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2020 summary: Rapid Innovation portfolio clients raise £28m in pandemic year

on 2021-01-05

Between them, the ventures in Rapid Innovation’s client portfolio raised £28m in seed extension and Series A equity financing in 2020. ...

Power Roll closes £2.8m funding round

on 2020-09-22

Power Roll has confirmed that it has raised £2.8m of investment. The investment comprised £2.0m of equity and £0.8m of convertible loans as part of the UK government’s Future Fund scheme....

Microgen Biotech wins XTC Awards

on 2020-07-26

A recent Rapid Innovation portfolio company, MicroGen Biotech, has won the Extreme Tech Challenge Agtech award for 2020 as well as scooping up the XTC overall Female Founder Award.  ...

ECOncrete - a sustainable solution for coastal and marine infrastructure

on 2020-07-16

Rapid Innovation Group has started working with ECOncrete.  ...

Carbon8 Systems’ CO2ntainer completes its journey to Vicat’s Montalieu cement plant

on 2020-07-10

Carbon8 Systems, the UK-based CCUS company that generates profit from industrial waste and CO2, has signed its first commercial global licence deal with the Vicat Group cement company, following two successful demonstration projects at cement plants in the UK and Canada. ...