Oxford University Innovation

Oxford University Innovation Limited is wholly owned by the University of Oxford. The company mission is to be the leading international technology transfer organisation, to transfer technology and expertise from the University of Oxford, to deliver value to all our clients, and to maximise social and economic benefits in a commercial manner. Oxford University Innovation helps staff and students to apply their expertise and research for wider social and economic benefit. Our role is to help University staff and students bring the benefits of their research and expertise to create impact in wider society. We support Oxford’s researchers, staff and students, offering commercial skills and a range of specialist resources in order to maximise research impact. Any profits from commercialisation are returned to the University for the benefit of future generations.
Company Growth (employees)
Oxford, GB
Size (employees)
126 (est)
Oxford University Innovation was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Oxford, GB

Oxford University Innovation Office Locations

Oxford University Innovation has an office in Oxford
Oxford, GB (HQ)
3 West Way
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Oxford University Innovation Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$174.4 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Oxford University Innovation Financials

Oxford University Innovation's revenue was reported to be £22.2 m in FY, 2016 which is a 10% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

22.2 m

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

5.8 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

433 k

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

649 k

EBIT (FY, 2016)

613 k

Cash (31-Jul-2016)

2.1 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.6 m4.8 m5.8 m7.6 m8.3 m10.2 m11.5 m14.5 m24.6 m22.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.2 m4 m4.4 m5.8 m6.5 m7.8 m9.8 m12.6 m19 m16.4 m

Gross profit

406 k758 k1.4 m1.8 m1.8 m2.4 m1.7 m1.9 m5.6 m5.8 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.3 m1.7 m2 m2.9 m1.4 m1.1 m1.3 m4.5 m5.3 m2.1 m

Accounts Receivable

542 k817 k776 k1.2 m1.5 m1.8 m2 m1.9 m2.4 m3.3 m

Current Assets

1.9 m2.6 m2.8 m4.2 m3.9 m4.3 m3.9 m7.5 m8.6 m8.8 m


90 k54 k18 k28 k2.4 m330 k
    GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

    Net Income

    (38 k)(5 k)923 k794 k767 k102 k(239 k)5 k2.5 m433 k

    Income Taxes Paid

    (11 k)(557 k)
      GBPY, 2016


      213.4 k

      Financial Leverage

      2.6 x
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