Qbic is a seed and early-stage and sector agnostic inter-university fund investing in spin-offs and young innovating companies that have a technology link with Qbic’s partner universities and research institutions. Qbic is managed by an independent team of seasoned investment and business professionals. With over €81 million under management, Qbic is one of the largest inter-university spin-off funds in Europe. Qbic I was incorporated in 2012, invested in 18 companies and is currently in divestment phase. Qbic II started in December 2016.
UAntwerp is one of the first-line strategic partners of Qbic II. First-line partners provide Qbic with a very early visibility on their spin-off pipeline.