At a glance

Purpose: Evolving great ideas into world-changing businesses.

IP Group was set up with a mission to evolve great ideas, mainly from our partner universities, into world-changing businesses. We achieve this by systematically helping to create, build and support outstanding intellectual property-based companies.

The Group pioneered the concept of the long-term partnership model with UK universities and has spent many years honing a unique approach to building businesses and providing support along the journey from “cradle to maturity”. More recently, we have sought to adopt this approach with a select group of US research institutions.

We support our portfolio companies with-:

Key facts about IP Group

  • Strong balance sheet and a proven track record of growth
  • Operations in the UK and US
  • A FTSE 250 constituent, listed on the Main Market of the LSE (code IPO)

Key facts about our portfolio