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Belfast, BT1 6PJ, IRL


Managing Partner


ACT Venture Capital

ACT Venture Capital is Ireland’s leading venture capital firm. Founded as an independent operation in 1994, ACT has completed over 70 investments, principally in technology based companies serving global markets.

ACT takes a stage diversified approach to investing in exceptional companies operating in Information & Communications Technology, Internet & Media, Healthcare and the Development Capital sector.

ACT has raised over €350 million sourced from leading American, European, Irish and UK institutions. We provide capital to high potential companies located within Ireland, the UK and Europe in the range of €1 million to €15 million.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Scurri 1/2014Seed$1.7M7
Trustev 10/2013Seed$3M7
Soundwave 7/2013Venture Round$900k8
Cubic Telecom 5/2013Series B$5.2M3
FeedHenry 5/2013Series A$9M5
Digit Game Studios 1/2013Series A$2.5M3
Swrve 11/2012Venture Round$6.25M5
Soundwave 10/2012Seed$1M5
Keelvar 8/2012Seed€750k3
SkillPages 6/2012Series B$9.5M1
Digit Game Studios 5/2012Seed$1.25M2
Storyful 12/2011Venture Round1
Biosensia 12/2011Venture Round€1.2M3
Seedcamp 9/2011Venture Round€2M6
Novate Medical 5/2011Series B€8.7M3
Cappella Medical Devices 10/2010Series D€10.5M5
Firecomms 1/2009Venture Round$5M6
Corvil 4/2008Venture Round$12M3
CR2 4/2008Venture Round$1.56M2
BravoSolution 6/2007Venture Round$1.58M2
Cape Clear Software 5/2007Venture Round$4.95M4
Frontier Silicon 1/2007Venture Round$31.3M8
Firecomms 4/2006Series A€9.6M3
Cape Clear Software 4/2006Series D$15M4
Silicon & Software Systems 12/2005Venture Round$11.8M1
CR2 5/2005Venture Round$12.6M2
Frontier Silicon 2/2005Venture Round$28M5
Corvil 2/2005Series C$19.5M3
Straatum Processware 1/2005Series C$5.65M3



  1. E-Commerce Player Scurri raises €1.2m in second seed round ( [edit]
  2. Trustev Closes $3M Seed Funding Round ( [edit]
  3. Soundwave, The Music Discovery App Backed By Mark Cuban, Is Placing A Big Bet On Big Data ( [edit]
  4. Cubic Telecom Secures $5.2M To Create Devices That Roam Mobile Networks Cheaply ( [edit]
  5. FeedHenry Secures $9M Funding Led By Intel Capital To Feed Boom in Mobile Enterprise ( [edit]
  6. Digit Raises $2.5M Series A For Its ‘Seamlessly Cross-Platform’ Games ( [edit]
  7. Mobile-and-social app analytics firm Swrve raises $6.25M ( [edit]
  8. Soundwave raises €1 million in seed funding from Mark Cuban and ACT Venture Capital, hits 560,000 plays five days after launch ( [edit]
  9. Keelvar raises €750k to expand government procurement service ( [edit]
  10. Skills Marketplace SkillPages Raises $9.5M Series B Round To Fund U.S. Expansion, Mobile Push ( [edit]
  11. Citation Needed [add]
  12. Storyful Backed by AIB Start-Up Accelerator Fund ( [edit]
  13. Biosensia Raises €1.2M in Funding ( [edit]
  14. Seedcamp Expands; Adds €2 Million To Its Coffers, Partners With 500 Startups, AngelList ( [edit]
  15. Novate Medical Raises €8.7M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  16. Cappella Completes First Tranche of €10.5M Series D Investment ( [edit]
  17. Firecomms raises $5 million ( [edit]
  18. Corvil secures $12million in New Funding; Vesbridge Partners becomes newest Corvil investor ( [edit]
  19. EDGAR [edit]
  20. EDGAR [edit]
  21. EDGAR [edit]
  22. Frontier Silicon secures £16 million funding led by new investor Mitsui Private Equity ( [edit]
  24. Cape Clear Software raises $15M in funds ( [edit]
  25. EDGAR [edit]
  26. EDGAR [edit]
  27. Frontier Silicon closes $28 million investment led by ACT Venture Capital and Apax Partners' Funds ( [edit]
  28. Corvil secures euro15M in venture financing; Apax Partners, Cisco Systems and ACT Venture Capital continue investment through Series C Funding. ( [edit]
  29. EDGAR [edit]
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