The european national security VC

MD One Ventures is the European Venture Capital team dedicated to supporting National Security Innovation for the UK, Europe and Allies.

Investing for a safer future

MD One- Europe's first National Security VC firm, was founded in 2021. The MD One team combines deep sector experience with an extensive Venture Capital track record.

With a flexible, founder friendly and agile approach to capital allocation, we partner with world class founding teams who deliver dual use technologies to commercial and governmental end users.

How we invest

Diverse Investment Scope

We invest in businesses with a strong commercial foundations who have the potential to advance the European and Allies National Security through technology innovation.

There is no requirement for a product or solution to already have a governmental track record. We are agnostic across a range of subsectors and technology types, nd have invested in both Software and Hardware based companies, with NatSet, Enterprise and Defence backgrounds.

Europe- UK- Israel

Focussing on geographies we know, we support businesses who were founded in Europe, the UK and Israel, or who have significant operational focus within our region.

Pre Seed - Series A

We are early-stage investors with extensive experience investing in Pre-Seed to Series A opportunities. Where possible, we seek to make follow on investments into two subsequent rounds.

Our investment style seeks to deliver significant value add to our portfolio, combined with a deeply Founder Friendly approach.

Latest investments


Founded in the UK, SatVu captures high quality thermal imagery and data which can be used to provide valuable insights for Industrial, Climate and Intelligence use cases.

BiFrost AI

Founded in Singapore with global operations, BiFrost delivers a powerful Generative AI tool that allows users to build high-fidelity 3D worlds and synthetic data sets, to enhance AI, simulation and robotics development across multiple sectors.

Latest news

Defence Technology is Evolving

Beauhurst research director Henry Whorwood reflects on market traction within the Defence Technology sector this year.

HotSat-1: UK spacecraft maps heat variations across Earth

MD One portfolio company SatVu releases hi fidelity thermal imagery.