aegiq team


Aegiq (/ˈiːdʒɪk/, ee-jik) is building a new generation of networking and computing with quantum technology. The company is using its pioneering single-photon and integrated quantum optics platform to address the demand for next-gen fibre and satellite quantum communications, as well as drive further research and development in quantum computing and quantum optics using its advanced technology.

Press releases

aegiq team
20. January 2022

Aegiq secures seed investment to revolutionize trust in global telecommunications and computing with quantum photonics

A quantum photonics spin-out from the University of Sheffield lands seven-figure investment from a syndicate, led by High-Tech Gründerfonds, to develop next-generation networking with quantum securityThe investment comes along with funding from Innovate UK and brings Aegiq’s total funding to over £3.5m Sheffield, UK; 20th January 2022: Aegiq has today announced that it secured seed investment from an investor syndicate led by High-Tech Gründerfonds, with participation of Deepbrid

Info & Contact

Max Sich, CEO


Aegiq Ltd.
Cooper Buildings
Arundel Street
S1 2NS

In portfolio

22. Dec 2021


HTGF Manager

Dr. Gernot Berger, Senior Investment Manager