Imprimatur is a leading international investment business headquartered in the UK, focused on the commercialisation of high-growth IP backed opportunities from universities, research institutes and other sources worldwide.
Hertzian, one of the first companies formed as part of Falmouth University’s Launch Pad programme, launched in August 2015. Hertzian specialises in finding key actionable points amongst large volumes of customer feedback through the use of tailored Artificial Intelligence applications.
“We are delighted to have been associated with Falmouth University’s Launch Pad Programme and Hertzian are a prime example of the high quality new technology companies that have sprung from it. We are extremely excited by being an early investor in this business and look forward to assisting its management with its plans for growth.” said Ian Watson, CEO of Imprimatur Capital Ltd.
Professor Anne Carlisle, Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive, Falmouth University, added “Falmouth University is playing a vital role in forging the growth of the digital economy in Cornwall, the UK and worldwide through the generation of high-value business. Hertzian are a perfect example of how the Launchpad programme works. Creating a business built to market demand, attracting significant investment, will ensure the county’s economy will flourish through creativity, innovation and enterprise.”.
Garry Barter, CEO of Hertzian Ltd, commented about the addition of Imprimatur Capital to the share register and its COO, Christopher Hunt to the board, “As a developing business, it’s incredibly important to surround yourself with individuals and investors who add value and can help push you onto the next level, with Falmouth University and Imprimatur Capital Ltd, Hertzian are now in the position to do that.”.