Our team of experts support start ups, governments and multinational corporations with market leading strategic research, consulting and diligence work.


Discover emerging investment opportunities and identify key partners across the value chain. Learn about the ecosystem.

Market Analysis

Arm yourself with deep-diving analysis across competitive landscapes, innovation hotspots and investment trends.

Due Diligence

Work with industry experts to identify risks in target companies, validate the science and assess skills gaps.

Case Studies

Our case studies demonstrate a robust track record of conducting ecosystem analyses leveraging both qualitative and quantitative analysis. All our work is well structured with a clear focus on the client’s end goal resulting in actionable insights.

US National Consortium

  • 100 academic papers reviewed and mapped into a filterable database in excel.
  • 20 experts interviewed with transcripts and summaries provided.
  • 50-page PowerPoint report summarising insights
  • Presentation of results back to committee
  • 8-week project

UK Quantum Computing Supplier

  • PowerPoint market mapping document
  • Review of key risks faced, and opportunities generated by emergence of cryo-CMOS

UK Quantum Computing Supplier

  • Breakdown of US National Quantum Initiative into funding buckets, initiatives, and key contacts
  • Report on top strategic opportunities and priorities

US National Consortium

  • Expert calls with 20-30 experts in the US state
  • Detailed PowerPoint document mapping key supply chain risks (including SWOT analysis for US government body)

US State Agency

  • Expert calls with 20-30 experts in the US state
  • Database of relevant academic and commercial organizations
  • SWOT analysis
  • Recommendations for state initiatives

National Government

  • Database of all entities in a national quantum ecosystem
  • SWOT analysis

We work with Trail-Blazing Companies
across the Tech Ecosystem

The company we keep

Alex Challans

is CEO and Co-Founder

He previously worked as an investment director within a London-based private equity firm where he focussed on the technology sector.

He is passionate about quantum technology’s potential to help solve some of the world’s more challenging problems. In his spare time he enjoys playing blues and jazz guitar.

Evan Kubes

is President and Co-Founder

Prior to this, Evan launched one of the first Law Firms and Management Agencies dedicated to esports, content creators and the technology sector. Given the global nature of the Quantum Technology space, Evan offers his clients a multi-jurisdictional approach to the industry, having obtained both a Canadian and American law degree.


A creative lawyer and marketer, his passion lies in assisting Quantum start-ups to strategically position themselves for success and scale.

Mark Bromwell

is deep tech due diligence lead

Mark has led successful due diligence engagements with venture capital, government bodies and private equity clients including Nordic Capital, EMK Capital, LDC, Agilitas, Mayfair Equity Partners, Phoenix, Livingbridge, Searchlight, Cathay Capital, Corsair and others.

Prior to specializing in technical due diligence, Mark held engineering, CTO and Director positions building disruptive technology products. He is a chartered engineer, an IBM-certified quantum computation engineer, and has received several engineering awards including from the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE) for designing microprocessor architectures.

Every deep tech due diligence engagement is different. Mark leads the process, and assembles a team of specialist engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs to meet the requirements of the due diligence according to the investment thesis and agreed scope.

Chris Coleman

is a Quantum Engineer and holds a
Ph.D. in Physics.

With a decade of experience across a wide array of topics including superconducting technologies, quantum optics, and quantum matter, he has contributed to research activities across the quantum tech landscape including in quantum sensing and applied quantum computing projects.

His focus is on investigating emergent aspects of the quantum computing ecosystem as it evolves from the NISQ to fault tolerant regime.

Robin Sie-Verbruggen

is our COO

Robin previously worked as an investment manager at Montagu, a UK-based private equity firm, where he focused on technology investments. He started his career as an investment banker at Lazard, and has a wealth of experience with cross-border investments, as well as tech-focused research projects.

He is passionate about space technology and excited about the many ways in which it can benefit humanity: from improving communication, to advancing medical research and environmental monitoring.