Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd
Amadeus Capital Partners is a private equity fund management company. The company's funds Amadeus I (£50m) and Amadeus II (£235m) focus on investing in early stage technology companies with global potential.
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Amadeus is a specialist venture capital firm backing new technologies. Founded in 1997 by Anne Glover, Hermann Hauser and Peter Wynn, Amadeus manages £285 million and has backed 35 companies in the UK and continental Europe, covering computer hardware and software, mobile and fixed communications technologies and new media. The firm has established a reputation among entrepreneurs for silicon valley-style, hands on assistance and 'door opening', and among investors for proving that early stage technology investing can be profitable in the long term.
Amadeus' investments include Cambridge Silicon Radio, producing 'Bluetooth' single chip radios for short range connections, Mediasurface, Europe's leading web- content management software provider, Entuity, a network performance management software specialist, Plastic Logic, developing plastic circuits for mass applications, and Southampton Photonics, an optical component and sub-system supplier. Successful realisations from the Amadeus portfolio include Entropic, bought by Microsoft, Element-14, bought by Broadcom Corporation, and Orchestream, now a public company.
Alstom has signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of Nomad Holdings, commercially known as Nomad Digital, from Amadeus Capital Partners, SEB Venture Capital and Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments together with other investors.
21 December 2016Read in full
Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT), the company developing low cost 3D Multi-Touch technologies for smartphones and tablets, has successfully completed its Series A funding round from existing and new investors. The financial details of the investment were not disclosed.
6 December 2016Read in full
Graphcore Ltd, a startup developing new technology to deliver massive acceleration for machine learning and AI applications, has completed a $30m Series-A funding round from a world-class line up of venture capital and strategic investors.
31 October 2016Read in full
Doctify, a fast-growing healthcare technology platform that allows patients to search for specialist doctors and book appointments simply online, has closed a seven-figure Series A round led by global technology investor, Amadeus Capital Partners.
28 October 2016Read in full
Company attracts Deliveroo, EasyTaxi, Via Taxis to its fraud detection platform
18 October 2016Read in full
Machine learning and advanced analytics help Healx identify new uses for existing drugs
4 October 2016Read in full
Passion Capital, Amadeus Capital and Singapore’s Infocomm Investments invest in PROWLER.io’s artificial intelligence (AI) engine
3 October 2016Read in full
ContactEngine, tech leader in the automation of customer conversations, plans to further its UK success into the Americas and Europe. Amadeus Capital Partners and Beringea lead the fundraising round.
16 September 2016Read in full
Amadeus Capital Partners, the global technology investor, announces that it has made a growth capital investment in Igenomix, the world’s leading in-vitro fertilization (IVF) genetic testing company, based in Valencia, Spain.
10 August 2016Read in full
FiveAI, a UK start-up which is using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to accelerate the arrival of fully autonomous vehicles, announces its initial $2.7M of equity funding, led by Amadeus Capital Partners with Spring Partners and Notion Capital.
14 July 2016Read in full