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KANDO id: 282453

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Company type

Investor in university spin-offs.

Overview

Parkwalk is a leading investor in ‘hard science’ companies: commercialising the scientific discoveries made at the UK’s globally-ranked research universities. Parkwalk is the UK’s most active investor in the university spin-out sector, and currently has over £250m of assets under management. We have invested in over 100 companies across our managed funds, including funds managed in conjunction with the universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Bristol. In 2017 Parkwalk joined forces with IP Group plc, a FTSE 250 listed company.

Funds managed

Fund Type Vintage Currency Committed capital
Parkwalk EIS Technology Fund 1 Venture

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Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

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Profile Country Date Funding
Arkivum Ltd Provides a completely transparent data archiving service. Series B
Arkivum Ltd Provides a completely transparent data archiving service. Series C
Congenica Ltd Developer of genome-based discovery and diagnostic technologies. Series B
Cytora Ltd Transforming the way commercial insurers target, select and price risk. Seed
Cytora Ltd Transforming the way commercial insurers target, select and price risk. Seed led the round
Cytora Ltd Transforming the way commercial insurers target, select and price risk. Series A
Cytora Ltd Transforming the way commercial insurers target, select and price risk. Series B
Focal Point Positioning ‘Super GPS’ software which dramatically improves the sensitivity and performance of existing radio-based positioning systems. Series B
GeoSpock Ltd Provider of a a real-time, scalable database for the big data challenges of business. Series A led the round
GeoSpock Ltd Provider of a a real-time, scalable database for the big data challenges of business. Series A
GeoSpock Ltd Provider of a a real-time, scalable database for the big data challenges of business. Series B
GeoSpock Ltd Provider of a a real-time, scalable database for the big data challenges of business. Venture led the round
Horizon Discovery Ltd Series C
Jukedeck Ltd Automatic music writing software. Seed
Jukedeck Ltd Automatic music writing software. Venture
Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd Commercializes the world-leading solid state DSC solar cell research. Series A
Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd Commercializes the world-leading solid state DSC solar cell research. Series B
Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd Commercializes the world-leading solid state DSC solar cell research. Series B led the round
Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd Commercializes the world-leading solid state DSC solar cell research. Series C
Oxyntix Ltd A company spun-out from the Engineering Department of the University of Oxford. Seed

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