Octopus Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 65


  • Investments
  • 531

  • Portfolio
  • 204

  • Exits
  • 97


Octopus Ventures General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2007, Octopus Ventures is a venture capital firm based in London, United Kingdom. The firm prefers to invest in the United Kingdom and European-based companies operating in the health tech, climate, people & talent, bio, fintech, deep tech, consumer, and b2b software sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Corporate Office
  • 33 Holborn
  • London EC1N 2HT
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 0800 000 0000

Octopus Ventures Investments & Acquisitions (531)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Sidekick 13-Jun-2024 Seed Round 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Bondaval 31-May-2024 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
LabGenius 21-May-2024 00000 00000 000.00 Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue
Infinitopes 30-Apr-2024 0000 00000 0000 Biotechnology Pre-Clinical Trials 0000 0000000000 00.0
Orbex 18-Apr-2024 00000 00000 000.00 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue 00000 0000 00.0
Mindstep 10-Apr-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
Biofidelity. 03-Apr-2024 00000 00000 000.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue
ExpressionEdits 03-Apr-2024 0000 00000 0000 Biotechnology Startup 0000 0000000000 00.0
DRIFT Energy 02-Apr-2024 Seed Round 00.000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue
Delio 02-Apr-2024 Later Stage VC Financial Software Generating Revenue
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Octopus Ventures Exits (97)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Baselime 06-Apr-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Flinco 30-Jan-2024 000 00 00000000
Nosso 19-Jan-2024 000 00 00000000
CrowdJustice 12-Dec-2023 000000000000000000
Money Workout 17-Nov-2023 000 00 00000000
iSIZE 02-Nov-2023 000000000000000000
Chronext 27-Apr-2023 000000000000000000
By Miles 24-Apr-2023 000000000000000000
Comma (Financial Software) 07-Mar-2023 Merger/Acquisition
Patch (Specialty Retail) 12-Jan-2023 Merger/Acquisition
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Octopus Ventures Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Octopus Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Octopus Ventures Management, Team & Partners (109)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Alliott Cole Managing Director & Chairman of Investment Committee 00 00 0 London, United Kingdom
Timothy Lebus Member of the Investment Committee & Venture Partner London, United Kingdom
Richard Anson Ph.D Venture Partner London, United Kingdom
Paul Davidson Partner & Investment Committee Member 0 0 0 London, United Kingdom
Edward Keelan Partner 0 0 0 London, United Kingdom
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Octopus Ventures Co-Investors (874)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Phoenix Court 11 0 00 Series chart Industry bar
Calm/Storm Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
MMC Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Speedinvest 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Octopus Ventures FAQs

  • What is Octopus Ventures?

    Founded in 2007, Octopus Ventures is a venture capital firm based in London, United Kingdom.

  • When was Octopus Ventures founded?

    Octopus Ventures was founded in 2007.

  • Who is the founder of Octopus Ventures?

    Anthony Collinson is the founder of Octopus Ventures.

  • Where is Octopus Ventures headquartered?

    Octopus Ventures is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is Octopus Ventures's total asset value?

    Octopus Ventures has around 00.000 in total assets under management.

  • How many investments has Octopus Ventures made?

    Octopus Ventures has made 531 investments.

  • What has Octopus Ventures invested in?

    Octopus Ventures has made numerous investments in companies like Sidekick, Bondaval, and LabGenius within the Financial Software and Discovery Tools (Healthcare) industries.

  • What has Octopus Ventures invested in recently?

    Octopus Ventures's latest investment was on 13-Jun-2024 in Sidekick, a company within the Financial Software industry.

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