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Graphcore is a company producing a proprietary processor. It offers the Intelligence Processing Unit (IPU) which is designed for artificial intelligence and enables developers to run current machine learning models orders of magnitude faster as well as AI researchers to undertake new types of work. 

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQCity of Bristol, GB
Websitegraphcore.ai

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)276(+6%)

Key People/Management at Graphcore

Nigel Toon

Nigel Toon

CEO
Nick Bishop

Nick Bishop

CFO
Simon Knowles

Simon Knowles

Founder & CTO
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Graphcore Office Locations

Graphcore has offices in City of Bristol and Palo Alto
City of Bristol, GB (HQ)
Prudential Buildings 11-19 Wine St
Palo Alto, US
167 Hamilton Ave
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Graphcore Financials and Metrics

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Graphcore's latest funding round in December 2018 was reported to be $200 m. In total, Graphcore has raised $310 m. Graphcore's latest valuation is reported to be $1.7 b.
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Graphcore Revenue

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1.7b
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Graphcore News and Updates

Graphcore founder Nigel Toon to talk about AI chips at Disrupt Berlin

It’s easy to forget that Silicon Valley starts with ‘silicon’, and that there would be no technology innovation without innovation at the silicon level. And Graphcore is well aware of that as the Bristol-based company is designing its own dedicated AI chipset. That’s why I’m glad to announce that Gr…

Graphcore to Hire 500 as U.K. Chip Startup Expands in Cambridge

Graphcore to Hire 500 as U.K. Chip Startup Expands in Cambridge

Global Artificial Intelligence Chips Market outlook to 2023 | Industry Top Key Players – Google, Intel, NVIDIA, Graphcore, Qualcomm

Wiseguyreports.Com Adds “Artificial Intelligence Chips - Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Manufacturers and Analysis of Top Key Players to 2023” To Its Research Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Chipmaker Graphcore is now worth $1.7 billion after raising $200 million from Microsoft and BMW

Britain has a new unicorn startup worth more than $1 billion. Graphcore makes computer chips for artificial intelligence applications, and has raised $200 million at a $1.7 billion valuation. Microsoft and BMW's venture arm have invested in Graphcore, joining a roster of top-tier backers. There's …

UK chipmaker Graphcore becomes a unicorn with $200m from BMW and Microsoft

UK artificial intelligence chipmaker Graphcore has raised a $200m (£158.1m) series D funding round from BMW and Microsoft, valuing the firm at $1.7bn. The round brings Graphcore's total amount raised to date to over $300m, with its new investors joining existing backers such as electronics founde…

Graphcore Secures Lead in Global AI Chip Race With $200 Million in New Capital From BMW, Microsoft and Leading Financial Investors

BRISTOL, England, December 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Graphcore reaches $1.7Bn valuation with new funding from leading venture capital, financial and strategic investors including Atomico, BMW i Ventures, Merian Chrysalis Investment Company Limited, Microsoft, Sequoia and Sofina. Graphcore, ...
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Graphcore Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Graphcore founded?

    Graphcore was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Graphcore key executives?

    Graphcore's key executives are Nigel Toon, Nick Bishop and Simon Knowles.

  • How many employees does Graphcore have?

    Graphcore has 276 employees.

  • Who are Graphcore competitors?

    Competitors of Graphcore include SambaNova Systems, Gyrfalcon Technology and Vorago Technologies.

  • Where is Graphcore headquarters?

    Graphcore headquarters is located at Prudential Buildings 11-19 Wine St, City of Bristol.

  • Where are Graphcore offices?

    Graphcore has offices in City of Bristol and Palo Alto.

  • How many offices does Graphcore have?

    Graphcore has 2 offices.