Aviva Ventures

Aviva Ventures makes investments in early-stage businesses that have the potential to transform the insurance industry.

Investment focus

We're planning to deploy £100 million over the next five years making investments of £1 - £5 million for up to 20% equity. Typically this is a Seed Plus or Series A round.

£100 million

Planned to be deployed over the next five years

We’re a strategic corporate venture fund. This means we want to develop a strategic relationship with those we invest in.

We bring expertise, global reach and scale.

The businesses we want to work with bring disruptive ideas and technologies, talent and speed. They'll help us think differently and move at pace.

What we're looking for

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The internet of things (IOT)

The connected world will change the way we do business. Whether it's your car, home, business or health, IOT technology will revolutionise the way we look at risk.

Data and analytics

Data is essential to any insurer – analytics drives competitive advantage. New insights and technologies can transform the way we look at and use data.

Innovation propositions

New technology-led propositions can give our industry fresh ways to serve customers. New products and services, seamless experiences, simple ways to interact.

Disruptive distribution

We’re looking for innovative digital distribution that helps customers manage their lives more effectively. Distribution that recognises changing needs and expectations.

Investment fund

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Financial and strategic returns

We make financial investments that bring us new opportunities, ideas and insight.

£100 million invested internationally over five years

We’re based in the UK and Singapore, but can make investments in other markets, particularly where Aviva has a presence.

Typically invest £1 million - £5 million

We take minority equity stakes of up to 20%. Typically, at Seed Plus, or Series A stage.