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Joining forces with Earlybird 💪

Today we announce we have signed a strategic partnership with German-based VC, Earlybird.

A shot in the arm for UK start-ups

We are delighted to be part of the British Patient Capital programme as they announce a £30m investment in Draper Esprit

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Draper Esprit raise a further £176 million to close the growth funding gap for tech in UK & Europe

Today we are delighted to announce Draper's most recent raise, enabling visionary European entrepreneurs to achieve their global ambitions.

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Why we invested in micro-satellite company, ICEYE

Over the past ten years, river floods have been one of the most dangerous natural disasters. Deluges have killed thousands a year. This number is set to accelerate as climate change is projected to affect weather patterns, making them not just much more frequent, but also much less predictable.

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An Interview with Dr Andy Blackwell: hope is on the horizon for mental health care

This week (14th – 20th May 2018), the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) is recognising #mentalhealthawarenessweek. In response, we interviewed portfolio member and CSO of IESO Digital, Andy Blackwell.

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Making every conversation count; leading the series B funding round in Aircall

We are delighted to announce that we are leading a series B funding round in cloud voice SaaS platform, Aircall. With an ambition to be the phone system of every SME globally, Aircall provides an easy to set up, flexible, scalable and open platform to an SME market worth $10bn in the U.S. alone.

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