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We are very pleased to be able to announce our investment in Soveren, which is now out of stealth!

Soveren is a London-based company which automates the detection of privacy risks, helping organisations comply with GDPR and CCPA.

We’re thrilled to be part of their seed round alongside firstminute capital, Northzone and LocalGlobe, and fantastic angels including CEOs and founders from Airbnb, Palo Alto Networks, Mulesoft and several others.

It’s been fantastic to work with Peter and his team so far — we are really excited to be part of their journey to help engineering and security teams protect their users’ personal data.

You can read more in TechCrunch here.

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We’re delighted to have invested in Seedata’s pre-seed round, alongside some other fantastic investors.

Seedata.io is a cybersecurity deception-technology platform which identifies previously undetected data leakage incidents. They seed their customers’ data with trackable records, and monitor for exposure of these seeds outside of their customers’ systems.

We’re really looking to working with Matt and Enrico and supporting them on their journey.

You can read more about Seedata in the article below:

https://www.uktech.news/news/london-cybersecurity-saas-startup-seedata-io-funding-20210803

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We are very pleased to announce our investment in Worldr’s $3m seed round!

Worldr are building a new team communications platform built around privacy, security and data protection. We are very excited to be on the journey with Max Buchan and his team, alongside IQ Capital, Playfair Capital and a group of fantastic angels.

You can read more about the company and its mission in Max’s interview below with UK Tech News, or hear him talk about the company on Sky News

UK Tech News: “Slack Rival from UK Secures $3m funding for their ‘zero-trust’ messaging”

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We were really pleased to partner with CogX this year on their Cyber and Defence stage.

We delivered three sessions with some fantastic speakers, including Lindy Cameron, CEO of the NCSC, and General Tom Copinger-Symes, Director of Strategy and Military Digitisation at the UK Ministry of Defence.

You can view all of these sessions via the YouTube links below. Huge thanks to all our speakers and to our partners CogX!

“Leadership in Cyber Security”, with Lindy Cameron, CEO of the National Cyber Security Centre and Rashmy Chatterjee, CEO of ISTARI Global
“Digital transformation and UK defense”: a conversation with Major General Tom Copinger-Symes, Director of Strategy and Military Digitisation at the UK Ministry of Defence
“Data poisoning: a ticking time bomb”, with Neil S., Founder & CEO of CalypsoAI, and David Sully, Co-Founder & CEO of Advai

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As part of our CyLon Go initiative we are very pleased to be launching a partnership with Seidea, a fantastic organisation which is dedicated to diversifying the cyber security industry.

The first phase of this initiative will provide four Black and Minority women in the UK with a Comptia Sec+ scholarship.

For more details and to see the application process please visit https://www.seidea.org/scholarship

We look forward to reading your applications! Be sure to get them in ahead of the deadline on 30 July…

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