Ultimate Quantum Photonics


High-performance quantum photonic systems with on-demand single photons

Scalable and versatile

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Broadband Quantum Communication

Our high-perfomance technology allows building truly high-speed quantum encrypted communication links.

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Imaging & Microscopy

Next-generation precision using quantum properties of light.

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Scalable Quantum Computing

Building entangled links between computing nodes and utilising our technology for large-scale quantum information processing.


Media & Press Updates

The Quantum Daily
Quantum Tech Digital Week
Render of the semiconductor chips developed by AegiQ

AegiQ joins EPIC - European Photonics Industry Consortium

26 June 2020

UK Startup and Spin-out From The University of Sheffield Has Photonics Ambitions

21 June 2020

AegiQ to present at Quantum Tech Digital Week

19 June 2020

Sheffield’s spin-out to build the quantum technology of the future

12 December 2019


Founding Team


Max Sich

CEO & Co-Founder


Scott Dufferwiel

CTO & Co-Founder

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Maurice Skolnick



Jon Heffernan



Open Positions

Nanotechnology Engineer

Full Time

Quantum Photonics Engineer

Full Time


Get in Touch

Ground Floor, 346 Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HW, UK

Creative Destruction Lab
Funded by Innovate UK
Y Accelerator
Member of EPIC

Ground Floor, 346 Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HW, UK

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