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Octopus Ventures

The pioneers we back dare to reimagine the future of health, the future of money
and deep tech.

We are one of Europe’s largest funds, with £1.2 billion under management. We’re based in London and New York with Venture Partners in San Francisco, Singapore and China.

Our typical investment is from £1 million for Seed to around £5 million for Series A and we can follow our investment right up to £25 million.

Some of the companies we’ve backed have joined forces with the world’s largest businesses.


Typical seed investment


New investments in the last year


Invested in the last year


Typical series A investment


Teams we've backed in the last 2yrs have a female co-founder


Total current portfolio size

*Source: Octopus at 31 March 2019

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