CriticalBlue guides software developers through the task of migrating to and optimizing code on multicore platforms through the delivery of innovative and multicore software focused tools, training and services. The increasing use of complex, multicore processor architectures has accelerated demand for CriticalBlue’s technology and expertise throughout all electronic industry sectors. Headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland, with offices in San Jose, California, and Tokyo, Japan, the company has delivered multiple solutions for key aspects of embedded software design, including Prism, a multicore embedded software design environment. The company is funded by European, US Silicon Valley, Japanese venture capitalists and corporate investors.
Company Growth (employees)
Edinburgh, GB
Size (employees)
12 (est)
CriticalBlue was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Edinburgh, GB

Key People/Management at CriticalBlue

David Stewart

David Stewart

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor


CriticalBlue Office Locations

CriticalBlue has offices in Edinburgh and San Jose
Edinburgh, GB (HQ)
181 Pleasance
San Jose, US
2033 Gateway Pl

CriticalBlue Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$17.5 m

Latest funding size

$4 m

Time since last funding

over 9 years


CriticalBlue's latest funding round in September 2008 was reported to be $4 m. In total, CriticalBlue has raised $17.5 m

CriticalBlue Financials

CriticalBlue's revenue was reported to be £675.5 k in FY, 2011 which is a 291% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2011)

675.5 k

Gross profit (FY, 2011)

628.8 k

Gross profit margin (FY, 2011), %


Net income (FY, 2011)

(425.9 k)

EBITDA (FY, 2011)

(424.9 k)

EBIT (FY, 2011)

(434.3 k)

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

625.7 k
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011


172.9 k675.5 k

Cost of goods sold

19.5 k46.7 k

Gross profit

153.4 k628.8 k

Gross profit Margin, %

GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011

Net Income

(626.6 k)(425.9 k)
    Y, 2016

    Financial Leverage

    1.2 x
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