven IPOs and 23 trade sales, Earlybird is one of the most successful venture capital firms in Europe.

XMOS, Ltd.

Series E in 2017
XMOS Limited provides voice and music processing and control ICs to audio companies worldwide. The company offers voice controller solutions for designers to prototype their voice capture applications, including array microphones, smart microphones, and virtual digital assistants applications; multi-channel audio connectivity products; multicore microcontrollers, including voice and audio processors; and xTIMEcomposer tools, a C/C++ based software development environment that delivers real-time performance with validation. The company also provides support services. It sells its products through a network of distributors and sales representatives. XMOS Limited was founded in 2005 and is based in Bristol, United Kingdom.

Perkbox

Series B in 2016
Perkbox is a cloud-based HR technology platform designed to help improve staff engagement and interaction between management and teams. It offers a suite of products including a platform with access to best in class perks and services and a reward and recognition function. It serves companies of all sizes from SMEs to FTSEs with names such as OpenTable, Wasabi, Hawksmoor, Rentalcars and Levi Strauss & Co. and has 500,000+ users. Based in London and with offices in Sheffield, Perkbox also owns London-based Loyalty Bay, a platform for the automated delivery of digital rewards. Perkbox has raised over £11.0 million in funding from investors such as Alex Chesterman, founder of LoveFilm & Zoopla, Sherry Coutu, former advisory board member at Linkedin, as well as the leading European venture capital firm Draper Esprit.

Graze

Venture Round in 2009
Graze is a UK based company that delivers natural foods, particularly fruits and vegetables, to residential homes or workplaces daily.
Horizon Discovery Group PLC is a UK life science company that uses gene editing and gene modulation platforms to produce cells, applying them in research and clinical applications that advance human health. The Company’s gene editing and gene modulation platform, are able to alter almost any DNA sequence or RNA transcription, has generated a catalogue of over 1,000,000 cell and reagent products that help researchers recapitulate the genetic and protein anomalies found in diseases like cancer. These models have been adopted by c12, 000 organizations to better understand of the predictors and drivers of disease and drug response, and by Horizon in a range of services offered to customers, as well as in the Company’s own research R&D pipeline.

Apperio

Series A in 2018
Apperio is an online platform that enables sophisticated businesses with significant legal spend to manage their existing relationships with top law firms, track legal spend in real-time and tender legal work. Apperio (previously Legal Tender) won Seedcamp 2013, an international seed investor in innovative tech businesses and has also been shortlisted for Future Fifty. Apperio provides a dashboard and alerts which monitor fees incurred for specific deals, as well as analytics to give you an aggregated view of legal spend across your business. You can also use the tendering feature to quickly and easily tender work to chosen law firms.

Kaptivo

Series B in 2010
Kaptivo uses AI to make visual collaboration easier and more efficient. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. Businesses and schools use Kaptivo in conjunction with Zoom, Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, Slack and other collaboration tools to improve productivity while keeping content secure.

CRATE Technology GmbH

Seed Round in 2014
CRATE Technology GmbH provides an open source distributed SQL database. It offers a distributed SQL query engine that lets users to use the same syntax that already exists in their applications or integrations and execute queries; handles transactional and analytical needs in one single database; supports web, mobile, and IoT applications; and repairs node failures, and container disappearance or re-appearance, as well as writes or reads from any container in the cluster. The company’s solutions are used in applications in Big Data analytics, full text search, geospatial queries, and aggregation across large datasets. It serves its customers in Austria and internationally. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Dornbirn, Austria with additional offices in San Francisco, California; and Berlin, Germany.

Verve

Series A in 2017
Verve Events is the global market leader in word-of-mouth sales in the live entertainment industry. We use networks of advocates to sell products and experiences to their friends in exchange for rewards such as free tickets and backstage passes. Verve is trusted by over 500 events around the world in over 40 countries and integrates directly with partners such as Ticketmaster, Eventbrite, Paylogic and Front Gate Tickets.

ACHICA

Series C in 2014
ACHICA is the members-only luxury lifestyle store. ACHICA offers its members up to 70% off luxury home, kitchen, garden children’s, gift, travel and lifestyle brands – all year round. There are new brands every day, each lasting 48 hours and it’s free to join. ACHICA uses the private sale model, which means only its members can access its products and it is closed to search engines and price comparison sites, which in turn protects the brands it promotes. ACHICA is co-founded by online retail experts Quentin Griffiths, formerly one of the co-founders of ASOS and William Cooper former CEO of TradeDoubler, Europe’s largest digital marketing company. Both partners have jointly invested in several online retail ventures since 2000 before launching their first co-owned online retail experience, ACHICA, in February 2010.

CoachHub

Series B in 2020
coachhub GmbH operates a digital learning and cloud coaching platform. The company offers bi-weekly personal video coaching sessions with top business coaches and personalized micro-learning nuggets added by the coach. It serves automotive, consumer goods, energy, fashion and lifestyle, financial services, industrial goods, media and entertainment, retail, technology, travel and hospitality, consulting and services, environment and sustainability, pharma and health, and real estate and construction industries. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Crowdcube

Venture Round in 2018
Crowdcube Limited operates an investment crowd funding platform for raising business finance. The company's clientele include Affresol Ltd, Stakis Daycare Nurseries Ltd, Sweetly Stevia Ltd, OVIVO Mobile Communications Limited, Quantock Brewery Limited, and J R Gaunt & Son (London) Limited. Crowdcube Limited platform allows entrepreneurs to rise funding from their own network of friends, family, customers and strangers. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Exeter, United Kingdom with additional office in London, United Kingdom.

XMOS, Ltd.

Series A in 2006
XMOS Limited provides voice and music processing and control ICs to audio companies worldwide. The company offers voice controller solutions for designers to prototype their voice capture applications, including array microphones, smart microphones, and virtual digital assistants applications; multi-channel audio connectivity products; multicore microcontrollers, including voice and audio processors; and xTIMEcomposer tools, a C/C++ based software development environment that delivers real-time performance with validation. The company also provides support services. It sells its products through a network of distributors and sales representatives. XMOS Limited was founded in 2005 and is based in Bristol, United Kingdom.

Cambridge Positioning Systems

Venture Round in 2006
Cambridge Positioning Systems, Ltd. operates as a location enabler for network equipment and handset vendors in the wireless industry. The company was incorporated in 1993 and is based in Cambridge, the United Kingdom. As of January 12, 2007, Cambridge Positioning Systems, Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of CSR plc.

Resolver

Series A in 2016
Resolver is a unique, independent online resolution service. We offer one place and one process to connect consumers directly to the people who can resolve their customer service issues. Our system is focused on communication and fair, efficient resolution. We help consumers get their voices heard effectively, so businesses get their issues resolved more efficiently. This way, the consumer is happy with the outcome and the business retains the customer. The Resolver platform offers fully online, end-to-end arbitration and dispute resolution, providing a fast and cost-efficient way to resolve disputes between two third parties. For businesses, Resolver offers value-added services, providing an enhanced issue-resolution process and real-time consumer feedback insight at every touchpoint using advanced AI programming systems.

Tribold

Series B in 2007
Tribold is the world’s leading provider of Enterprise Product Management (EPM) software specifically developed for Communication Service Providers (CSPs). Tribold EPM™ is a single, integrated suite of Enterprise Product Management applications that empowers CSPs to put products at the heart of their business. Tribold EPM™ is based on a Centralized Product & Service Catalog (CPC) and a Product & Service Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Dramatic improvements in product management performance enable CSPs to drive increased profit by reducing time to market, decreased cost to market, increased quality of the product management process and increased ability to support product and service innovation. Today, Tribold EPM manages over US$64b of products and services for our customers. Headquartered in London, and with offices in North America and Asia, Tribold was founded in 2003 and is privately held.

Agora World

Seed Round in 2020
Agora World discover and create honest beauty content.

Kaptivo

Venture Round in 2017
Kaptivo uses AI to make visual collaboration easier and more efficient. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. With Kaptivo, remote meetings now include live-streamed whiteboard content, with augmented capabilities including automatic note-taking. Businesses and schools use Kaptivo in conjunction with Zoom, Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, Slack and other collaboration tools to improve productivity while keeping content secure.

CRATE Technology GmbH

Seed Round in 2015
CRATE Technology GmbH provides an open source distributed SQL database. It offers a distributed SQL query engine that lets users to use the same syntax that already exists in their applications or integrations and execute queries; handles transactional and analytical needs in one single database; supports web, mobile, and IoT applications; and repairs node failures, and container disappearance or re-appearance, as well as writes or reads from any container in the cluster. The company’s solutions are used in applications in Big Data analytics, full text search, geospatial queries, and aggregation across large datasets. It serves its customers in Austria and internationally. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Dornbirn, Austria with additional offices in San Francisco, California; and Berlin, Germany.

Neul

Venture Round in 2011
Neul, a Cambridge, UK-based company that develops wireless network technology to enable the use of TV “white space” spectrum.

Riverlane

Series A in 2021
Riverlane is the most advanced quantum computing software developer

TTP Ventures

Acquisition in 2014
TTP Ventures provides venture capital for IT and clean technology companies based in the UK. It is currently managing a £34m first fund and is now raising a £30m Enterprise Capital Fund.

Freetrade Limited

Series A in 2019
Freetrade is a brokerage application that offers free share dealing services. They believe investing should be accessible to everyone that's why they aims to make it accessible to everyone. Its app received Best Share Trading Platform at the British Bank Awards 2019. Freetrade was started in 2016 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Fluidic Analytics Limited

Series A in 2014
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.

RadiumOne

Series C in 2015
RadiumOne features a software platform that automates media buying, making big data actionable for digital marketers. RadiumOne uses programmatic advertising to connect brands to their next customers by incorporating valuable proprietary data about behaviors, actions, and interests demonstrated by consumers across the web and mobile touchpoints. It was founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Perkbox

Venture Round in 2019
Perkbox is a cloud-based HR technology platform designed to help improve staff engagement and interaction between management and teams. It offers a suite of products including a platform with access to best in class perks and services and a reward and recognition function. It serves companies of all sizes from SMEs to FTSEs with names such as OpenTable, Wasabi, Hawksmoor, Rentalcars and Levi Strauss & Co. and has 500,000+ users. Based in London and with offices in Sheffield, Perkbox also owns London-based Loyalty Bay, a platform for the automated delivery of digital rewards. Perkbox has raised over £11.0 million in funding from investors such as Alex Chesterman, founder of LoveFilm & Zoopla, Sherry Coutu, former advisory board member at Linkedin, as well as the leading European venture capital firm Draper Esprit.

DisplayLink Corp.

Series C in 2007
DisplayLink develops hardware and software solutions to enable easy connectivity between monitors, virtual reality HMDs and computing devices over standard interfaces such as USB, Ethernet, and wireless networks. DisplayLink’s enterprise technology increases productivity and ease-of-use in the multi-display workspace and is deployed to millions of users through globally branded PC products. DisplayLink’s XR solution enables a fully immersive, cable-free experience for virtual reality users.

ZBD Displays

Venture Round in 2005
ZBD is a leader in the design and supply of the next generation of electronic shelf edge labelling (ESL) - epaper for retail - and associated software solutions for the retail industry. The company blends strategic vision and commercial focus with world-class scientific, engineering and manufacturing expertise.

ZBD Displays

Venture Round in 2006
ZBD is a leader in the design and supply of the next generation of electronic shelf edge labelling (ESL) - epaper for retail - and associated software solutions for the retail industry. The company blends strategic vision and commercial focus with world-class scientific, engineering and manufacturing expertise.