Cambridge Innovation Capital

Cambridge Innovation Capital

Cambridge Innovation Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in technology and healthcare companies companies.

Company Overview

Cambridge Innovation Capital PLC is a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage, startup, and mid venture investments. It invests in healthcare and in technology companies. The firm seeks to invest in life science and technology companies emerging from the University of Cambridge or the Cambridge Cluster. The firm makes a maximum equity investment of £19 million ($25.14 million) in its portfolio companies.

History

Cambridge Innovation Capital PLC was founded in 2013 and is based in Cambridge, United Kingdom. The firm is funded by 9 investors. Oman Investment Fund and University of Cambridge Endowment Fund are the most recent investors.

Cambridge Innovation Capital works with the University of Cambridge to build intellectual property companies in the Cambridge Cluster.

Investments

Cambridge Innovation Capital has made 45 investments. One of their investments was on Mar 28, 2019, when they invested $52.6M in Inivata. The firm has raised a total of £125M across 2 funds, their latest being Cambridge Innovation Capital plc. This fund was announced on Aug 19, 2016, and raised a total of £75M. Cambridge Innovation Capital has raised a total of £125M in funding over 2 rounds, one of them being raised on Aug 19, 2016, from a Venture - Series Unknown round.

Timeline

March 28, 2019
Inivata.

$52.6M

August 19, 2016
Cambridge Innovation Capital plc

£75M.

2013
Cambridge Innovation Capital was founded.

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Riverlane

Quantum computing software company building an engine for the simulation of microscopic systems, with the goal of replacing expensive laboratory tests with computer simulation.

GeoSpock is a database technology company based in Cambridge, UK and with international offices in Singapore and Tokyo. The company was founded by Dr Steve Marsh

Cmr Surgical is a Cambridge, Cambridgeshire-based medical device company developing surgical robotics and founded in 2014.

A clinical cancer genomics company using liquid biopsy in cancer patients

Sense Biodetection Limited is an Abingdon-on-Thames-based molecular diagnostics company developing handheld tests in the fields of infections and oncology.

Congenica clinical decision support software is the world's leading solution for the analysis of genomic data, enabling healthcare professionals globally

PredictImmune is a Cambridge, Cambridgeshire-based medical diagnostics company developing diagnostic products for addressing inflammatory bowel diseases.

Z Factor is a Cambridge, Cambridgeshire-based company.

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November 18, 2020
TechCrunch
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Mike Butcher
November 18, 2020
TechCrunch
Seldon is a UK startup that specializes in the rarified world of development tools to optimize Machine Learning. What does this mean? Well, dear reader, it means that the "AI" that companies are so fond of trumpeting, does actually end up working. It's now raised a £7.1M Series A round co-led by AlbionVC and Cambridge [...]
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