Nesta Impact Ventures

Nesta Impact Ventures provides capital to early stage mission led businesses raising seed or series A rounds. We invest to develop sustainable, scaleable and innovative products and services that improve quality of life and opportunity. We back organisations that are aligned with Nesta’s priority themes of Education, Health and Government Innovation.


We provide finance and support to visionary founders creating transformational businesses.

Read our case study on OOMPH >

We are passionate about the potential for business to create positive change for society

Read our case study on GetMyFirstJob >

We are patient investors making long-term investments.

Read our case study on FeatureSpace >

We invest between £100,000 and £1 million over multiple investment rounds to a total of £3 million to support innovative and impactful enterprises.

Read our case study on Third Space Learning >

Meet the team

Submit a business plan

If you think that we could be the right investor for your business and would like us to review your business plan you can apply using the following form. Please bear with us if it takes us a while to review, we are a small team and often busy with live deals, we will get back to you as soon as we can.

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