Company Directory / Aqdot Limited

Business Description

"Aqdot® is a specialist chemical company with a focus and expertise in intelligent encapsulation technology. Aqdot’s proprietary technology and know-how enables valuable active products to be protected, delivered and chemically programmed to release where and when required. This unique and disruptive platform technology, originally discovered and spun out of Cambridge University, has the potential to be game-changing in a wide range of industries, including household and personal care products, fragrances, industrial chemicals, agrochemicals, and pharmaceuticals.

Aqdot is a spin-out company of the UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE. It was founded in late 2012, two years after its scientific foundation was laid by a group of researchers in the Department of Chemistry. Its proprietary technology introduces an innovative, simple method for manufacturing structures in the millimetre and nanometer range for encapsulating valuable actives.

Aqdot announces £5 million Series A funding round
Aqdot is pleased to announce completion of an oversubscribed series A funding round of £5m. IMPERIAL INNOVATIONS led the round alongside PARKWALK ADVISORS, CAMBRIDGE ENTERPRISE, the commercialisation arm of the University of Cambridge, and PROVIDENCE INVESTMENT COMPANY.

Aqdot Closes £2.55m Funding Round
Aqdot has completed a £2.55m oversubscribed funding round.
The round was led by Imperial Innovations, alongside Cambridge Enterprise, Providence Investment Company and Parkwalk Advisors. Due to the potentially significant environmental benefit of the technology, the company has also been supported by CLIMATE-KIC, receiving approximately €135,000 through different Climate-KIC funded initiatives."

Registered Address

Lab 1 Iconix 2 Iconix Park
London Road
CB22 3EG

Contact Details

Key Data

Company Number
Private Limited Company
Company Age
6 years
August 29, 2012
Nature of Business
20590 - Manufacture of other chemical products n.e.c.
Year End
December 31
Accounts Due
September 30, 2019
Latest Accounts
December 31, 2017

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