Michael Lynch Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 2
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 1

Michael Lynch General Information


Dr. Michael Lynch Founded and served as Technology Entrepreneur at Invoke Capital. He served as Board Member of Luminance Technologies. He is a celebrated technologist and has a proven track record of identifying and monetising fundamental technologies. Spun out from his previous company, Neurodynamics, which he sold in 2005, he founded Autonomy in 1996 based on technology invented at Cambridge University, where Dr Lynch studied Information Sciences, received a Ph.D. and held a research fellowship in adaptive pattern recognition. He served as CEO of Autonomy for over fifteen years, during which time it became one of the UK's most successful technology companies on the FTSE100. Autonomy was acquired by HP for $11 billion in 2011. is regarded as Britain's most successful technology entrepreneur and has won numerous awards, including Computer Weekly's 'Most Influential Person of the Year' and the Chartered Institute for IT's award for Outstanding Contribution to IT in 2011. He was awarded an OBE for Services to Enterprise in 2006. He is a fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, an honorary fellow of Christ's College Cambridge and a non-executive director of the British Library. He is also a scientific advisor to the UK Prime Minister. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in April 2014.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Michael Lynch Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Featurespace 11-Jun-2014 Later Stage VC 00.000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000 00.0
000000 00000000 08-May-2012 0000 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 00000 00.0
To view Michael Lynch’s complete investments history, request access »
Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial
Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

Michael Lynch Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000000 00000000 23-Jul-2021 000 00000
To view Michael Lynch’s complete exits history, request access »

Michael Lynch Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

PitchBook’s data visualizations quickly surface an investor’s historical investments—showing a breakdown of activity by industry, year and region.

Request a free trial

Michael Lynch Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Lynch Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 Cambridge, United Kingdom
To view Michael Lynch’s complete team members history, request access »