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Kernel Capital confirm Hibergene Diagnostics, a portfolio Company of the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds has been awarded €1M in European Union Funding for its ‘Hg nCoV19’ test. The Dublin-based medtech company is working on a rapid diagnostic test for Covid-19, which is expected to deliver results within 60 minutes. The test will determine within […]

€1.2M Investment in Code Institute

From Left: Anthony Quigley, Co-Founder, Code Institute; Jim Cassidy, CEO, Code Institute & Kevin Healy, Senior Manager Corporate Banking, Bank of Ireland. Kernel Capital through the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Funds II and Infinity Capital have led a €1.2m investment in Code Institute, a global EdTech provider. Founded in 2015 to tackle the […]

Certification Europe acquired by Amtivo Group

From left: Dawn Walsh, Kernel Capital & Michael Brophy, Certification Europe. Kernel Capital confirm Certification Europe Ltd, a portfolio Company of the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds has been acquired by the UK-based Amtivo Group.  Amtivo Group’s portfolio of companies include the British Assessment Bureau (BAB), myActiv and Equas Consulting. Headquartered in Dublin, Certification […]

Waterford Company Delivers

Annually held in Shenzhen, China, the HTC Vive Conference has over 2,000 participants from 55 countries. This week in emergency circumstances due to the travel restrictions imposed across the world, the conference is being hosted on a Waterford Company’s virtual reality platform. The portfolio company of the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds, IVRE has been […]

Kernel Capital partner with 0100 PE & VC Conference Dublin

Kernel Capital manager of the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds are partnering with 0100 Conferences for their 4th Annual Dublin PE & VC Conference in the Alex Hotel, Dublin on the 29th April 2020. This conference brings together over 300 Private Equity & Venture Capital Partners, Funds and Firms from all over Europe. Collaborating […]