Software & Data

4 April 2017

Bibliotech – University of Oxford Innovation Fund III investment

By |April 4th, 2017|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Oxford Innovation Fund III has invested in Bibliotech Education Limited alongside Oxford Sciences Innovation.

Bibliotech provides online textbook content for students and is building a large dataset of their study habits: a ‘Spotify’ for textbooks, providing students all the books they need, at any time on any […]

9 March 2017

Perpetuum article in The Times on remote condition monitoring

By |March 9th, 2017|

Read The Times article on Perpetuum featured in its recent Transportation supplement with interviews with CEO, Steve Turley, and Commercial Director, Justin Southcombe.

The Times: The Industrial Internet of Things

Boxarr catches Bloomberg’s eye

By |March 3rd, 2017|

“BOXARR is exactly the kind of brainy exporter that U.K. politicians of all stripes say they want to encourage.”

 Image courtesy of Bloomberg,com
BOXARR is one of four companies that Bloomberg will follow throughout the two-year BREXIT process, during which the U.K. will depart the EU and define a new relationship with its most important trading partners.
 Read […]

28 February 2017

Arkivum and UKCloud announce partnership for public sector archiving

By |February 28th, 2017|

28 Feb 2017

Arkivum, a provider of long term digital safeguarding and preservation solutions and UKCloud, a Cloud Service Provider focused exclusively on the UK Public Sector, today announced a partnership to leverage the growing requirements for long term data management strategies within the UK public sector. Arkivum has been appointed as a Preferred Partner […]

Covatic – University of Oxford Innovation Fund III investment

By |February 15th, 2017|

Covatic is building the world’s first broadcast personalisation engine, based on world-leading IP from the University of Oxford in the field of semantic linked-data technology.  It will enable broadcasters to deliver context aware, dynamic programming tailored to the unique requirements of each audience member.

The company was founded in early 2017 by a combination of […]

Focal Point Positioning – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV investment

By |February 15th, 2017|

Focal Point was founded in June 2015 with Dr Ramsey Faragher as CEO and CTO. The team had originally worked on a range of platforms seeking to improve the navigational and positioning systems on vehicles as diverse as submarines and Martian rovers. They then decided to bring that 30 years of combined knowledge to bear […]

3 January 2017

Salunda – IGas trial proves the measure of success for hand-held drilling fluid sensor

By |January 3rd, 2017|

AN initial field trial of an advanced hand-held analyser has revealed its potential for the rapid and effective testing and measurement of oil and gas drilling fluids.

Independent oil and gas exploration and production company IGas Energy plc develops onshore oil and gas fields and produces more than 2,500 barrels of oil equivalent per day […]

22 December 2016

Cytora – Parkwalk closes follow-on Investment

By |December 22nd, 2016|

We are pleased to announce that the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV and the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund  have closed an investment into Cytora, a geopolitical risk analytics spin-out from the University of Cambridge.

Cytora is a pioneer in event detection, whose risk analytics technology is deployed in some of the largest companies and governments in […]

Tangentix – Follow on Investment

By |December 17th, 2016|

We have recently closed a follow on investment into Tangentix for the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund.

Tangentix transforms PC gaming by offering free trial, in-game rental and purchase options.

The company’s proprietary algorithms make downloads up to 3x faster, which means that downloads can reach a wider audience, gamers can buy more games, and publishers benefit from deeper links to […]

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 […]

Parkwalk closes Mirriad follow-on investment

By |November 3rd, 2016|

We are pleased to announce that Parkwalk have closed a follow-on investment into Mirriad, the leading provider of NIVA (Native In-Video Advertising) services to brands and agencies looking to address the growing challenges presented by ad skipping and ad blindness. The Mirriad technology was originally developed at Surrey University,

Mirriad claims to have the most integrated set […]

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 […]

Youku taps Mirriad to boost Samsung ad campaigns and support video streaming growth in china

By |October 26th, 2016|

NIVA ads in China’s largest video streaming platform are just tip of spear, represent billions in untapped ad revenue for streamed content

London – Oct. 26, 2016 – As television viewership continues to shift online, China’s leading streaming service, Youku, is successfully leveraging Mirriad’s native in-video ad technology to expand advertising opportunities for brands and generate incremental […]

1 September 2016

Healthera – University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III investment

By |September 1st, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III has invested in Healthera Ltd, a provider of next-generation, pharmacy-integrated personal health management solutions, has secured seed investment from the University of Cambridge, the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III, FT Capital and high net worth individuals. The specific amounts are undisclosed.

This […]

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 […]

Salunda – Parkwalk follow-on Investment

By |August 5th, 2016|

We have recently closed an investment in Salunda for the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund.

Salunda develops robust, contactless sensors for use in very harsh environments. The company’s sensor technology detects position and speed, and measures the composition of fluids.

Salunda has developed patented, contactless sensor technology for monitoring machinery in very harsh environments. Sensors scan components such […]

14 June 2016

Perpetuum – Eversholt adopts Perpetuum system to monitor Southeastern Class 465s

By |June 14th, 2016|

Perpetuum has been awarded the contract to supply a sensor system for Eversholt Rail to use in monitoring the condition of eight Southeastern trains.
The Perpetuum system will be used on eight London Southeastern Class 465 trains while they are in service to extend wheelset overhauls and improve reliability.
Mark Johnson, engineering director of Southeastern, said: […]

13 May 2016

Inflowmatix – Parkwalk closes investment

By |May 13th, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund has participated £1.2m of a £3m funding round in Inflowmatix, an Imperial College spin-out company providing high-resolution sensors and associated analytics initially to the water industry. Their technology will enable clients to actively manage their asset base through risk-based preventative maintenance and ultimately dynamic network […]

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 […]

Spectral Edge – Parkwalk closes Opportunities EIS Fund investment

By |March 22nd, 2016|

We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities EIS Fund has closed an investment in Spectral Edge, a spin-out from the University of East Anglia’s Colour Group.  Spectral Edge’s technology enhances images and video by using information outside the normal visible spectrum or applying transformations to that within it.

The company’s technology enhances images […]