Graphcore designs microprocessors for artificial intelligence (“AI”) applications.
• At 31 December 2019 Sofina has on observer seat in the decision making bodies of the company.
Headquartered in Bristol, UK, Graphcore is a chip manufacturer who built an Intelligence Processing Unit (“IPU”) for the rapidly growing artificial intelligence market. The IPU is the fastest and most flexible platform for current and future machine intelligence applications, lowering the cost of AI in the cloud and datacenters, and improving performance and efficiency. Sofina entered Graphcore’s capital in 2018. Other shareholders include: Sequoia Capital, Atomico, Microsoft, Dell, Samsung and Bosch Venture Capital.
United Kingdom | 2018