Octopus Ventures Limited

Octopus Ventures is one of the largest and most active venture capital investors in the UK and Europe, investing in and supporting the people, ideas and industries that are changing the world.



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We’ve built expertise across seven sectors: B2B software, climate tech, consumer tech, deep tech, fintech and health and techbio. We’ve backed more than 180 businesses across the UK and Europe, including successes like Zoopla, WaveOptics, Evi and Orbex. We invest in people and teams from as early as ideas on a page all the way through to the later stages of growth, providing capital, expertise, and partnership.

We manage £2bn for our retail and institutional investors and invest £200m each year. We’re part of Octopus Group, a group of entrepreneurial businesses united by a common goal: backing the people, ideas and industries that will change the world.


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