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Who we are

Nu Quantum is a spin-out from the University of Cambridge, founded in late 2018 to commercialise research generated over the last decade at the Cavendish Laboratory.

We are backed by world-class investors Amadeus Capital Partners, IQ Capital, Ahren Innovation Capital, Martlet Capital and Cambridge Enterprise.

Founder Team

CEO

Dr Carmen Palacios-Berraquero

Co-inventor of Nu Quantum technology, national award-winning physicist and leader of pro-equality action in science and beyond.

CTO

Dr Matthew J. Applegate

Computer scientist, mathematician, and industry expert turned quantum physicist. Award-winning co-inventor of Nu Quantum technology.

CSO

Prof Mete Atatüre

World expert on quantum optics and its applications, leading groundbreaking research at the Cavendish for over 10 years.

CBO

Yuri Andersson, Exec. MBA

Serial technology entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience as a scientist, director, manager, mentor, and investor.

Investors

Partners

Funding Agencies