Electronics

9 November 2016

Cambridge Touch Technologies – follow-on investment

By |November 9th, 2016|

We have recently made a follow-on investment in Cambridge Touch Technologies for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV, the Parkwalk UK Tech Fund VII and the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund  in a series ‘A’ financing round.

Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT), a University of Cambridge start-up poised to make 3D touch technology a standard feature on smart […]

28 October 2016

Proxisense – Parkwalk closes University of Oxford Innovation Fund III investment

By |October 28th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Oxford Innovation Fund III has invested in Proxisense, an Oxford University spinout supplying specialised proximity sensors and systems to measure contamination in critical fluid systems. These products have been developed for use is for extreme and inaccessible environments.

The proximity sensor technology utilises an eddy current sensor […]

10 August 2016

PervasID – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV investment

By |August 10th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV, managed by Parkwalk, has invested in PervasID, a spin-out from the Department of Engineering.

The company has developed a long-range passive Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tracking technology which substantially outperforms current passive RFID technologies. Crucially, it allows low-cost commodity RFID tags to be […]

18 July 2016

ARM Holdings – £24.3bn acquisition of the University of Cambridge spin-out

By |July 18th, 2016|

Japan’s Softbank on Monday offered £24.3bn ($32bn) in cash to acquire 100% of ARM Holdings, the UK’s smartphone chip designer that is one of the leaders in the infrastructure of the internet of things.

In 2015, Forbes ranked ARM as the most innovative company in Europe, and the fifth most innovative in the world.

The deal […]

8Power – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |July 4th, 2016|

We have recently made an investment in 8Power for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III in a financing round.

8power Limited, a new company spun out of the University of Cambridge to develop and commercialise novel technology for sensing and measurement in industrial applications, has received initial funding of approximately £700,000 from IP Group plc […]

16 June 2016

Parkwalk portfolio company CCMOSS – acquired by ams AG to become world leader in gas and infrared sensing

By |June 16th, 2016|

ams AG (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide manufacturer of high performance sensor and analog solutions, has acquired 100% of the shares in Cambridge CMOS Sensors Ltd (CCS), the technology leader in micro hotplate structures for gas sensing and infrared applications, in an all-cash transaction.
Founded in 2008 as a spin-off from Cambridge University, with the […]

30 March 2016

Cambridge Touch Technologies – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |March 30th, 2016|

We have recently made an investment in Cambridge Touch Technologies for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III in a seed financing round.

Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT), a University of Cambridge start-up poised to make 3D touch technology a standard feature on smart devices, has received seed investment by Cambridge Enterprise, the commercialisation arm of the University.
The […]

25 January 2016

RoadMap – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |January 25th, 2016|

We have recently made an investment in RoadMap for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III in a Series ‘A’ financing.

RoadMap is founded on four patents licensed from the Cambridge Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics (CAPE) in the area of silicon wavelength switch technology.

Network operators are facing the triple challenge of increasing capacity to […]

10 November 2015

Parkwalk closes Navetas investment

By |November 10th, 2015|

We are pleased to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund has made an investment in Navetas, a University of Oxford spin-out with a core product offer of Loop Energy Saver, a consumer install, online, electricity and gas residential energy monitor with a built in tariff tracker and switching service in partnership with uSwitch to keep […]

15 July 2015

Ionix – Parkwalk closes investment

By |July 15th, 2015|

We are pleased to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund has participated in a financing round into Ionix Advanced Technologies, a Leeds University Spin-out that has developed extreme temperature piezo technology for use in the protection of high value industrial assets. Parkwalk invested alongside existing investor IP Group plc.

The market for piezo technologies –harnessing […]

CCMOSS – Parkwalk closes further funding round

By |July 15th, 2015|

We have recently made an investment in Cambridge CMOS Sensors for the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund and the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III.. This follows predecessor funds investing in 2012 and 2013.

Cambridge CMOS Sensors  is a leading manufacturer of sensor solutions for monitoring air quality, with a wide range of miniature, ultra-low power gas […]

RoadMap – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II investment

By |July 29th, 2014|

We have recently made an investment in RoadMap for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II in a first round of financing of £515k. It is envisioned that a further financing round will be required in 12 months.
RoadMap is founded on four patents licensed from the Cambridge Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics (CAPE) […]

13 June 2014

CCMOSS – Parkwalk closes further funding round

By |June 13th, 2014|

We have recently made an investment in Cambridge CMOS Sensors for the UK Tech Fund V and a Parkwalk Syndicate. This follows predecessor funds investing in 2012 and 2013.

Cambridge CMOS Sensors are a leading manufacturer of sensor solutions for monitoring air quality, with a wide range of miniature, ultra-low power gas sensors based on metal-oxide […]

16 August 2013

CCMOSS

By |August 16th, 2013|

Parkwalk closes investment in Cambridge CMOS Sensors for the UK Tech Fund IV & University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund II.

Cambridge CMOS Sensors is the provider of innovative MEMS high temperature microhotplate technology for gas sensing, flow sensing and lab-on-a-chip applications.

The Cambridge CMOS Sensors technology uses standard CMOS processes that enable high volume, low cost […]

CCMOSS

By |August 20th, 2012|

Parkwalk closes Cambridge CMOSS investment for the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund I and the UK Tech Fund III

Cambridge CMOS Sensors is the provider of innovative MEMS high temperature microhotplate technology for gas sensing, flow sensing and lab-on-a-chip applications.

The Cambridge CMOS Sensors technology uses standard CMOS processes that enable high volume, low cost and […]