IQM Quantum Computers wins the Tech Tour Growth (Digital) Award 2022

IQM Quantum Computers wins the Tech Tour Growth (Digital) Award 2022. This was announced in a leading business event, where the CEOs of the Growth50 companies gathered at the annual Tech Tour Growth 50 from 28th February to the 2nd of March, and 3 companies were announced as the Tech Tour Growth Award winners 2022.

For the seventh year in a row, a Tech Tour panel of investors voted for the Growth 50 companies and the 3 Growth Awards Winners. The panel was chaired by Falk Müller-Veerse of Bryan Garnier & Co, Janke Dittmer of Gilde Healthcare, and Remy de Tonnac of ETF Partners, and was comprised of 49 growth investors.

William Stevens, Managing Director, Tech Tour, commented: “At Tech Tour, we believe that ambition and purpose attract investment. The Growth50 companies voted by the Selection and Leadership Panel show that world-class excellence and potential."

On receiving the award, Dr. Jan Goetz, CEO & Co-Founder of IQM Quantum Computers commented:

"The team of IQM is honoured to receive the Tech Tour Growth Award 2022 - Digital. It is a testimony for our progress and achievements so far and an encouragement for our future growth and impact. I'd also like to take this opportunity to congratulate other Growth50 companies and leaders for this wonderful recognition."

Commenting on the selection process, Falk Müller-Veerse, Partner, Bryan Garnier & Co, explained: “The quality of the selection committee, combined with the rigour of the process, means Tech Tour Growth 50 is now cemented as a reference tool for all those interested in up-and-coming European tech companies. Each year, our work is becoming more difficult as there is a growing number of great European companies. It is, of course, a very nice problem to have and explains the growing appeal of the Tech Tour Growth 50 as the event and list as the best growth-stage European tech companies.”

The Tech Tour Growth 50 is supported by Bryan Garnier & Co, The State of Vaud, Switzerland, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati, Silverpeak and Dealroom.

Link to the Tech Tour press release:

Research Data Insights on the Tech Tour Growth50 Selection here.

List of all presenting companies in the Tech Tour Growth50 & EIC ScalingUp 2022 are published online on the Tech Tour website here.

Video recordings of all Tech Tour Growth50 & EIC ScalingUp 2022 online sessions can be found here.

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About IQM Quantum Computers:

IQM is the Pan-European category leader in building quantum computers.

IQM provides on-premises quantum computers for supercomputing data centres and research labs and offers full access to its hardware. For industrial customers, IQM delivers quantum advantage through a unique, application-specific, co-design approach.

IQM is building Finland’s first commercial 54-qubit quantum computer with VTT, and an IQM-led consortium (Q-Exa) is building Germany’s quantum computer, which will be integrated into an HPC supercomputer to create an accelerator for future scientific research. IQM has offices in Paris, Bilbao, Munich, and Espoo and employs over 140 people. More information: