pureLiFi is a company purely focussed on Li-Fi technology. The technology was originally developed by the D-Light project at the University of Edinburgh and has been exclusively licensed to pureLiFi. This technology allows standard LED light bulbs to be turned into high speed wireless communications devices, a bit like a Wi-Fi, hence the name Li-Fi which is often used.
Company Growth (employees)
Edinburgh, GB
Size (employees)
27 (est)
PureLiFi was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Edinburgh, GB

Key People at PureLiFi

Russell Griggs

Russell Griggs


PureLiFi Office Locations

PureLiFi has an office in Edinburgh
Edinburgh, GB (HQ)
Edinburgh Technology Transfer Centre Alrick Building Max Born Crescent

PureLiFi Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$25.8 m

Latest funding size

£7 m

Time since last funding

about 1 year


PureLiFi's latest funding round in July 2016 was reported to be £7 m. In total, PureLiFi has raised $25.8 m

PureLiFi Financial Metrics


Cash (31-May-2016)

50.3 k
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


420.6 k510.8 k50.3 k

Accounts Receivable

60.8 k111.1 k252.4 k

Current Assets

481.4 k658 k319.5 k


23.7 k20.2 k18.5 k
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

-70.7 x
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PureLiFi Online and Social Media Presence

PureLiFi News and Updates

PureLiFi scores £7M Series B to commercialize pulsating light-based Wi-FI alternative

 PureLifi, the University of Edinburgh spin out that is developing what it calls ‘LiFi’ technology, an alternative to Wi-Fi that uses modulating LED light as a way of sending data from one LiFi-equipped device to another, has raised just over £7 million in Series B funding. Leading the round is Sing…

PureLiFi Company Life and Culture

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