Accelerator Directory / Seraphim Capital (general Partner) Limited Liability Partnership

Business Description

The world's first venture fund for space technology startups. Financing the growth of companies in the New Space ecosystem.

We invest in companies that are transforming industries and the technologies that are underpinning the space value chain. Our fast growing portfolio is transforming the way global industries will operate. By backing businesses that observe our planet and the technologies that enable vast proprietary data sets we're enabling a new breed of applications tailored to specific verticals.

Seraphim manages £100m in Venture Capital, across two funds.
1. The newly launched, £70m, SERAPHIM SPACE FUND
2. SERAPHIM CAPITAL, a £30m fund launched in 2006 which is currently in divestment. The fund focused on early stage, generalist, technology opportunities.

PORTFOLIO (13.9.18)
• SPIRE is operating a constellation of nanosatellites with unparalleled global coverage.
• ICEYE. World’s first microsatellite SAR. Iceye is building a satellite-based information service, providing the world with access to near-real- time imagery from space.
• NIGHTINGALE SECURITY is a fully-autonomous drone solution with proprietary drone-infrastructure technology ... aerial robotic security.
• ALTITUDE ANGEL is building the next-generation cloud technologies that will support the safe integration of drones into global airspace, connecting citizens, regulators, authorities and other stakeholders together on The Internet of Flying Things™.
• TRANSROBOTICS makes the world’s first digital micro radar. The most advanced sensor systems for all types of robotic systems.


EXITS: Sirigen, TestPlant, Cognitive Match and Mirriad.

Seraphim Capital (General Partner) LLP and Seraphim Space (Manager) LLP. 2017

• Rolls-Royce
• CapitalEnterprise
• Cyient
• Airbus Defence and Space, part of Airbus Group
• Telespazio - satellite solutions and services.
• Schauenburg - strategic investor in industrial niche technologies
• Rolta - geospatial analytics company
• SES - satellite operator
• Surrey Satellite Technology
• First Derivatives
• ESE- European Space agency
• UK Space Agency
• Satellite Application Catapult
• Newable
• Dentons - world’s largest law firm by number of lawyers, and sixth-largest by 2016 revenues.
• Aerospace International Research Centre - Austria.
• Teledyne Defence & Space (TDS)

Registered Address

63/66 Hatton Garden
5th Floor, Suite 23

Contact Details

Key Data

8775 Specialty Finance
Company Number
Limited Liability Partnership
Company Age
13 years
June 22, 2006
Nature of Business
Year End
March 31
Accounts Due
December 31, 2020
Latest Accounts
March 31, 2019