First Light Fusion

First Light Fusion Ltd is a lean, focused and agile corporation researching energy generation by inertial confinement fusion. The company was spun out from the University of Oxford in June 2011 and is based near Oxford. First Light continues to work closely with the academic community, both in the UK and internationally. The company is well-funded by both institutional investors and private individuals.

Company Growth (employees)
Yarnton, GB
Size (employees)
22 (est)
First Light Fusion was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Yarnton, GB

First Light Fusion Office Locations

First Light Fusion has an office in Yarnton
Yarnton, GB (HQ)
Oxford Industrial Park Mead Rd, Unit 10

First Light Fusion Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$35.5 m

Latest funding size

$35.5 m

Time since last funding

about 2 years


First Light Fusion's latest funding round in August 2015 was reported to be $35.5 m. In total, First Light Fusion has raised $35.5 m

First Light Fusion Financial Metrics


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

12 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1 m128.9 k12 m

Accounts Receivable

109.3 k69.4 k638.2 k

Current Assets

1.1 m198.3 k12.6 m


4.3 k10.2 k726.4 k

Total Assets

1.2 m208.5 k13.3 m

Accounts Payable

65.4 k115.1 k364.2 k

Current Liabilities

65.4 k115.1 k364.2 k

Total Liabilities

65.4 k115.1 k364.2 k

Total Equity

1.1 m93.4 k13 m

Financial Leverage

1.1 x2.2 x1 x
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1 x

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