Creator Fund is delighted to share that we have 24 members joining our team this year alongside 15 investors that are continuing with us from last year for a total of 39 student investors across 25 campuses in the UK.

At Creator Fund we believe the way to find the…


Locky Wright, Student Analyst

Throughout my entire university experience at Warwick, getting accepted into the Creator Fund team has been the most valuable thing that has happened to me, both in terms of learning and my career.

This was my first VC experience. I was given all the support I…


Creator Fund has invested in an Oxford PhD team who have developed a software platform for antigen development. We led the £685k round, which included Maki, Rockmount Seed, and a president of Moderna’s infectious disease unit.

The Baseimmune founders have spent their entire lives obsessing about vaccines. …


Our new Creator Fund series looking at how adversity shaped the great founders in the Creator Fund portfolio.

How does a career ending injury give birth to a sports tech startup which has just been backed by 7x Grand Slam winner Jamie Murray and Creator Fund? …


UK universities are at the forefront of innovation. Oxford scientists are leading the way on a Covid vaccine. Inventions from fibre optics to holograms to MRI all came from our university labs. And four of the country’s current unicorns started life on campus, with Gymshark becoming the latest this summer.


In the USA, world leading companies like Facebook, Snapchat, Yahoo, and DoorDash were all built by students on campus. And with some of the best academic institutions in the world, Creator Fund believes the next generation of great tech startups will be founded in the UK’s laboratories and classrooms.

In…


The founders of POCKiT are developing a faster way of diagnosing strokes. They are three Cambridge scientists, whip smart, and they are working on a blood that one day might help clinicians save your life. Creator Fund were the first team to advise them, and a year later they are…


Supporting the next generation of Europe’s entrepreneurs

We’re here to financially and strategically support the most passionate and innovative student founders across Europe

A core part of this mission is enabling a whole generation of young people to take their first steps on their entrepreneurial journey, especially those whose backgrounds are currently underrepresented in VC and entrepreneurship…


An atypical VC’s perspective

I don’t fit the traditional VC image. I’m female, from a disadvantaged background outside of the South-East, educated in a below average state school and only learnt in the last month how to correctly say the word derivative. As a result, my route to making investment…


Our entire investment process

For many first-time founders, the world of Venture Capital and startup fundraising can be an opaque and inaccessible world. Diversity VC’s recent research has highlighted that warm introductions from those already embedded in the VC community can give startups a 13x higher chance of securing funding, making it harder for…

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Investing in Europe's best university-based founders

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