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Octopus Ventures

We back the pioneers who are redefining the Future of Health, Money and Industry.

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.

We know that being bold and generous with our time, our network and our knowledge works for everyone.
We have supported our portfolio companies to exit to some of the largest businesses in the world. 

£1m

Typical seed investment

17

New investments in the last year

£150m+

Invested in the last year

£5m

Typical series A investment

25%

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

70

Total current portfolio size

*Source: Octopus at 31 March 2019

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