Our portfolio spans three super-growth themes: communications, healthcare and sustainability. We invest across all stages of development, with the aim of building sustainable global companies capable of achieving a strong position in the international marketplace.
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Gazoob is an emerging player in the highly attractive market of interactive digital content and games for the global educational market. Gazoob is delivering interactive content and games with intrinsic learning values that are fun, but also trusted by educators and parents to enhance the learning experience.
Abiquo delivers the industry’s most advanced enterprise cloud software solution, enabling enterprises and service providers to rapidly build and manage a fully automated and governed, self-service, multi-hypervisor cloud from globally deployed resources.
Abiquo’s award-winning solution has been highly rated in independent market and vendor reports by leading industry analyst firms, and its customer base includes many global enterprises and leading MSPs such as NEC, Claranet and others.
BagThat is a company which is combining proven models of online retailing into a 'next generation' solution which is meeting the new needs of both retailers and consumers.
PowerOasis enables mobile network operators (MNOs) to monitor, manage and optimize their energy consumption in regions where grid power is unreliable or unavailable using a mix of generator, solar, wind and battery sources. The company has designed a hardware and software platform for demand and supply side power management within cellular base stations. By more effectively integrating all the elements of power supply and demand, the company can demonstrate a significant reduction in base station operating costs, particularly when used in off grid applications.
Oxitec is applying proprietary technology developed at The University of Oxford to the management of insect pests without the need for environmentally damaging pesticides. Oxitec's approach is being used both for the management of insect carriers of human diseases and agricultural pests.
Microbial Solutions provides an environmentally friendly, fast and effective means of disposing of waste metal working fluids. These fluids are used worldwide to cool and lubricate cutting and grinding surfaces during metal working operations.
Inetec is a developer of food waste-to-energy projects. The key advantage of its technology is that the waste does not require pre-treatment or segregation before processing. The result of Inetec’s patented process is a stable biofuel which can be burned or converted to gas and combusted to produce heat and renewable electricity.
Helveta provides enterprises with software and hardware solutions to monitor and to track physical assets anywhere in the world across extended supply chains. Its primary focus is on sustainable management of timber using its lead product TracElite.
Green Biologics is a biotechnology company engaged in the development of fermentation technologies for the conversion of plant crops and biomass into biochemicals. Its primary focus is on the production of butanol both as a feedstock for the chemical industry and as a biofuel.
Exosect's mission is to discover, develop & commercialise, safe, sustainable bio-conventional control solutions for the food industry, that protect food from insect damage and disease whilst reducing use of and dependence on traditional chemical pest control products. Exosect was established in 2001 as a spin-out from the University of Southampton to develop a platform technology and range of natural bio-control products for the protection of food from pests and disease. Having developed the technology, gained over 40 patents and 28 national product registrations and successfully test-marketed the technology and products, the Company is well-positioned to commercialise its unique patented platform technology across the food supply chain.
Veryan Medical is developing a range of vascular stents and grafts with a design that creates swirling flow, reducing the rate of device failure.
Sphere Medical is developing a range of products that employ leading edge diagnostics technology to enable real time measurement of blood chemistry parameters and other important clinical indicators.
Scancell is a spin-out from Nottingham University which has developed and patented a revolutionary DNA cancer vaccine technology. Its lead product is a therapeutic vaccine for the treatment of melanoma (skin cancer).
Oxford BioTherapeutics applies its integrated proteomics platform for the discovery and development of diagnostic and therapeutic products.
Glide Pharma is a specialty pharmaceutical company developing products based on its innovative drug delivery system.
Allinea Software is a leading vendor of tools for parallel software development and High Performance Computing (HPC). Allinea’s products are used on 35 of the top 100 supercomputers worldwide.
Strategic Communication Laboratories has pioneered a new methodology to enable governments and countries to manage their relationships with their key audience groups through more powerful communication in the areas of defence, foreign affairs, internal security, health, finance and tourism.
iJento is a technology company that helps data driven organizations integrate and analyze their customer information across multiple channels and devices. iJento leverages existing web analytics and business intelligence investments and delivers a fast and ROI driven multichannel customer intelligence solution.
Our technology and consulting services will help organizations overcome key challenges such as campaign attribution and segmentation to make predictive marketing a reality. The result is continuously improved customer engagement, marketing performance and business growth.
Rostima develops, markets, implements, and supports software that enables large organisations to deploy and manage their workforces more effectively.
MirriAd is pioneering digital “virtual” product placement for television broadcasters and other video content owners.
Handmade Mobile Entertainments operates Flirtomatic, the world’s leading mobile social network for flirting and dating. With more than 3 million registered users globally, Flirtomatic is a fun way to meet and interact with people. The product can be accessed online or downloaded as an application in the iPhone, Android and Blackberry platforms.
Cognia (previously known as Compliant Phones) has developed Inline Call Recording™ which allows mobile phone calls to be recorded seamlessly and in full compliance with FCA and other EU legislation.
Celoxica is an Oxford University spin-out which sells a combined hardware and software product to financial institutions who require extremely fast access to market data.
Arieso develops and sells software for mobile telecommunications operators. The software automates network optimisation tasks. It uses proprietary algorithms to determine how network operators should set controls on their base station antennae to give optimal coverage.
Ad.IQ Global is the leading advertising intelligence and response management company in Europe. Ad.IQ provides solutions to advertisers that enable them to interact with consumers through their mobile phone, and to measure the impact of media campaigns. These solutions generate financial savings, improve the cost-effectiveness of media campaigns and provide valuable information and consumer intelligence.
- Oxitec report 96% suppression of the dengue mosquito in Brazilian trials
- Celoxica launches new product range and raises additional capital